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By J. C. Coulston,Hazel Dodge

A significant new e-book at the archaeology of Rome. The chapters, through a powerful record of members, are written to be as up to date and helpful as attainable, detailing plenty of new examine. There are new maps for the topography and monuments of Rome, an important examine bibliography containing 1,700 titles and the amount is richly illustrated. crucial for all Roman students and scholars. Contents: Preface: a bird's eye view ( Peter Wiseman ); advent ( Jon Coulston and Hazel ward off ); Early and Archaic Rome ( Christopher Smith ); the town of Rome within the center Republic ( Tim Cornell ); the ethical museum: Augustus and similar to 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 approach ( David Mattingly ); `Greater than the pyramids': the water offer of historical Rome ( Hazel stay away from ); exciting Rome ( Kathleen Coleman ); dwelling and demise within the urban of Rome: homes and tombs ( John Patterson ); Religions of Rome ( Simon expense ); Rome within the overdue Empire ( Neil Christie ); Archaeology and innovation ( Hugh Petter ); Appendix: assets for the research of historical Rome ( Jon Coulston and Hazel avoid ).

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