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The Roman triumph

Author: Mary Beard
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Describes every major military campaign and victory in ancient Rome, explaining what the Roman triumph really looked like and what it symbolized.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Beard
ISBN: 9780674026131 0674026136 9780674032187 0674032187
OCLC Number: 79861829
Description: 434 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue: the question of triumph --
Pompey's finest hour? --
The impact of the triumph --
Constructions and reconstructions --
Captives on parade --
The art of representation --
Playing by the rules --
Playing God --
The boundaries of the ritual --
The triumph of history --
Epilogue: Rome, May 2006.
Responsibility: Mary Beard.
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How can we re-create the ceremony as it was celebrated in Rome? How can we piece together its elusive traces in art and literature? This work addresses these questions, focusing on the intriguing  Read more...

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