Etruscan and Early Roman Architecture / Edition 2

Etruscan and Early Roman Architecture / Edition 2

by Axel Boethius
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300052901

ISBN-13: 9780300052909

Pub. Date: 11/28/1992

Publisher: Yale University Press

Axel Boethius's account begins about 1400 B.C. with the primitive villages of the Italic tribes. The scene was transformed by the arrival of the Greeks and by the Etruscans who by about 600 had Rome and Central Italy under their cultural spell.

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Axel Boethius's account begins about 1400 B.C. with the primitive villages of the Italic tribes. The scene was transformed by the arrival of the Greeks and by the Etruscans who by about 600 had Rome and Central Italy under their cultural spell.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300052909
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
11/28/1992
Series:
The Yale University Press Pelican Histor
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
264
Sales rank:
1,251,513
Product dimensions:
5.85(w) x 8.26(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword to the Second Edition 7(1)
Map
8(1)
1. THE STONE AND BRONZE AGES
9(10)
2. THE EARLY IRON AGE
19(13)
3. ETRUSCAN ARCHITECTURE
32(71)
Introduction
32(2)
Techniques and Materials
34(1)
Temples The Early Temples -- Types of Plan and Superstructure -- Plans -- Podia -- The Orders -- Pediments and Roofs -- Ornament -- Liturgical Disposition
35(29)
Town Planning
64(11)
Domestic Architecture
75(19)
Roads and Bridges
94(1)
Tombs and Cemeteries
94(7)
Conclusion
101(2)
4. ETRUSCAN ROME
103(11)
5. ROME DURING THE STRUGGLE FOR SUPREMACY IN ITALY (386-about 200 B.C.)
114(22)
6. HELLENIZED ROME 'CONSUETUDO ITALICA'
136(81)
Techniques and Materials in Public Buildings
137(3)
Techniques and Materials in Domestic Architecture
140(5)
Fora
145(4)
Basilicas
149(7)
Temples Ornament -- Types of Plan and Superstructure
156(22)
Town Planning
178(5)
Domestic Architecture
183(7)
Villas
190(5)
Baths, Theatres, and Other Public Buildings Baths and Palaestrae -- Circuses -- Theatres
195(11)
Utilitarian Architecture
206(3)
Tombs and Cemeteries
209(5)
Conclusion
214(3)
List of Principal Abbreviations 217(2)
Notes 219(22)
Select Glossary 241(6)
Bibliography 247(4)
List of Illustrations
251(4)
Index 255

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