'Roman Ostia' Revisited

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Author  A. Gallina Zevi
Publisher  British School at Rome
Publication Date   December 1, 1996
ISBN  0904152294
Pages  307

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Dedicated to Russell Meiggs, this volume offers some significant reassessments of views on Rome's major port, based on recent excavation and research. It follows the fortunes of the city from the archaic period through to it imperial nadir. Town planning is an important theme in this book, as is the city of Rome's relationship to the sea. 4 papers in English, 11 in Italian, 1 in French and 1 in Spanish.

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