An abundantly illustrated history of the Roman empire, from its great accomplishments and everyday customs to works of art and household objects. Text by Liberati (Museum of Roman Civilization) and Bourgon (specialist in past civilizations and the history of art) describes all aspects of the Eternal City including the economic, legal, and military system of the conquered regions; the organization of the army; town-planning; construction systems; and daily life. The book contains hundreds of color images, maps, cross-sections, plans, and reconstruction plates. Oversize: 10.25x14.25show more
- Hardback | 292 pages
- 264.16 x 355.6 x 35.56mm | 2,540.1g
- 01 Oct 2002
- Friedman Fairfax,U.S.
- New YorkUnited States