Encyclopedia of the Roman Empire

Encyclopedia of the Roman Empire

Matthew Bunson


The Roman Empire is understood for its terribly wealthy cultural legacy. This encyclopaedia presents accomplished and interdisciplinary insurance of the folks, locations, occasions and concepts of this outstanding interval. Spanning nearly 500 years of turmoil and triumph, all the approximately 2000 entries during this moment version has been reviewed and up to date to mirror advances in archaeology, ancient and literary feedback, and social research. New entries were additional on lifestyle, engineering, technology, legislation and the function of girls in Roman society, between others. Complementing those old essays are photos, maps, tables and sidebars; studying lists for significant entries; an up to date bibliography; and a revised index.

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