Death in Ancient Rome

Death in Ancient Rome : A Sourcebook

By (author) Valerie Hope


You save US$3.84

Free delivery worldwide

Dispatched in 3 business days

When will my order arrive?

Presenting a wide range of relevant, translated texts on death, burial and commemoration in the Roman world, this book is organized thematically and supported by discussion of recent scholarship. The breadth of material included ensures that this sourcebook will shed light on the way death was thought about and dealt with in Roman society.

show more
  • Paperback | 288 pages
  • 154 x 232 x 18mm | 498.95g
  • 01 Dec 2007
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London
  • English
  • 20 black & white halftones
  • 0415331587
  • 9780415331586
  • 754,776

Other books in this category

Author Information

Valerie M Hope is Lecturer in the Department of Classical Studies at the Open University. Her main research interest is Roman social history, focusing on Roman funerary customs and funerary monuments. Her previous publications include Constructing Identity: The Roman Funerary Monuments of Aquileia, Mainz and Nimes (2001) and Death and disease in the Ancient City (2000)

show more