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Andrew Wallace-Hadrill

Autor(a) de Houses and Society in Pompeii and Herculaneum

11+ Works 390 Membros 3 Críticas 1 Favorited

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Andrew Wallace-Hadrill is Professor of Classics at the University of Reading
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Cities of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum (1971) — Introdução — 281 exemplares, 2 críticas
The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Augustus (2005) — Contribuidor — 100 exemplares
The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol. 10: The Augustan Empire, 43 B.C.–A.D. 69 (1996) — Author: The imperial court, algumas edições76 exemplares
Classical Archaeology (2007) — Contribuidor — 62 exemplares
Early Christian Families in Context (2003) — Contribuidor — 48 exemplares
The World of Pompeii (2007) — Contribuidor — 45 exemplares
The Oxford Handbook of Cities in World History (2013) — Contribuidor — 26 exemplares
Urban Society In Roman Italy (1995) — Contribuidor — 25 exemplares
Childhood, Class and Kin in the Roman World (2001) — Contribuidor — 22 exemplares
Marriage, Divorce, and Children in Ancient Rome (1991) — Contribuidor — 15 exemplares

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This is more than just a book about Roman houses. This book first describes Roman houses and decoration and then puts them into context by delving into the Roman house as a status object, as a hierarchical space, and as a place for both leisure and work. This book really captures the nature of the Roman by describing what they used their space for. The author compares the Roman home to more modern structures for understanding, but the basis of the book is not to compare and contrast the two. It’s definitely not the sort of book for someone who is looking for the basics, though. Sometimes, the way the houses are described seems more a mathematical equation than description of living/working space.… (mais)
 
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morbidromantic | Dec 29, 2008 |
Used - Very Good Condition. Slight tear on dust cover.
 
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Lagow | Apr 29, 2020 |
 
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ColgateClassics | Oct 26, 2012 |

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Obras
11
Also by
20
Membros
390
Popularidade
#62,076
Avaliação
3.8
Críticas
3
ISBN
30
Línguas
1
Marcado como favorito
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