Ancient City Of Rome by J.c.n. CoulstonAncient City Of Rome by J.c.n. Coulston

Ancient City Of Rome

byJ.c.n. Coulston, Hazel Dodge, Christopher Smith

Paperback | December 8, 2020

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This sourcebook uniquely gathers a wide range of texts that illustrate the physical structures of the city, the rhythms of its daily life and the interaction between topography, monuments and the people from Rome's earliest days, through its imperial heyday until its transformation into the Western Christian capital.

The chapters examined within this comprehensive introduction include:

  • the early and republican city
  • the emperor
  • art and architecture
  • leisure, life and death
  • religion and late antiquity.

Ancient City of Romeis designed to be directly relevant to those studying Roman civilization, or the city of Rome, at school or university level.

Chris Smith is a wildlife artist living in Interlochen, MI. He has illustrated over a dozen books & is the contributing artist for the "Retriever Journal"&"Pointing Dog Journal", & co-author of "Waterfowling Horizons", a book about modern waterfowling methods.
Title:Ancient City Of RomeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.05 inPublished:December 8, 2020Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415182468

ISBN - 13:9780415182461


Table of Contents

Introduction  List of Sources/Glossary  The Site and Topography of Rome  Early Rome: Myth Foundation and the Kings  Republican Rome  The Emperor and the City  Urban Infrastructure and Administration  Supplying the City  Construction and Decoration  Living Conditions  Leisure  Religion  Rome in Late Antiquity  Chronological Chart  Index