Death and the Emperor: Roman Imperial Funerary Monuments from Augustus to Marcus Aurelius / Edition 1

Death and the Emperor: Roman Imperial Funerary Monuments from Augustus to Marcus Aurelius / Edition 1

by Penelope J.E. Davies
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0292702752

ISBN-13: 9780292702752

Pub. Date: 03/28/2004

Publisher: University of Texas Press

The role of monuments in the Roman imperial cult.

Overview

The role of monuments in the Roman imperial cult.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292702752
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
03/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
281
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Monuments
  • 2. An Image of Things Achieved
  • 3. An Imperial Cosmos: The Creation of Eternity
  • 4. Fire, Fertility, Fiction: The Role of the Empress
  • 5. The Dynamics of Form
  • 6. The Power of Place
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations Used in Notes
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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