Daily Life of the Etruscans

Daily Life of the Etruscans

by Jacques Heurgon
     
 

The Etruscans were the most important—and remarkable—of the peoples who inhabited early Italy. But when the Romans gained supremacy, the distinctive Etruscan culture gradually disappeared. This masterly re-creation of the lives of a now-forgotten people lifts the veil from every aspect of their civilization—origins, language, religion, and art.

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The Etruscans were the most important—and remarkable—of the peoples who inhabited early Italy. But when the Romans gained supremacy, the distinctive Etruscan culture gradually disappeared. This masterly re-creation of the lives of a now-forgotten people lifts the veil from every aspect of their civilization—origins, language, religion, and art.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781842125922
Publisher:
Phoenix Press, WC2
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Series:
Phoenix Press Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.01(d)

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