Daily Life in Ancient Rome

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Wiley, Oct 20, 1994 - History - 328 pages
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This book, now available in paperback, concerns the everyday private and public lives of the citizens of ancient Rome. Drawing on a broad selection of contemporary sources, the author examines the institutions, actions and rituals of day to day life.

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User Review  - ritaer - LibraryThing

Interesting book, but I can't like the Romans as much as the author seems to. Terry Jones' _Barbarians_ seems a clearer picture of Rome was all about--destroying whatever was not Rome. Read full review

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User Review  - philae_02 - LibraryThing

If there was ever anything that you wanted to know about living in ancient Rome, then Dupont will cover it in this book. Family, children, business, military, food, dining, etc -- the culture is ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

Florence Dupont is Professor of Latin at the University of Nice.

Christopher Woodall is a freelance translator and journalist.

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