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- Gaius Octavius was born in Rome on September 23, 63 B.C., taking the same name as his father. The historian Suetonius said, ?Cassius of Palma sneers at Octavius as the grandson of a baker and a money-changer, writing in one of his letters, ?Your mother?s flour came from a miserable Arician bakery, and the coin stained hands of a money-changer from Nerulum kneaded it,?? speaking of Octavius? modest background.
- Auschwitz was the most streamlined mass killing centers ever created and was one of the five “death camps” constructed by the Nazis during World War II. Construction of the camp began after Heinrich Himmler ordered its creation on April 27, 1940. Auschwitz continued to grow until 1945 when it was evacuated by the Nazis.
- In his teens, he caught the attention of his granduncle Julius Caesar. Caesar, the dictator of Rome at the time, was very fond of Octavian. In March, 44 BCE, Caesar was murdered, and Octavian s life was changed forever. A few days after his death, Caesar s will was read.
- Augustus Caesaar is known as one of the most prominent and capable leaders in Roman history. Born as Gaius Octavius Thurnius, Augustus became a member of the Second Triumvirate. He eventually defeated the army of his fellow Triumvirate member, Marcus Antonius and became sole ruler of Rome.
- The Nazi camp of Auschwitz, located thirty miles west of Krakow, was the largest, most deadly camp used during World War II (Friedrich 2). Built in 1940, it was the first camp located beyond the frontiers of the Third Reich (Friedrich 4). “According to various estimates, 1,600, people were murdered in the killing center?” (Yahil 372).
- Where Their Lives Ended Concentration camps are widely involved in people s knowledge of the Holocaust. This is evident because death affects human emotions, and death is what occurred at the concentration camps. The Holocaust is remembered for all of the murdering committed, and these camps were where a majority of where it took place.
- Augustus Caesar, the Rome’s first true Emperor was the historical figure who had the greatest impact upon the western world between the dawn of civilization and the end of the middle ages. Augustus Caesar (31B.C. – 14 A.D.) was originally named Gaius Octivian, the name Augustus was granted by the Roman Senate, which means magnificent.
- The camp originally housed political prisoners from occupied Poland and concentration camps within Germany. Large numbers of Poles, Soviet prisoners of war, gypsies, and homosexuals died at Auschwitz. Jews compromised the largest amount of prisoners.
- The statue of Augustus from Livia’s villa at Prima Porta is a marble copy of the original bronze statue that celebrates the return of the Roman standards by the Parthians in 53 BCE. The statue was set up in the year after Augustus’ death. It is 6 8 tall whereas Augustus was about 5′7″ and shows him as a young man in military uniform.
- Augustus was one of the single most extraordinary emperors to ever rule theRoman Empire, he was also the first. Augustus set a precept for emperors to come. Someemperors followed it, some tried, and some didn?t try at all. My report is about twoemperors of Rome that didn?t rule in light of Augustus, and probably couldn?t help it,considering they were most definitely insane.
- This superb pair standing statue remains semi-attached to the limestone block from which they were carved. There is chipping on the surface of Memi’s (man) right arm.
- The Aztec Ruled a mighty empire for more then 1, years! For a century the Aztecs of Tenochtitlan had been the greatest power in Mexico. As they grew in political status they became sophisticated and civilized. The Aztecs had a very neat religion that they practiced they worshipped gods and sacrificed people and animals.
- One of the largest concentration camps was located thirty-seven miles west of Krakow, Poland. Auschwitz was the camp where Jewish people were worked and killed.
- Auschwitz was not one but three different concentration and execution camps. Each camp had it own purpose. The first camp was called Auschwitz I. It was mainly used as a central camp for Nazi officers, producing economic and military-industrial enterprise, and holding enemies of the Nazis.
- Octavian Augustus is known as the first, and one of the greatest, Roman Emperors ever. Octavian enabled the long, peaceful time of the Pax Romana by changing Rome from a fragile, crumbling republican government to a great and mighty empire. Octavian’s government was strong enough to withstand weak emperors who mishandled the Empire.
- Caesar Augustus the nephew of Julius Caesar became the sole emperor of Rome, after Julius?s assassination and now he is going to take over Rome but the only problem is that Rome?s power was divided between three people Julius Caesar and Marc Antony and Lepidus.
- “Imagine now a man who is deprived of everyone he loves, and at the same time of his house, his habits, his clothes, in short, of everything he possesses: he will be a hollow man, reduced to suffering and needs, forgetful of dignity and restraint, for he who loses all often easily loses himself.
- Agamemnon is the first of a trilogy, called the Oresteia, which continues with The Libation-Bearers and concludes with The Eumenides. The trilogy–the only such work to survive from Ancient Greece–is considered by many critics to be the greatest Athenian tragedy ever written, both for the power of its poetry and the strength of its characters.
- Medical Conditions at Auschwitz The medical conditions in concentration camps were very horrable. Manythings happened to the prisoners at this camp and most of the worst thingshappened because of the medical treatments. Throughout all the camps medical experiments were performed on theprisoners.
- Primo Levi?s book, Surviving Auschiwitz, tells about the results of one group of people hating another group of people, the Nazis; hatred for the Jews. The Nazis justified their actions, however, in an attempt to explain the horrible things done to Primo Levi and his fellow victims.