Everyday life in ancient Rome

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Batsford, 1961 - Rome - 207 pages
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This account covers the daily lives of all classes of Romans. The author gives as vivid a picture of the wealth and extravagance of the upper classes, as of the poverty and sualor in which the poorer citizens lived. Food, homes, clothes, work and play are all dealt with in detail.

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This is a helpful, general knowledge work on many of the ordinary aspects of Roman life. In many ways, it is similar to Jerome Carcopino's Daily Life in Ancient Rome and Handbook to Life in Ancient ... Read full review

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ACKNOWLEDGMENT
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GROWING UP IN ANCIENT ROME
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HI FAMILY LIFE
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