The World of Rome (Book published May 28, 1997)


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Publisher  Cambridge University Press
Publication Date   May 28, 1997
ISBN  0521386004
Pages  399

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The World of Rome is an introduction to the history and culture of Rome for anyone seriously interested in the ancient world. It covers all aspects of the city--its rise to power, what made it great and why it still engages and challenges us today. Frequent quotations from ancient writers and numerous illustrations make this a stimulating and accessible introduction to ancient Rome. The book is particularly designed to serve as a background to Reading Latin (CUP 1986).

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