Write the biography of Marcus Aurelius from the Ancient Roman History
Paper must include at least 4 legit citations of the sources and please try to include everything that is mentioned below
1. Basic biographical information about the person- date and location of birth and death; social status if applicable; position in the Roman world or relationship to a notable person; discussion of what that person did in his/her lifetime
2. Summary of the primary sources that discuss the person. When were those sources written in comparison to the persons life? What biases, if any, are there and why do you think this would be so? How reliable are the sources? Do you think the characterization of the person throughout history is correct?
3. If you were able to find a primary source about that that person that does not exist today, what would it be and what would we be able to learn from that source?
4. What is the legacy of this person to Roman history and possibly beyond? (i.e. Why would we study this person out of all the characters in Roman history?)