Andrew Zissos's A Companion to the Flavian Age of Imperial Rome (Blackwell PDF

By Andrew Zissos

ISBN-10: 1444336002

ISBN-13: 9781444336009

A significant other to the Flavian Age of Imperial Rome offers a scientific and entire exam of the political, fiscal, social, and cultural nuances of the Flavian Age (69–96 CE).

  • Includes contributions from over dozen Classical reviews students geared up into six thematic sections
  • Illustrates how financial, social, and cultural forces interacted to create quite a few social worlds inside a composite Roman empire
  • Concludes with a sequence of appendices that supply specified chronological and demographic details and an intensive thesaurus of terms
  • Examines the Flavian Age extra greatly and inclusively than ever sooner than incorporating insurance of frequently missed teams, resembling ladies and non-Romans in the Empire

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