Essays Tagged: "Triumvirate"

Questionable Heros in the Play Julius Caesar

Pompey and Pompey's sons. He did this to gain complete control of Rome instead of sticking with the triumvirate that had currently ruled. He was ambitious, or so it was said, and he wanted only power. ... hough, he shows that he is mainly after the power also in saying that the third person of their new triumvirate, Lepidus, is not a worthy adversary and is only good enough to carry messages. Antony go ...

(3 pages) 55 1 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Would a triumvirate Presidency make the executive branch more democratic, or would it simply make things worse?

A triumvirate presidency appears like a solid plan at first glance, but it is far too complicated and ... far too complicated and would slow down the process of the executive branch. The theory behind the triumvirate presidency is that three presidents make for a more democratic decision-making process a ...

(2 pages) 33 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

My Personal Visit to a Jollibee Chain

er the family name)- a Chinese businessman and formerNCAA soccer star that formed the formidable triumvirate ofPepe Te and Larry Chua of Mapua back in the 60's - told meof their grave concern ...

(2 pages) 81 2 3.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

"A triple pillar of the world or a strumpet's fool?" - Impressions of Antony

at focuses on the events thattake place whilst Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt and Antony, a member of thetriumvirate in Italy, are conducting a highly visible love affair. WhilstCleopatra is portrayed as a ... er Julius Caesar was assassinated in 44 BC, Antony joined Lepidus andOctavius Caesar to make up the triumvirate - the three leaders of Italy.Despite being criticised by many at the start of the play, ...

(6 pages) 20 0 3.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Antony and Cleopatra

nforming him that his wife, Fulvia, is dead and that Pompey is raising an army to rebel against the triumvirate, Antony decides to return to Rome. In Antony's absence, Octavius Caesar and Lepidus, his ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

In the period of 70 to 50 BC, how important was it for Cicero to align himself with Pompey? (30 Marks)

ing him to be more radical with his pursuit of political success. Cicero held little regard for the Triumvirate as it embodied the antithesis of the Republic and seldom worked to his benefit. Later he ... elied on Pompey, he would have taken the position regardless of his morals. So his rejection of the triumvirate suggests that, at this point, Cicero was not so desperate for the support of political p ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies