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Religions of Rome: Volume 1, A History

Mary Beard, John North, Simon Price - History - 1998
This book offers a radical new survey of more than a thousand years of religious life at Rome. It sets religion in its full cultural context, between the primitive hamlet of ...
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Augustan Rome

Andrew Wallace-Hadrill - History - 2018 - 176 pages
Written by Andrew Wallace-Hadrill, one of the world's foremost scholars on Roman social and cultural history, this well-established introduction to Rome in the Age of Augustus ...
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Ancient Rome Handbook. A historical guide for travelers

Luisa Maesano - Travel - 2017 - 546 pages
Scipio, Caesar, Augustus, Nero, Marcus Aurelius ... what was the secret to their power? And the famous Republic, was it really democracy? How were the legions structured? Who ...
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The Roman Calendar from Numa to Constantine: Time, History, and the Fasti

Jörg Rüpke - History - 2011 - 224 pages
This book provides a definitive account of the history of the Roman calendar, offering new reconstructions of its development that demand serious revisions to previous accounts ...
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Imperial Ideology and Provincial Loyalty in the Roman Empire

Clifford Ando - History - 2000 - 494 pages
"As he illuminates the relationship between the imperial government and the empire's provinces, Ando deepens our understanding of one of the most striking phenomena in the ...
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The Art of Forgetting: Disgrace and Oblivion in Roman Political Culture

Harriet I. Flower - History - 2011 - 424 pages
Elite Romans periodically chose to limit or destroy the memory of a leading citizen who was deemed an unworthy member of the community. Sanctions against memory could lead to ...
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The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Augustus

Karl Galinsky - History - 2005 - 444 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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Death and the Emperor: Roman Imperial Funerary Monuments from Augustus to ...

Penelope J. E. Davies - Social Science - 2010 - 281 pages
The role of monuments in the Roman imperial cult.
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Ancient Rome: From the Early Republic to the Assassination of Julius Caesar

Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland - History - 2005 - 784 pages
Presents a collection of source material documenting the history and civilization of ancient Rome.
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Caligula: The Corruption of Power

Anthony A. Barrett - History - 2002 - 360 pages
Of all Roman emperors none, with the possible exception of Nero, surpasses Caligula's reputation for infamy. But was Caligula really the mad despot and depraved monster of ...
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