The Cambridge Companion To The Roman Republic

Author: Harriet I. Flower
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107032245
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This second edition examines all aspects of Roman history, and contains a new introduction, three new chapters and updated bibliographies.

The Cambridge Companion To Ancient Rome

Author: Paul Erdkamp
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521896290
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While the Colosseum, imperial palaces and Pantheon are among its most famous features, this volume explores Rome primarily as a city in which many thousands of men and women were born, lived and died.

The Cambridge Companion To Roman Law

Author: David Johnston
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521895642
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This book reflects the wide range of current scholarship on Roman law, covering private, criminal and public law.

The Cambridge Companion To Cicero

Author: C. E. W. Steel
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521509939
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A comprehensive and authoritative account of one of the greatest and most prolific writers of classical antiquity.

The Cambridge Companion To Epicureanism

Author: James Warren
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521873479
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An introduction to the history of the ancient philosophical school and an account of the areas of its philosophical interest.

The Cambridge Companion To Ancient Rhetoric

Author: Erik Gunderson
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521860547
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Seneca presents Cicero as a heroic captain going down with the ship of state, a
tragic variation of a favorite image for the Republic within Cicero's writings,"I and
so he has Cicero perform a variety of deuotio, the practice where a Roman
general would sacrifice himself on behalf of his troops.“2 Like Vergil's image of
the orator in the Aeneid, Seneca's reuse of a nautical trope from Roman
Republican oratory signals a cultural shift. In Seneca's essay Cicero's ship of
state becomes both a ...

The Cambridge Companion To The Age Of Augustus

Author: Karl Galinsky
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521807968
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The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Augustus captures the dynamics and richness of this era by examining important aspects of political and social history, religion, literature, and art and architecture.