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Books editi da Univ Of California Pr con argomento Rome

The Final Pagan Generation

The Final Pagan Generation

Watts Edward J. 
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Hardcover) , 2015

"The Final Pagan Generation recounts the fascinating story of the lives and fortunes of the last Romans born before the Emperor Constantine converted to Christianity. Edward J. Watts traces their experiences of living through the fourth century's dramatic religious and political changes, when heated confrontations...

€ 34,70
The Two Eyes of the Earth

The Two Eyes of the Earth

Canepa Matthew P. 
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana (Hardcover)

This pioneering study examines a pivotal period in the history of Europe and the Near East. Spanning the ancient and medieval worlds, it investigates the shared ideal of sacred kingship that emerged in the late Roman and Persian empires. This shared ideal, while often generating conflict during the four centuries of...

€ 82,30
Caesar's Calendar

Caesar's Calendar

Feeney Denis 
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana (Hardcover)

The ancient Romans changed more than the map of the world when they conquered so much of it; they altered the way historical time itself is marked and understood. In this brilliant, erudite, and exhilarating book Denis Feeney investigates time and its contours as described by the ancient Romans, first as Rome positioned...

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€ 43,90
Popes, Peasants, and Shepherds

Popes, Peasants, and Shepherds

Zanini De Vita Oretta  Fant Maureen B. (TRN)  Di Renzo Ernesto (FRW) 
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Hardcover) , 2013

The food of Rome and its region, Lazio, is redolent of herbs, olive oil, ricotta, lamb, and pork. It is the food of ordinary, frugal people, yet it is a very modern cuisine in that it gives pride of place to the essential flavors of its ingredients. In this only English-language book to encompass the entire region,...

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€ 32,30
Sallust

Sallust

Syme Ronald 
edizioni Univ of California Pr collana Univ of California Pr (Paperback)

With this classic book, Sir Ronald Syme became the first historian of the twentieth century to place Sallust--whom Tacitus called the most brilliant Roman historian--in his social, political, and literary context. Scholars had considered Sallust to be a mere political hack or pamphleteer, but Syme's text makes important...

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€ 39,80