The Roman Empire
This compact book - which appeared earlier in the multivolume series A History of Private Life - is a history of the Roman Empire in pagan times. It is an interpretation setting forth in detail the universal civilization of the Romans - so much of it Hellenic - that later gave way to Christianity. The civilization, culture, literature, art, and even religion of Rome are discussed in this masterly work by a leading scholar.
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The Household and Its Freed Slaves
Where Public Life Was Private
Work and Leisure
Public Opinion and Utopia
Pleasures and Excesses
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