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Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus: The Complex Legacy of Rome’s Enigmatic Emperor

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Meet Tiberius Claudius Caesar Augustus Germanicus, also known as Claudius, a Roman emperor who ruled from 41 to 54 AD. Born in 10 BC into the powerful Julio-Claudian dynasty, he was the son of Nero Claudius Drusus, a prominent Roman general, and was destined for great things. However, his family considered him weak and mentally …

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