The Resource The Oxford illustrated history of the Roman world, edited by John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray

The Oxford illustrated history of the Roman world, edited by John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray

Label
The Oxford illustrated history of the Roman world
Title
The Oxford illustrated history of the Roman world
Statement of responsibility
edited by John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray
Title variation
Roman world
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This authoritative and compelling work tells the story of the rise of Rome, from its origins as a cluster of villages to the foundation of the Roman Empire by Augustus to its consolidation in the first two centuries A.D. Numerous b&w illustrations. of color plates
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Oxford history of the classical world
Dewey number
937
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DG231
LC item number
.O94 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boardman, John
  • Griffin, Jasper
  • Murray, Oswyn
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome (Empire)
  • Romeinse oudheid
  • Cultuurgeschiedenis
Label
The Oxford illustrated history of the Roman world, edited by John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early Rome and Italy / Michael Crawford -- The expansion of Rome / Elizabeth Rawson -- The first Roman literature / P.G. McC. Brown -- Cicero and Rome / Miriam Griffin -- The poets of the late republic / Robin Nisbet -- The founding of the empire / David Stockton -- The arts of government / Nicholas Purcell -- Augustan poetry and society / R.O.A.M. Lyne -- Virgil / Jasper Griffin -- Roman historians / Andrew Lintott -- The arts of prose : the early empire / Donald Russell -- Silver Latin poetry and the Latin novel / Richard Jenkyns -- Later philosophy / Anthony Meredith -- The arts of living / Roger Ling -- Roman life and society / John Matthews -- Roman art and architecture / R.J.A. Wilson -- Envoi : on taking leave of antiquity / Henry Chadwick
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 456 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036793196
Label
The Oxford illustrated history of the Roman world, edited by John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Early Rome and Italy / Michael Crawford -- The expansion of Rome / Elizabeth Rawson -- The first Roman literature / P.G. McC. Brown -- Cicero and Rome / Miriam Griffin -- The poets of the late republic / Robin Nisbet -- The founding of the empire / David Stockton -- The arts of government / Nicholas Purcell -- Augustan poetry and society / R.O.A.M. Lyne -- Virgil / Jasper Griffin -- Roman historians / Andrew Lintott -- The arts of prose : the early empire / Donald Russell -- Silver Latin poetry and the Latin novel / Richard Jenkyns -- Later philosophy / Anthony Meredith -- The arts of living / Roger Ling -- Roman life and society / John Matthews -- Roman art and architecture / R.J.A. Wilson -- Envoi : on taking leave of antiquity / Henry Chadwick
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 456 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036793196

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