Etruria and Rome

Etruria and Rome

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First published in 1924, this book examines the origins and growth of Etruscan power in Etruria and its gradual eclipse by the rise of Rome. Fell also assesses the Etruscan impact on Roman architecture and the condition of Etruria after the conquest of 264 BC. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Roman or Italian more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 134.62 x 195.58 x 7.62mm | 158.76g
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1107687012
  • 9781107687011

Table of contents

Preface; Part I. The Origin and Growth of the Etruscan Power: 1. The coming of the Etruscans to Italy; 2. The bases of the Etruscan power; Part II. The Etruscans in Latium: 1. Etruria and the origins of Rome; 2. Etruscan influences in Roman architecture; 3. Social life and political expansion of Rome under the Etruscans; 4. The fall of the Etruscan dominion; Part III. The Roman Conquest of Etruria and Umbria: 1. From 490 to 340 BC; 2. From 310 to 264 BC; 3. Causes of the decline of Etruria; Part IV. Etruria after the Roman Conquest: 1. Character of the Roman settlement; colonies and roads; 2. History of Etruria after 264 BC; its condition under the empire; Bibliography; more