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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Morwood, James, author.
|Named Person:||Hadrian, Emperor of Rome; Hadrian, Emperor of Rome|
|Material Type:||Biography, Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||1 online resource|
|Contents:||FC; Half title; Ancients in Action; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; Introduction; Chronology; 1Death on the Nile; 2Growing up in Rome and Spain; 3Starting Out; 4War and Peace; 5Rebuilding Rome; 6Hadrian's Villa --
the Sunny Pleasure Dome and the Caves of Ice; 7Bread and Circuses --
Keeping the People Happy; 8The Journeys; 9Hadrian and Athens; 10Antinous; 11Christians and Jews; 12The End; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
An excellent introduction to Hadrian's life, not incidentally with many insights into the nature of the imperial power, Morwood's work will also be of value to the more seasoned student of Roman