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Imperium and Cosmos: Augustus and the Northern Campus Martius

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 ...
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Pompeiana: The Topography, Edifices and Ornaments of Pompeii, the Result of ...

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.
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Pompeiana: The Topography, Edifices and Ornaments of Pompeii, the Result of ...

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.
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The Ancient Romans: Their Lives and Their World

Paul Roberts - Art - 2009 - 80 pages
Introduces ancient Roman society and the everyday life of people of different classes and occupations.
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Letter and Report on the Discoveries at Herculaneum

Johann Joachim Winckelmann, Carol C. Mattusch - Art - 2011 - 230 pages
This new translation brings to light the early days of scientific archaeology and the unearthing and study of Herculaneum and Pompeii as observed by the erudite and acerbic art ...
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The Column of Marcus Aurelius: The Genesis and Meaning of a Roman Imperial ...

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 ...
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Italy's Lost Greece: Magna Graecia and the Making of Modern Archaeology

Giovanna Ceserani - Art - 2012 - 331 pages
Italy's Lost Greece reveals the untold story of the modern engagement with Magna Graecia, the region of ancient Greek settlement in South Italy, and provides a unique ...
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Roman Portraits in Context

Jane Fejfer - Art - 2008 - 601 pages
No other monumental art form was so widely disseminated throughout the Roman Empire as the portrait statue, and its impact on city life was crucial. By combining a wide socio ...
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Ancient Rome as a Museum: Power, Identity, and the Culture of Collecting

Steven Rutledge - Art - 2012 - 395 pages
Ancient Rome as a Museum considers how cultural objects from the Roman Empire came to reflect, construct, and challenge Roman perceptions of power and identity. Rutledge argues ...
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