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SS Unit 3 Chapter 8
Section 3 - vocab
|a small river at the southern boundary of Caesar's command area: "crossing the Rubicon"
|cape on the western coast of Greece
|member of the First Triumvirate who declared himself dictator of Rome for life in 44 B.C.; made many changes \ reforms in Rome
|Caesar's grandnephew; member of the Second Trimvirate; laid the foundation for a new system of government in Rome - the Roman Empire
|member of the Senond Trimirate; formed an alliance with the Egyptian queen Cleopatra; defeated by Octavian at the Battle of Actium
|political leader, writer, and public speaker; argued against dictators and favored representative government with limited powers
|name assumed by Octavian once he became Emperor of Rome; means "the revered or majestic one"
|large farming estates in ancient rome
|in ancient Rome, a three-person ruling group