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The Colosseum

Author: Filippo Coarelli; Ada Gabucci
Publisher: Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

A study of Rome's great architectural monument - the Colosseum. It explores the Colosseum's construction, architecture, uses and administration. Over 200 images, ranging from coins to paintings,  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Colosseo. English.
Los Angeles : J. Paul Getty Museum, 2001
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Filippo Coarelli; Ada Gabucci
ISBN: 0892366486 9780892366484
OCLC Number: 47625264
Description: 247 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 29 cm
Contents: The Colosseum in the urban and demographic context of Imperial Rome / Filippo Coarelli --
The world of the gladiators / Cinzia Vismara --
The gladiators / Cinzia Vismara, Gian Luca Gregori --
The architecture and function of the Colosseum / Rossella Rea --
The Colosseum through the centuries / Rossella Rea --
The water system of the Colosseum / Leonardo Lombardi.
Other Titles: Colosseo.
Responsibility: by Filippo Coarelli [and others] ; edited by Ada Gabucci ; translated by Mary Becker.
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