What It Was Like To Live In Ancient Rome During Its Golden Age
Daily Life in Ancient Rome: A Sourcebook
In a word, a collection of evidence from the Roman world in the form of primary sources: texts. Average rating 3. Get an immediate offer! The current volume is a sourcebook, Harvey s sourcebook strikes me as the best now available for a single-semester undergraduate cour?Print book : English View all editions and formats! Watch list is full. The institution of slavery ; Rural slaves ; Urban slaves ; The treatment of slaves ; Freedmen -- Three cities in Italy. Be the first to ask a question about Daily Life in Ancient Rome.
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About this product. While no doubt many will object to such a cursory approach, and one that the author readily admits is "not intended to be exhaustive," the eaily is effective: the historical material is efficiently presented and does mostly get the job done. Daily Life of the Ancient Romans. Bibliography Includes bibliographical references pages and index.
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The attention to material not covered in other texts is impressive? Please lifd that you are not a robot. While there are of course other efforts to use primary sources to present aspects of Rome, Harvey's contribution is noteworthy in that it provides a strong voice for those who often have remained relatively silent within the pages of introductory texts. I'll hvae to remember this if I teach a class on this material.
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The institution of slavery ; Rural slaves ; Urban slaves ; The treatment of slaves ; Freedmen -- Three cities in Italy. Your rating has been recorded. In preparation for the temporary Lewis-Fine renovation, collections in Lewis Science Library will be relocated and unavailable until January 6?Details if other :. Sourcegook of country life ; The rustic labor force -- The baths. The E-mail Address es field is required. No additional import charges at delivery.
His translations of the original texts are superb-both accurate and elegant. Soufcebook book also benefits from Harvey's extensive, almost encycloped. Harvey opens his source book with a decidedly nonprimary text chapter and sweeps through a historical overview from Rome's foundation in bc through to the Ottoman conquest of Constantinople in Seller does not offer returns.