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Rome: A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History
Rome
A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History
Paperback      ISBN: 0375711686
A long-time former head art critic for Time presents an authoritative history of the Roman empire that provides coverage of an extensive range of topics from its government and architecture to its influence on culture and politics, sharing complementary personal insights from the author's 1958 visit. Reprint. 40,000 first printing.
Pax Romana: War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World
Pax Romana
War, Peace and Conquest in the Roman World
Hardcover      ISBN: 0300178824
A groundbreaking and comprehensive history of the Roman Peace from one of the leading historians of the ancient world
Palmyra 1885: The Wolfe Expedition and the Photographs of John Henry Haynes
Palmyra 1885
The Wolfe Expedition and the Photographs of John Henry Haynes
Paperback      ISBN: 0956594875
PALMYRA 1885, by Benjamin Anderson and Robert G. Ousterhout, is the first published record of the five fruitful days that father of American archaeological photography, John Henry Haynes, spent in Syria’s ancient desert city, whose most important monuments were destroyed by the self-styled Islamic State in 2015.
The Early Church
The Early Church
Paperback      ISBN: 0140231994
Examines the beginning of the Christian movement during the first centureis AD, and the explosive force of its expansion throughout the Roman world.
The Family in Ancient Rome: New Perspectives
The Family in Ancient Rome
New Perspectives
Paperback      ISBN: 0801494605
Essays discuss the structure of the Roman family, women and succession, family finances, the status of children, wet-nurses, and legal rights
Dynasty: The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar
Dynasty
The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar
Paperback      ISBN: 0345806727
The follow-up to "Rubicon" picks up with the murder of Julius Caesar and depicts the intrigue, ambition, and treachery of Emperors Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero.
Handbook to Life in Ancient Rome
Handbook to Life in Ancient Rome
Paperback      ISBN: 0195123328
This handy reference provides full access to the 1,200 years of Roman rule from the 8th century B.C. to the 5th century A.D., including information that is hard to find and even harder to decipher. Clear, authoritative, and highly organized, Handbook to Life in Ancient Rome provides a unique look at a civilization whose art, literature, law, and engineering influenced the whole of Western Europe throughout the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and beyond. The myriad topics covered include rulers; the legal and governmental system; architectural feats such as the famous Roman roads and aqueducts; the many Roman religions and festivals; the Roman system of personal names; contemporary poets and historians; even typical Roman leisure pursuits. Each chapter includes an extensive bibliography, as well as more than 125 site-specific photographs and line drawings. Maps chart the expansion and contraction of the territory from the foundation city of Rome itself to the Byzantine Empire and the ultimate decline of the West. Combining both archaeological and historical evidence, the Handbook to Life in Ancient Rome is perfect for anyone interested in Roman history, the classics, or an overview of the amazing period in which the Romans ruled.
History of the Later Roman Empire: From the Death of Theodosius I to the Death of Justinian
History of the Later Roman Empire
From the Death of Theodosius I to the Death of Justinian
Paperback      ISBN: 0486203999
Volume 2 of classic history. One of the world's foremost historians chronicles the major forces and events in the history of the Western and Byzantine Empires from the death of Theodosius (A.D. 395) to the death of Justinian (A.D. 565). "An important and valuable contribution to our knowledge." — Classical Review.
The Gods of Roman Britain
The Gods of Roman Britain
Paperback      ISBN: 0852636342
An examination of the religious beliefs of the people of the Roman province of Britain, from the Celtic background to the composite religion which eventually emerged.
Rome in Africa
Rome in Africa
Hardcover      ISBN: 0415082617