Infographic: How Diocletian tried to save the Roman Empire

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Introduction           Gaius Aurelius Valerius Diocletianus (244–311), known as Diocletian (284-305), was born in Dalmatia and began his military career as a simple soldier, later serving as commander of Numerianus’ personal bodyguards. After the short reign of Emperor Carus and the death of his son Carinus, Diocletian was proclaimed emperor by the Roman army. At … Read more