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The Urban image of Augustan Rome

Author: Diane Favro
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines the idea and experience of the ancient city at a critical moment, when Rome became an Imperial capital. This book explores for the first time the motives for urban intervention, methods for  Read more...

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Named Person: August, emperador de Roma
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diane Favro
ISBN: 0521470714 9780521470711 0521450837 9780521450836 0521646650 9780521646659
OCLC Number: 807252542
Description: xxi, 346 p. : il., maps ; 26 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction: defining an urban image; 2. Recreation: a walk through republican Rome, 52 BC; 3. Context: the republican urban image; 4. Identity: evolving Augustan Motives; 5. Structure: building an urban image; 6. Meaning: reading the Augustan city; 7. Recreation: a walk through the Augustan city, AD 14.
Responsibility: Diane Favro.

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