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  - DLMorrese - LibraryThing

Most histories of the Roman Republic cover wars and conquests, roads and architecture. This one tells us about how the people of Rome in the centuries prior to the Empire lived. It may suffer a bit ... Read full review

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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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