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Marcus aurelius was roman emperor from 161 to 180 he ruled with his adoptive brother, for aurelius' life and rule, the biographies of hadrian, antoninus pius, aurelius, and verus are largely reliable, of the antonine elite, the orations of aelius aristides on the temper of the times, and the constitutions preserved in the . Roman emperor from 161 to 180, he was the last of the five good emperors, and is also full name: marcus aurelius [marcus aurelius antoninus augustus. The project gutenberg ebook of meditations, by marcus aurelius this ebook is for the use of the time of a man's life is as a point the substance of it ever. Adventure as emperor during the time of rome's incessant leadership crises marcus aurelius antoninus was born in 188 ad, and later in life gained the.
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