The Resource A profile of ancient Rome, Flavio Conti ; [Marguerite Shore, translation]

A profile of ancient Rome, Flavio Conti ; [Marguerite Shore, translation]

Label
A profile of ancient Rome
Title
A profile of ancient Rome
Statement of responsibility
Flavio Conti ; [Marguerite Shore, translation]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
Illustrations, text, and reproductions of historical items provide an overview of the history and culture of ancient Rome, including information on its sites, monuments, protagonists, religion, language, political and legal system, armies, economy, architecture, and everyday life
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conti, Flavio
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DG209
LC item number
.C66613 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
J. Paul Getty Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Civilization
  • Romeinse oudheid
Label
A profile of ancient Rome, Flavio Conti ; [Marguerite Shore, translation]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Birth of the Empire
  • Social Wars and Civil Wars
  • From Republic to Principate
  • From Principate to Monarchy
  • The Brilliance of the Empire
  • Autocratic Eccentricity and Anarchy
  • Reorganization of the Empire
  • The Christian Empire
  • Invasions and Collapse
  • Rome after Rome
  • The Meaning of the Empire
  • The Revival of Forms
  • Sites and Monuments
  • The Capital of the Empire
  • The Cities of the North
  • Guarded by the Volcano
  • The Role of Africa
  • The Crossroads of the East
  • The Frontier of the Empire
  • A Palace in the Form of a City
  • Passing the Mantle
  • Parcere subiectis, debellare superbos
  • Protagonists
  • The Founders: Aeneas and Romulus
  • Fathers of the Country: Camillus and Scipio
  • The Gracchi and Marius and Sulla
  • The Founders of the Empire: Caesar and Augustus
  • The Euphoria of Power: Messalina and Nero
  • The Philosopher Emperors: Hadrian and Marcus Aurelius
  • The Division of the Empire: Diocletian and Constantine
  • Julian the Apostate and Galla Placidia
  • Religion
  • History
  • One Triad and Many Gods
  • Important Cults
  • Myths, Legends, and Traditions
  • Priestly Schools
  • Divination--Interpreting the Signs of the Gods
  • Religion in Private Life
  • Funerary Rituals
  • Superstitions and the Practice of Magic
  • Language and Literature
  • The Infancy of a Language
  • Italy before Rome
  • The Discovery of Sentiment
  • Oratory
  • A Sense of Destiny: the Historians
  • The Age of Kings
  • The Birth of the Republic
  • The Conquest of the Peninsula
  • The Conflict with Carthage
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780892366972
Lccn
2002013420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50503500
  • (OCoLC)ocm50503500
Label
A profile of ancient Rome, Flavio Conti ; [Marguerite Shore, translation]
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The Birth of the Empire
  • Social Wars and Civil Wars
  • From Republic to Principate
  • From Principate to Monarchy
  • The Brilliance of the Empire
  • Autocratic Eccentricity and Anarchy
  • Reorganization of the Empire
  • The Christian Empire
  • Invasions and Collapse
  • Rome after Rome
  • The Meaning of the Empire
  • The Revival of Forms
  • Sites and Monuments
  • The Capital of the Empire
  • The Cities of the North
  • Guarded by the Volcano
  • The Role of Africa
  • The Crossroads of the East
  • The Frontier of the Empire
  • A Palace in the Form of a City
  • Passing the Mantle
  • Parcere subiectis, debellare superbos
  • Protagonists
  • The Founders: Aeneas and Romulus
  • Fathers of the Country: Camillus and Scipio
  • The Gracchi and Marius and Sulla
  • The Founders of the Empire: Caesar and Augustus
  • The Euphoria of Power: Messalina and Nero
  • The Philosopher Emperors: Hadrian and Marcus Aurelius
  • The Division of the Empire: Diocletian and Constantine
  • Julian the Apostate and Galla Placidia
  • Religion
  • History
  • One Triad and Many Gods
  • Important Cults
  • Myths, Legends, and Traditions
  • Priestly Schools
  • Divination--Interpreting the Signs of the Gods
  • Religion in Private Life
  • Funerary Rituals
  • Superstitions and the Practice of Magic
  • Language and Literature
  • The Infancy of a Language
  • Italy before Rome
  • The Discovery of Sentiment
  • Oratory
  • A Sense of Destiny: the Historians
  • The Age of Kings
  • The Birth of the Republic
  • The Conquest of the Peninsula
  • The Conflict with Carthage
Dimensions
30 cm
Extent
216 pages
Isbn
9780892366972
Lccn
2002013420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50503500
  • (OCoLC)ocm50503500

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