Eckart Köhne; Cornelia Ewigleben; Ralph Jackson; British Museum.
|注意：||"Published to accompany an exhibition held at the British Museum from 21 October 2000 to 23 January 2001. The exhibition is based on a concept designed by the Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, and shown at Hamburg from 11 February to 18 June 2000 and at the Historisches Museum der Pfalz, Speyer, from 9 July to 1 October 2000"--Title page verso.
Translation and adaptation of: Caesaren und Gladiatoren. 2000.
|描述：||153 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), 1 color map ; 30 cm|
|内容：||Bread and circuses: the politics of entertainment / Eckart Köhne --
Familia gladiatoria: the heroes of the amphitheatre / Marcus Junkelmann --
Greek athletics in Rome: boxing, wrestling, and the pancration / Marcus Junkelmannn --
On the starting line with Ben Hur: chariot-racing in the circus maximus / Marcus Junkelmann --
'Give us your applause': the world of theatre / Wilfried Stroh --
'What these women love is the sword': the performers and their audiences / Cornelia Ewigleben --
Money and circuses: competitive sport as part of the entertainment industry / Volker Albers.
|其他題名：||Power of spectacle in ancient Rome
Caesaren und Gladiatoren.
|責任：||edited by Eckart Köhne and Cornelia Ewigleben ; English version edited by Ralph Jackson.|
Describes the events and games held in the amphitheaters, cicuses, and theaters in ancient Rome.