Ancient Women Writers of Greece and Rome
Italy Before Rome A Sourcebook
Athenian Politics c800-500 BC A Sourcebook
The Roman Army, 31 BC - AD 337 A Sourcebook
Greek and Roman Slavery
Ancient Rome Social and Historical Documents from the Early Republic to the Death of Augustus
The Roman Household A Sourcebook
Roman Italy, 338 BC - AD 200 A Sourcebook
Pompeii and Herculaneum A Sourcebook
By Marguerite Johnson
August 29, 2022
This second edition includes an updated review of sexuality in Greece and Rome, an expanded bibliography and numerous new passages with original translations. This book provides readers with detailed information, notes, and original translated passages on the fascinating and multi-faceted theme of...
By Bartolo Natoli, Angela Pitts, Judith Hallett
June 01, 2022
Winner of CAMWS' 2023 Bolchazy Pedagogy Award. Ancient Women Writers of Greece and Rome features the extant writings of major female authors from the Greco-Roman world, brought together for the first time in a single volume, in both their original languages and translated into English with ...
By Katherine McDonald
October 15, 2021
This book brings together sources translated from a wide variety of ancient languages to showcase the rich history of pre-Roman Italy, including its cultures, politics, trade, languages, writing systems, religious rituals, magical practices, and conflicts. This book allows readers to access ...
By Andrew N. Sherwood, Milorad Nikolic, John W. Humphrey, John P. Oleson
November 06, 2019
In this new edition of Greek and Roman Technology, the authors translate and annotate key passages from ancient texts to provide a history and analysis of the origins and development of technology in the classical world. Sherwood and Nikolic, with Humphrey and Oleson, provide a comprehensive and ...
By G. R. Stanton
October 12, 1990
This book is designed to sharpen historical skills by a critical approach to the sources of information on ancient Athenian politics. It presents contemporary sources, later historical and biographical writings, archaeological evidence, inscriptions on stone, and papyri from Egypt. The reader has ...
By Brian Campbell
April 21, 1994
The Roman army is remarkable for its detailed organisation and professional structure. It not only extended and protected Rome's territorial empire which was the basis of Western civilisation, but also maintained the politcal power of the emperors. The army was an integral part of the society and ...
By A. D. Lee
August 26, 2015
In Pagans and Christians in Late Antiquity, A.D. Lee documents the transformation of the religious landscape of the Roman world from one of enormous diversity of religious practices and creeds in the 3rd century to a situation where, by the 6th century, Christianity had become the dominant ...
By Thomas Wiedemann
April 01, 1980
Greek and Roman Slavery brings together fresh English translations of 243 texts and inscriptions on slavery from fifth and fourth century Greece and Rome. The material is arranged thematically, offering the reader a comprehensive review of the idea and practice of slavery in ancient civilization. ...
By Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland
June 30, 2015
In this second edition, Ancient Rome presents an extensive range of material, from the early Republic to the death of Augustus, with two new chapters on the Second Triumvirate and The Age of Augustus. Dillon and Garland have also included more extensive late Republican and Augustan sources on ...
By Jane F. Gardner, Thomas Wiedemann
March 14, 1991
With the help of a wide variety of source material, particularly legal documents and inscriptions, some of it made available for the first time in English, this book illustrates the activities associated with the household, demonstrating the different and frequently conflicting roles and moral ...
By Kathryn Lomas
January 29, 1996
This work gives students of all levels access to a comprehensive collection of primary sources on the early history of Italy, from the early expansion of Roman power to the first emmergence of Italy as a unified and cultural political unit. The sources, presented in translation, cover the Roman ...
By Alison E. Cooley, M. G. L. Cooley
October 04, 2013
The original edition of Pompeii: A Sourcebook was a crucial resource for students of the site. Now updated to include material from Herculaneum, the neighbouring town also buried in the eruption of Vesuvius, Pompeii and Herculaneum: A Sourcebook allows readers to form a richer and more diverse ...