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Andrea Carandini - The Atlas of Ancient Rome: Biography and Portraits of the City - 9780691163475 - V9780691163475
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The Atlas of Ancient Rome: Biography and Portraits of the City

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Description for The Atlas of Ancient Rome: Biography and Portraits of the City Hardcover. Editor(s): Carandini, Andrea. Num Pages: 1280 pages, 452 color illus. 67 halftones. 13 line illus. 9 tables. 97 color maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; GBG; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 293 x 238 x 101. Weight in Grams: 4294.
The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period. Lavishly illustrated throughout with full-color maps, drawings, photos, and 3D reconstructions, this magnificent two-volume slipcased edition features the latest discoveries and scholarship, with new descriptions of more than 500 monuments, including the Sanctuary of Vesta, the domus Augusti, and the Mausoleum of Augustus. It is destined to become the standard reference for scholars, students, and anyone interested in the history of the city of Rome. The Atlas of Ancient Rome is monumental in scope. It examines the city's ... Read more

Product Details

Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
Weight
4294g
Number of Pages
1280
Place of Publication
New Jersey, United States
ISBN
9780691163475
SKU
V9780691163475
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About Andrea Carandini
Andrea Carandini is professor emeritus of archaeology at La Sapienza University of Rome. He has supervised some of the most important archaeological excavations in Rome and was instrumental in the discovery of the ancient Palatine Wall and the earliest phase of the Sanctuary of Vesta. He is president of the Italian National Trust. His many books include Rome: Day One ... Read more

Reviews for The Atlas of Ancient Rome: Biography and Portraits of the City
An original and remarkably complete portrait ... give[s] a marvellous picture of the evolution, complexity, and decline of the ancient city.
James E. Packer, Journal of Roman Archaeology Magnificent ... an impressive monument of historical outreach.
T. P. Wiseman, Journal of Roman Studies

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