Rome's Last Citizen
The Life and Legacy of Cato, Mortal Enemy of CaesarBook - 2012
"Marcus Porcius Cato: aristocrat who walked barefoot and slept on the ground with his troops, political heavyweight who cultivated the image of a Stoic philosopher, a hardnosed defender of tradition who presented himself as a man out of the sacred Roman past - and the last man standing when Rome's Republic fell to tyranny. His blood feud with [Julius] Caesar began in the chamber of the Senate, played out on the battlefields of a world war, and ended when he took his own life rather than continuing to live under a tyrant. ..."--Book jacket.
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
Description: ix, 366 p. ; 25 cm
Branch Call Number: 937.05092 Cat