The 193-197 civil war in the roman empire 5
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The 193-197 civil war in the roman empire 5 - 2010-04-05 14:15:20

By the end of 195, Albinus was declared a public enemy by the Senate under pressure from Severus. The coalition was broken. The governor of Britain responded by proclaiming himself emperor and invading Gaul, supported by few cities, provinces and an important part of the senators. Septimius Severus was going to achieve what he clearly had in mind from the beginning: creating a new dynasty. His 8 years old son was proclaimed Caesar…