skip to content
Free at last! : the impact of freed slaves on the Roman Empire Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Free at last! : the impact of freed slaves on the Roman Empire

Author: Sinclair Bell; Teresa R Ramsby; Bloomsbury Publishing.
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A collection of essays on Roman freedmen in the Roman Republic and Empire.


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sinclair Bell; Teresa R Ramsby; Bloomsbury Publishing.
ISBN: 9781853997518 185399751X 9781472504494 1472504496
OCLC Number: 898249942
Description: XII, 212 s. : il. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction Teresa Ramsby, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, USALocating the Grapevine in the Late Republic: Freedom and Communication Pauline Ripat, University of Winnipeg, CanadaThe Face of the Social Climber: Roman Freedmen and Elite Ideology Babara Borg, University of Exeter, UKThe Freedman Economy of Roman Italy Koenraad Verboven, University of Ghent, Belgium ? Deciphering Freedwomen in the Roman Empire Marc Kleijwegt, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USAFeasting the Dead Together: Household Burials and the Social Strategies of Slaves and Freed Persons in the Early Principate Carlos R. Galvao-Sobrinho, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA'Reading' the Freed Slave in the Cena Trimalchionis Teresa Ramsby, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, USABetween Fame and Infamia: The Image and Influence of Roman Charioteers Sinclair Bell, Northern Illinois University, USA'Saintly Souls:' White Teachers' Instruction of Greek and Latin to African American Freedmen Michele Ronnick, Wayne State University, USAResponse Eleanor W. Leach, Indiana University, USAIndex
Responsibility: ed. by Sinclair Bell and Teresa Ramsby.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

... the contributors to Free at Last! all ask interesting and important questions for the study of the role of freed slaves in the Roman Empire.' -- Ulrike Roth, University of Edinburgh, UK * Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Free at last! : the impact of freed slaves on the Roman Empire
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "898249942" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <> ; # Teresa R. Ramsby
   schema:contributor <> ; # Sinclair Bell
   schema:datePublished "2013" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Free at last! : the impact of freed slaves on the Roman Empire" ;
   schema:productID "898249942" ;
   schema:publication <> ;
   schema:publisher <> ; # Bloomsbury
   schema:publisher <> ; # Bloomsbury Publishing.
   schema:workExample <> ;
   schema:workExample <> ;
   wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;

<> # Sinclair Bell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Bell" ;
   schema:givenName "Sinclair" ;
   schema:name "Sinclair Bell" ;

<> # Teresa R. Ramsby
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Ramsby" ;
   schema:givenName "Teresa R." ;
   schema:name "Teresa R. Ramsby" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1472504496" ;
   schema:isbn "9781472504494" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "185399751X" ;
   schema:isbn "9781853997518" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.