We use cookies to provide essential features and services. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies .

×

Warehouse Stock Clearance Sale

Grab a bargain today!

The Roman Empire
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Introduction From Mother's Womb to Last Will and Testament Marriage Slavery The Household and Its Freed Slaves Where Public Life Was Private "Work" and Leisure Patrimony Public Opinion and Utopia Pleasures and Excesses Tranquilizers Notes Bibliography Acknowledgments Index

About the Author

Paul Veyne is Professor at the College de France.

Reviews

From reviews of A History of Private Life:
The new emphasis on the history of everybody has now been consecrated in [this] ambitious five-volume series...Copious illustrative materials--paintings, drawings, caricatures, and photographs, all cannily chosen and wittily captioned to display domestic life...Magnificent.

-- Roger Shattuck * New York Times Book Review *
From reviews of A History of Private Life:
This series has deservedly attracted huge praise from historians of all hues for its scholarly imagination and beautiful presentation.

-- Andrew Freedman * Financial Times *

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
Home » Books » History » Ancient » Rome
Home » Books » History » Ancient » General
Home » Books » Religion » Theologie
People also searched for
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond Retail Limited.
Back to top