Ancient Rome: The Archaeology of the Eternal City (Oxford University School of Archaeology Monograph)

An important new e-book at the archaeology of Rome. The chapters, through a powerful checklist of individuals, are written to be as up to date and valuable as attainable, detailing plenty of new study. There are new maps for the topography and monuments of Rome, a massive learn bibliography containing 1,700 titles and the quantity is richly illustrated. crucial for all Roman students and scholars. Contents: Preface: a bird's eye view ( Peter Wiseman ); advent ( Jon Coulston and Hazel steer clear of ); Early and Archaic Rome ( Christopher Smith ); the town of Rome within the center Republic ( Tim Cornell ); the ethical museum: Augustus and a twin of Rome ( Susan Walker ); Armed and belted males: the soldiery in Imperial Rome ( Jon Coulston ); the development in Imperial Rome ( Janet Delaine and G Aldrete ); The feeding of Imperial Rome: the mechanics of the nutrients provide procedure ( David Mattingly ); `Greater than the pyramids': the water provide of old Rome ( Hazel steer clear of ); wonderful Rome ( Kathleen Coleman ); dwelling and loss of life within the urban of Rome: homes and tombs ( John Patterson ); Religions of Rome ( Simon cost ); Rome within the overdue Empire ( Neil Christie ); Archaeology and innovation ( Hugh Petter ); Appendix: resources for the examine of historical Rome ( Jon Coulston and Hazel ward off ).

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12 BELLEN 1981; KEPPIE 1984, 154; GIULIANO 1984, 112–13; SPEIDEL 1984; 1994b, 15–31; RANKOV 1994, 11–2. thirteen Suetonius, Augustus forty nine; BELLEN 1981, 40–1; SPEIDEL 1984, 40–2; 1994b, 18. One significant web site of the Varian defeat has now been pointed out archaeologically (SCHLÜTER 1993). 14 Suetonius, Galba 12. 2; SPEIDEL 1984, 42–3; BELLEN 1981, 96–9. Nero supposedly depended on the Batavi simply because they have been politically self sustaining foreigners (Tacitus, Annals 15. 58). 15 DURRY 1938, 29–34; GROSSO 1966; DOMASZEWSKI 1967, 51–2; SPEIDEL 1965; 1994a; 1994b. sixteen SPEIDEL 1994a, No. 688; 1994b, 39, sixty two. 17 SPEIDEL 1965, 14–5; 1994a, 24; 1994b, 57–60 (contra KENNEDY 1978, 299). 18 Dio fifty five. 24. 6; DURRY 1938, 12–6; DOMASZEWSKI 1967, 18; FREIS 1967, 16–7, 38–42; KENNEDY 1978, 286; BÉRARD 1988. 19 Dio fifty five. 26. four; Digest 1. 15. three; BAILLIE REYNOLDS 1926, 23–4, seventy one; DURRY 1938, 16–20; KENNEDY 1978, 299–300; RAINBIRD 1986, 150–51; NIPPEL 1995, 96–7; SABLAYROLLES 1996, 27–55. 20 DURRY 1938, 23–5; STARR 1941, 20, 23. See Josephus, Jewish Antiquities 253; Hyginus 30. 21 Martial, Epigrams 10. 6. 7–8; Herodian 1. 15. 2; Lactantius, at the Deaths of the Persecutors forty four; ILS 1356; KENNEDY 1978, 299–300; SPEIDEL 1975, 226–28; 1994b,, forty-one, fifty three, sixty six, one hundred and five; LIEB 1986, 339–40; WELWEI 1992. For archers critical to the equites singulares see SPEIDEL 1994a, No. 501, 684. 22 BAILLIE REYNOLDS 1923; RICKMAN 1971, 275–77; CLAUSS 1973, 90–1, 114–15; GIULIANO 1984, V. 29; NIPPEL 1995, 100–1. 23 The figures in Fig. five. eight bear in mind the minimal numbers for praetoriani encouraged through DURRY 1938, 84–9, and the better numbers for which a powerful case used to be made by means of PASSERINI 1939, 58–67; KENNEDY 1978, 275–88. those think occasions while the emperor used to be in place of abode at Rome with the complete safeguard (three cohortes praetoriae with Augustus, all current from Tiberius onwards). the better figures were usually authorised by means of students, however the reduce ones are nonetheless quoted right here for an impartial photograph. A determine of 500 peregrini is only notional. An early 500 for classiarii is raised to 1,000 to mirror the elevated variety of leisure constructions from the Flavian interval onwards (see lower than, and Coleman during this volume). 24 The calculation of historical inhabitants numbers is notoriously fraught with difficulties and skills. Even for Rome, the traditional urban for which there's such a lot proof, glossy figures are just wide approximations. The newer estimates have reduced total numbers, c. 800,000 below Augustus, emerging to a million, and through the Severan interval falling again back after 2d century plagues (Cf. BELOCH 1886, 392–412; OATES 1934; MAIER 1953–54; CARCOPINO 1956, 31; DUDLEY 1967, 158; BRUNT 1971, 376–88; HERMANSEN 1978; HOPKINS 1978, 96–8; FINLEY 1985, 63–4; JONGMANN 1991, 73–5; ROBINSON 1992, 8–9; KARDULIAS 1993; KOLB 1995, 451–53; MORLEY 1996, 2–3, 33–46; LO CASCIO 1997, 24; NOY 2000, 15–29). For army demographics within the urban see SCHEIDEL 1996, 111–16, 124–32; NOY 2000, 63–4. squaddies in barracks, just like the civilian occupants of insulae, have been relatively liable to contagious ailments (GILLIAM 1961, 232–33; see Patterson during this volume).

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