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Myth, history and culture in republican Rome

Myth, history and culture in republican Rome

studies in honour of T.P. Wiseman

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Published by University of Exeter Press in Exeter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wiseman, T. P,
  • Latin literature -- Congresses,
  • Rome -- Civilization -- Congresses,
  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C. -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by David Braund & Christopher Gill.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsBraund, David, 1957-, Gill, Christopher, 1946-, Wiseman, T. P.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 358 p. ;
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17611763M
    ISBN 100859896625
    OCLC/WorldCa51743398

      Rome holds a special place in the popular imagination. Cast as a culture steeped in myth, with values reminiscent of our own, it is often treated as the forebearer of our own political system, an.   Crawford, M. H. (), ‘ The Roman History of Roman Colonization ’, in J. H. Richardson and F. Santangelo (eds), The Roman Historical Tradition: Regal and Republican Rome. Oxford Readings in Classical : Guy Bradley.

      Henry M. Sayre is Distinguished Professor of Art History at Oregon State University-Cascades Campus in Bend, earned his Ph.D. in American Literature from the University of Washington. He is producer and creator of the part television series, A World of Art: Works in Progress, aired on PBS in the fall of ; and author of seven books, Price: $ Roman Culture/Roman Myths. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world.

    Myth, Legend, History [B] Chapter 1: Archaic Italy and the Origins of Rome, pp. 1– Republican Rome and the Conquest of Italy, pp. 43– PART II: The Growth of Rome: S5: Book 1, Chapters 27 and 28 in The Life of the Blessed Emperor Constantine. Translated by . Information about the history of Rome. History of Rome. The roots of this wonderful city, one of the oldest of the world, date back to the 10th century BC .


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