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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Roman World (Oxford Illustrated Histories) [Paperback]

By John Boardman (Editor), Jasper Griffin (Editor) & Oswyn Murray (Editor)
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Provides an overview of classical Roman history, literature, art, philosophy, architecture, religion, government, and daily life.

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This authoritative and compelling work tells the story of the rise of Rome from its origins as a cluster of villages, to the foundation of the Roman Empire by Augustus, to its consolidation in the first two centuries AD. It also discusses aspects of the later Empire and its influence on western civilizations, not least the adoption of Christianity.
Chapters dealing with social and political history are interwoven with chapters on literature, philosophy, and the arts. Among the other topics addressed are Roman Emperors; Roman historians, such as Tacitus and Livy; and Stoicism and Skepticism. Throughout, the book's historical framework is reinforced by detailed maps and chronological charts, as well as by informative bibliographies and a full index. Moreover, the book includes exquisite color and black-and-white illustrations that lend beautifully to the narrative, making this rich work both a delight to peruse and an indispensable resource on the history of one of the greatest empires.

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Studio: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages   456
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.63" Width: 7.43" Height: 0.99"
Weight:   2.26 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   May 24, 2001
Publisher   Oxford University Press
ISBN  0192854364  
ISBN13  9780192854360  


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Sir John Boardman is Emeritus Professor of Classical Archaeology and Art, Oxford, and has been based at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, since 1955 Jasper Griffin is Professor of Classical Literature, University of Oxford, and Dyson Fellow in Greek Culture, Jowett Fellow, Jowett Lecturer and Tutor in Classics, Balliol College, Oxford. Oswyn Murray is MacGregor Fellow, Jowett Fellow, Jowett Lecturer, and Tutor in Ancient History, Balliol College, Oxford


John Boardman was born in 1927.

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1Books > Subjects > History > Ancient > General
2Books > Subjects > History > Ancient > Rome
3Books > Subjects > History > Europe > General
4Books > Subjects > History > World > General
5Books > Subjects > History > World



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