The Resource SPQR : a history of ancient Rome, Mary Beard

SPQR : a history of ancient Rome, Mary Beard

Label
SPQR : a history of ancient Rome
Title
SPQR
Title remainder
a history of ancient Rome
Statement of responsibility
Mary Beard
Title variation
  • Senatus populusque Romanus
  • S P Q R
  • History of ancient Rome
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A prominent classicist explores ancient Rome and how its citizens adapted the notion of imperial rule, invented the concepts of citizenship and nation, and made laws about those traditionally overlooked in history, including women, slaves, and criminals
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books 2015
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10440288
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beard, Mary
Dewey number
937
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rome
  • Rome
  • Rome
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a history of ancient Rome
Label
SPQR : a history of ancient Rome, Mary Beard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 537-562) 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
The history of Rome -- Cicero's finest hour -- In the beginning -- The kings of Rome -- Rome's great leap forward -- A wider world -- New politics -- From empire to emperors -- The home front -- The transformations of Augustus -- Fourteen emperors -- The haves and have-nots -- Rome outside Rome -- The first Roman millennium
Control code
ocn902661394
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
606 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780871404237
Lccn
2015036060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)902661394
Label
SPQR : a history of ancient Rome, Mary Beard
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 537-562) 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
The history of Rome -- Cicero's finest hour -- In the beginning -- The kings of Rome -- Rome's great leap forward -- A wider world -- New politics -- From empire to emperors -- The home front -- The transformations of Augustus -- Fourteen emperors -- The haves and have-nots -- Rome outside Rome -- The first Roman millennium
Control code
ocn902661394
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
606 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780871404237
Lccn
2015036060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)902661394

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