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The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Augustus

Karl Galinsky - Art - 2005 - 407 pages
The age of Augustus, commonly dated to 30 BC--AD 14, was a pivotal period in world history. A time of tremendous change in Rome, Italy, and throughout the Mediterranean world ...
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God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination

Richard Jenkyns - Architecture - 2013 - 407 pages
God, Space, and City in the Roman Imagination is a unique exploration of the relationship between the ancient Romans' visual and literary cultures and their imagination ...
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Spectacle Entertainments of Early Imperial Rome

Richard C. Beacham - History - 1999 - 306 pages
The presentations in the theater, gladiatorial combats, chariot races in the circus, animal hunts, triumphal processions, and other public entertainments of early imperial Rome ...
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Staging the World: Spoils, Captives, and Representations in the Roman ...

Ida Ostenberg - History - 2009 - 327 pages
An illustrated study of the Roman triumphal procession which asks the questions: What was displayed? How was it paraded? What was the response? Ida Ostenberg analyses the ...
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The Art of Rome C.753 B.C.-A.D. 337: Sources and Documents

Jerome Jordan Pollitt - Art - 1966 - 252 pages
This book consists of a comprehensive collection of ancient literary evidence on Roman art and artists, assembled together in translation and provided with linking passages to ...
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The Architecture of Roman Temples: The Republic to the Middle Empire

John W. Stamper - Architecture - 2005 - 287 pages
This book examines the development of Roman temple architecture from its earliest history in the sixth century BC to the reigns of Hadrian and the Antonines in the second ...
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The Cambridge Companion to the Roman Republic

Harriet I. Flower - Art - 2004 - 405 pages
This companion examines all aspects of Roman history and civilization from the founding of the republic in 509 BC to the crossing of the Rubicon in 49 BC, by which Julius ...
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The Roman Forum: A Reconstruction and Architectural Guide

Gilbert J. Gorski, James E. Packer - Social Science - 2015
The Roman Forum was in many ways the heart of the Roman Empire. Today, the Forum exists in a fragmentary state, having been destroyed and plundered by barbarians, aristocrats ...
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Ancient Rome: An Introductory History

Paul A. Zoch - History - 2012 - 320 pages
The events and personalities of ancient Rome spring to life in this history, from its founding in 753 B.C. to the death of the philosopher-emperor Marcus Aurelius in A.D. 180 ...
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