Thorsten Opper - Art - 2008 - 256 pages
Even in the panoply of Roman history, Hadrian stands out. Emperor from 117 to 138 ad, he was at once a benevolent ruler and a ruthless military leader, known for his restless ...
Paul Rehak, John G. Younger - Architecture - 2009 - 288 pages
Caesar Augustus promoted a modest image of himself as the first among equals (princeps), a characterization that was as popular with the ancient Romans as it is with many ...
Matthew P. Canepa - History - 2009 - 425 pages
This book is a true tour de force in the scholarship of the late ancient world. Canepa has bridged the traditional divide between Classical and Iranian studies to illuminate ...
William Gell - Art - 2010 - 312 pages
Volume 1 of this 1832 new edition provides a fascinating look at the then current archaeological excavations in Pompeii.
William Gell - Art - 2010 - 308 pages
Volume 2 of this 1832 new edition provides a fascinating look at the then current archaeological excavations in Pompeii.
Paul Roberts - Art - 2009 - 80 pages
Introduces ancient Roman society and the everyday life of people of different classes and occupations.
Martin Beckmann - History - 2011 - 264 pages
One of the most important monuments of Imperial Rome and at the same time one of the most poorly understood, the Column of Marcus Aurelius has long stood in the shadow of the ...