Rome the Cosmopolis
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Rome the Cosmopolis

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ISBN-13:
9780521030113
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.08.2006
Seiten:
268
Autor:
Catharine Edwards
Gewicht:
381 g
Format:
234x156x20 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

List of figures; List of contributors; Preface; List of abbreviations; 1. Cosmopolis: Rome as World City Catharine Edwards and Greg Woolf; 2. The triumph of the absurd: Roman street theatre Mary Beard; 3. Incorporating the alien: the art of conquest Catharine Edwards; 4. Inventing Christian Rome: the role of early Christian art Jas' Elsner; 5. Slavery and the growth of Rome: the transformation of Italy in the second and first centuries BCE Willem Jongman; 6. Rivalling Rome: Carthage Richard Miles; 7. Migration and the metropolis Neville Morley; 8. Germs for Rome Walter Scheidel; 9. Embracing Egypt Caroline Vout; 10. The City of Letters Greg Woolf; Bibliography; Index.
A collection of essays exploring key aspects of the relationship between Rome and its empire.