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By J. C. Coulston,Hazel Dodge

A significant new publication at the archaeology of Rome. The chapters, via a powerful checklist of individuals, are written to be as updated and helpful as attainable, detailing plenty of new examine. There are new maps for the topography and monuments of Rome, an immense learn bibliography containing 1,700 titles and the quantity is richly illustrated. crucial for all Roman students and scholars. Contents: Preface: a bird's eye view ( Peter Wiseman ); creation ( Jon Coulston and Hazel stay away from ); Early and Archaic Rome ( Christopher Smith ); town of Rome within the center Republic ( Tim Cornell ); the ethical museum: Augustus and just like Rome ( Susan Walker ); Armed and belted males: the soldiery in Imperial Rome ( Jon Coulston ); the development in Imperial Rome ( Janet Delaine and G Aldrete ); The feeding of Imperial Rome: the mechanics of the foodstuff offer process ( David Mattingly ); `Greater than the pyramids': the water provide of historic Rome ( Hazel stay away from ); interesting Rome ( Kathleen Coleman ); residing and loss of life within the urban of Rome: homes and tombs ( John Patterson ); Religions of Rome ( Simon rate ); Rome within the overdue Empire ( Neil Christie ); Archaeology and innovation ( Hugh Petter ); Appendix: assets for the examine of old Rome ( Jon Coulston and Hazel avert ).

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