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A Pompeian Herbal: Ancient and Modern Medicinal Plants

Wilhelmina Feemster Jashemski - Nature - 2014 - 123 pages
When workmen excavating the ruins of Pompeii eagerly gathered the native medicinal plants growing there, Wilhelmina Jashemski discovered that this was another example of the ...
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Gardens of Pompeii

Annamaria Ciarallo - Art - 2000 - 73 pages
Pompeii - Garten - Gartenpflege - ikonografische Quellen.
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The World of Pompeii

Pedar Foss, John J. Dobbins - History - 2007 - 704 pages
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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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Rome the Cosmopolis

Catharine Edwards, Greg Woolf - Art - 2006 - 249 pages
Rome stands today for an empire and for a city. The essays gathered in this volume explore some of the many ways in which the two were interwoven. Rome was fed, beautified and ...
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Bodies and Boundaries in Graeco-Roman Antiquity

Thorsten Fögen, Mireille M. Lee - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 325 pages
This volume examines the ways in which bodies, lived and imagined, were implicated in issues of cosmic order and social organisation in Graeco-Roman antiquity. It focuses on ...
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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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Poetic Autonomy in Ancient Rome

Luke Roman - Art - 2014 - 380 pages
Luke Roman offers a major new approach to the study of ancient Roman poetry. In the modern interpretation of art and literature, autonomy is a central concern where 'aesthetic ...
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Dream, Fantasy, and Visual Art in Roman Elegy

Emma Scioli - Art - 2015 - 278 pages
The elegists, ancient Rome s most introspective poets, filled their works with vivid, first-person accounts of dreams. Emma Scioli examines these varied and visually striking ...
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