Trajan Decius (249-251 A.D.) and Usurpers During His Reign

Geoffrey Nathan and Robin McMahon Geoffrey NathanSan Diego State University Early Life and Public Career Any discussion of Decius (and for most third century emperors) must be prefaced by an understanding that the historical tradition is incomplete, fragmentary, and not wholly trustworthy. Any reconstruction of his life and reign will therefore be to some degree … Read more Trajan Decius (249-251 A.D.) and Usurpers During His Reign