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Daily life in ancient Rome the people and the city at the height of the empire by Carcopino, JeМЃroМ‚me

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Published by G. Routledge & sons, ltd. in London .
Written in English



  • Rome,
  • Rome (Italy)


  • Rome -- Social life and customs,
  • Rome (Italy) -- History

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Edition Notes

Statementby Jérôme Carcopino. Edited with bibliography and notes by Henry T. Rowell. Translated from the French by E. O. Lorimer.
ContributionsRowell, Henry Thompson, ed., Lorimer, Emily Overend, 1881- tr.
LC ClassificationsDG78 .C32 1941
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 342 p.
Number of Pages342
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6418093M
LC Control Number41010391

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Daily Life in Ancient Rome: The People and the City at the Height of the Empire. Jérôme Carcopino. Yale University Press, - City and town life - pages. 7 Reviews "This classic book brings to life imperial Rome as it was during the second century A.D., the time of Trajan and Hadrian, Marcus Aurelius and Commodus. It was a period 3/5(7). Daily life in ancient Rome 1. A brief summary of the books content. In the classic book “Daily Life in Ancient Rome” published in , Jerome Carcopino depicts the Roman culture and daily life routines during the reigns of Trajan (), Hadrian (), Marcus Aurelius, and Commodus. Fall of Rome Cities and Engineering The City of Rome City of Pompeii The Colosseum Roman Baths Housing and Homes Roman Engineering Roman Numerals: Daily Life Daily Life in Ancient Rome Life in the City Life in the Country Food and Cooking Clothing Family Life Slaves and Peasants Plebeians and Patricians Arts and Religion Ancient Roman Art. Aug 01,  · He received his doctorate in ancient history from Indiana University Bloomington. Reviews/Endorsements Reviews "The World of Ancient Rome: A Daily Life Encyclopedia gives researchers looking specifically into the lives and customs of ancient Roman citizens, as well as the interested reader, a good starting point. This work would be a useful.

Feb 11,  · This book provides a clear, accessible examination of the major aspects of daily life--from food and sports to religion, education, and politics--of ancient Rome's common people, including slaves, and offers generous selections from a wide variety of primary source materials. Brand: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. Daily Life in Ancient Rome: A Sourcebook by Brian K. Harvey. Digital Rights Management (DRM) The publisher has supplied this book in encrypted form, which means that you need to install free software in order to unlock and read it. How did normal people live and what was normal life like beyond the dramatic stories of emperors and gladiators? These are the questions we try to answer—and many more—in the course of this daily life in ancient Rome tour, which visits the Foro Boario (cow market), Reviews: May 26,  · " A Day in the Life of Ancient Rome feels like a cinematic tour through the apartments and streets of ancient Rome. [The book] is an excellent introduction to the daily life of Roman, likely to inspire further interest in Roman history for the reader." — Bookslut/5.