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Houses and society in Pompeii and Herculaneum / Andrew Wallace-Hadrill.

Houses and society in Pompeii and Herculaneum / Andrew Wallace-Hadrill.
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ISBN 9780691029092 (paperback)
0691029091 (paperback)
Author Wallace-Hadrill, Andrew author.
Title Houses and society in Pompeii and Herculaneum / Andrew Wallace-Hadrill.
Publisher/Date Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c1994.
Pagination etc. xviii, 244 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm.
Bibliography, etc. note Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-240) and index.
Summary Note Combining archaeological evidence with Roman texts and comparative material from other cultures, Wallace-Hadrill raises a range of new questions. Through analysis of the remains of over two hundred houses, Wallace-Hadrill reveals the remarkably dynamic social environment of early imperial Italy, and the vital part that houses came to play in defining what it meant to live as a Roman.
Subject Material culture -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city)
Material culture -- Italy -- Herculaneum (Extinct city)
Architecture, Domestic -- Italy -- Pompeii (Extinct city)
Architecture, Domestic -- Italy -- Herculaneum (Extinct city)
Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Social life and customs
Herculaneum (Extinct city) -- Social life and customs
Pompeii (Extinct city) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Herculaneum (Extinct city) -- Buildings, structures, etc
Shelf Location HSC 307.33616 WALL
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