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Spqr : : a History of Ancient Rome

Beard, Mary, 1955- Book - 2015 937 Be, Adult Book / Nonfiction / History / Ancient / Beard, Mary 3 On Shelf 2 requests on 11 copies Community Rating: 4.6 out of 5

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Prologue : the history of Rome -- Cicero's finest hour -- In the beginning -- The kings of Rome -- Rome's great leap forward -- A wider world -- New politics -- From empire to emperors -- The home front -- The transformations of Augustus -- Fourteen emperors -- The haves and have-nots -- Rome outside Rome -- Epilogue : the first Roman millennium.
A prominent classicist explores ancient Rome and how its citizens adapted the notion of imperial rule, invented the concepts of citizenship and nation, and made laws about those traditionally overlooked in history, including women, slaves, and criminals.

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PUBLISHED
New York, N.Y. : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company, [2015]
Year Published: 2015
Description: 606 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm.
Language: English
Format: Book

ISBN/STANDARD NUMBER
9780871404237
0871404230

SUBJECTS
Rome -- History -- Kings, 753-510 B.C.
Rome -- History -- Republic, 510-30 B.C.
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.