Agrippina Essay Topics

Messalina and Agrippina the Younger

Tiberius Claudius Augustus Germanicus or commonly known as Claudius I was descended from Julio-Claudian dynasty. He was the son of Nero Claudius Drusus and Antonia Minor, the daughter of Marc Anthony. He was the brother of highly favored Germanicus, the father of Caligula. He suffered what was like cerebral palsy during his youth and this… View Article

Basis of Agrippina’s Power and Influence

Roman society from republican times through to the empire worked on a system of “patronage”. Patron- client relationships existed through all levels of roman society. A patron was expected to assist his clients and their relatives by advancing their careers. In return the client had to support and further the cause of the patron, often… View Article