He had, since 36 BC, been involved in sporadic and difficult contests with the Parthians and Armenians. Or was it because the ice melted in the hand and that the fragile beauty of the thing could be seen no longer, or was it the sense that the information contained within was lost for ever that made the experience significant?
These are stumbling blocks that we need to uproot before we can find our way to where we really belong. His inspiration appears to have been his personal experience: This agreement saw Sextus's control over Corsica, Sardinia, and Sicily made "official" with a promise that he'd be given the Peloponnese and a consulship in due course.
The reality is, making money is such hard work that it changes you. However murky the details in each case, they can all be seen as victims of the Augustan succession system.
With the establishment of the triumvirate six months later, he seized Sicily and, as a beacon of resistance against the triumvirs, was greatly reinforced by refugees from the proscriptions, survivors of Philippi, those dispossessed by the veteran settlements in Italy, and any remaining forces of republican sentiment.
Complexity is inherent to engaging with environmental change and emotion is a core tenet of how people engage with complex and abstract problems. It is our believe that to adequately represent the multiplicity of climate change we should not focus upon case specific subjects, but instead try to represent a complex entanglement of issues manifesting as loops of causality or feedback.
But the demand for visible, knowable relations of cause-and-effect are not serving to help us accept the unquantifiable interconnectedness of our small everyday life gestures and the macro-scale of climate change influenced shifts in weather patterns.
Which I took as Extractable Lesson number one: It will be used in determining qualification for automatic admission. Yet thrust into the maelstrom of urgency, the kinds of short-cut to efficacy that is often willed for artworks, could reduce the capacity of the work to resonate differently.
In the face of apparent global indifference, I start to feel I must be insane to feel the challenge of climate change so acutely. Don Linn, the investment banker who took over the catfish farm in Mississippi, learned this lesson the hard way. Rendering the systems of relation visible — the impetus behind the creation of World Factory, which explores our embeddedness in global consumer capitalism — is part of the project.
Many of the troops at Brundisium joined his cause, and as he moved toward Rome his retinue grew in size, especially from among the ranks of veterans settled by Caesar in Italian colonies.
As rehearsal rather than performancescenario-building allows us to work out how changed conditions might affect us, and who we might be under those conditions. Augustus relinquished the consulship which he had been monopolizing since 31 BC and was only to take it up on two further occasions in the rest of his life, for dynastic reasons.
Just a tourist stand promoting the UK as a holiday destination. Despite the risk of being branded a public enemy, he toured the Caesarian colonies of Campania and, relying on old loyalties, raised a private army from among Caesar's veterans, perhaps 10, strong.
Many generations missed educational privilege. But with something even better too: Perhaps he dismissed the youth's actions as a sideshow bearing little relevance to the main thrust of politics.
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