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  1. Empire and Political Cultures in the Roman World

    Empire and Political Cultures in the Roman World [Hardback]

    Emma Dench (Author)

    £59.99

    ISBN: 9780521810722
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Series: Key Themes in Ancient History
    This book evaluates a hundred years of scholarship on how empire transformed the Roman world, and advances a new theory of how the empire worked and was experienced. It engages extensively with Rome's Republican empire as well as the 'Empire of th... .... Learn More
  2. On the Edge of the Empires: Interactions and Confrontations in North Mesopotamia during the Roman Period

    On the Edge of the Empires: Interactions and Confrontations in North Mesopotamia during the Roman Period [Hardback]

    Rocco Palermo (Author)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138120136
    Published by : Routledge
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    In antiquity, North Mesopotamia was the centre of the confrontation between different imperial entities. Rome, the Parthians, the Sasanians and the nomads of the region were all agents of a complex series of dynamics that impacted on the area: Rom... .... Learn More
  3. The House of Augustus: A Historical Detective Story

    The House of Augustus: A Historical Detective Story [Hardback]

    T. P. Wiseman (Author)

    £27.00

    ISBN: 9780691180076
    Published by : Princeton University Press
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    A radical reexamination of the textual and archaeological evidence about Augustus and the Palatine Caesar Augustus (63 BC-14 AD), who is usually thought of as the first Roman emperor, lived on the Palatine Hill, the place from which the word "pal... .... Learn More
  4. Augustus and the Destruction of History

    Augustus and the Destruction of History: The politics of the past in early imperial Rome [Hardback]

    Ingo Gildenhard (Editor); Ulrich Gotter (Editor); Wolfgang Havener (Editor); Louise Hodgson (Editor)

    £60.00

    ISBN: 9780956838162
    Published by : Cambridge Philological Society
    Series: Cambridge Classical Journal Supplements
    Volume: 41
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    Augustus and the Destruction of History explores the intense controversies over the meaning and profile of the past that accompanied the violent transformation of the Roman Republic into the Augustan principate. The ten case studies collected here... .... Learn More
  5. The Imagination of Rome's Foundation Myths

    The Imagination of Rome's Foundation Myths [Hardback]

    Jeanne Pansard-Besson (Author); Marden Fitzpatrick Nichols (Author)

    £105.00

    ISBN: 9781138099890
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Image, Text, and Culture in Classical Antiquity
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    Looking at the different ways in which Rome's founding myths were visualised all through the Roman Empire, this volume presents a cultural and visual history of ancient Rome. From public spaces such as the Roman Forum with displays of colossal scu... .... Learn More
  6. The Year of Julius and Caesar: 59 BC and the Transformation of the Roman Republic

    The Year of Julius and Caesar: 59 BC and the Transformation of the Roman Republic [Paperback]

    Stefan G. Chrissanthos (Author)

    £15.00

    ISBN: 9781421429700
    Published by : Johns Hopkins University Press
    Series: Witness to Ancient History
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    The year 59 BC-when Gaius Julius Caesar and Marcus Calpurnius Bibulus served as joint consuls-marked a major turning point in the history of the Roman Republic. It was a dramatic and momentous time of political intrigue, bloodshed, and murder, one... .... Learn More
  7. Power Couples in Antiquity: Transversal Perspectives

    Power Couples in Antiquity: Transversal Perspectives [Hardback]

    Anne Bielman Sanchez (Editor)

    £115.00

    ISBN: 9781138575264
    Published by : Routledge
    Series: Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies
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    Everyone can name a couple made up of famous, rich or powerful partners, who cultivate a joint media image which is stronger than either of their individual identities. Since the eighties they have been known as "power couples". Yet while the term... .... Learn More
  8. The Origin of Empire: Rome from the Republic to Hadrian (264 BC-138 AD)

    The Origin of Empire: Rome from the Republic to Hadrian (264 BC-138 AD) [Hardback]

    David Potter (Author)

    £30.00

    ISBN: 9781846683879
    Published by : Profile Books Ltd
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    In 264 BC, a Roman army was poised to cross from southern Italy into Sicily. They couldn't know that this crossing would be Rome's first step on its journey from local republic to vast and powerful empire. At the beginning of the three dramati... .... Learn More
  9. The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire

    The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire [Paperback]

    Kyle Harper (Author)

    £14.99

    ISBN: 9780691192062
    Published by : Princeton University Press
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    How climate change and disease helped to bring down the Roman Empire Here is the monumental retelling of one of the most consequential chapters of human history: the fall of the Roman Empire. The Fate of Rome is the first book to examine the cata... .... Learn More
  10. Rome Victorious

    Rome Victorious: The Irresistible Rise of the Roman Empire [Hardback]

    B. Dexter Hoyos (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781780762746
    Published by : I.B. Tauris
    Rome – Urbs Roma: city of patricians and plebeians, emperors and gladiators, slaves and concubines – was the epicentre of a far-flung imperium whose cultural legacy is incalculable. How a tiny settlement, founded by desperate adventurers beside th... .... Learn More

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