Memoirs of Hadrian

Describe symbolism in Memoirs of Hadrian by Marguerite Yourcenar

Asked by
Last updated by Jill D
1 Answers
Log in to answer

Trajan's Column was built in Rome to honor the conquests of the Emperor Trajan. Hadrian sees the monument as a symbol of the militarism he wishes to end.

Source(s)

Memoirs of Hadrian