Graecia Capta: The Landscapes of Roman Greece / Edition 1

Graecia Capta: The Landscapes of Roman Greece / Edition 1

by Susan E. Alcock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521568196

ISBN-13: 9780521568197

Pub. Date: 04/28/1996

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book explores the consequences of the Roman conquest of Greece. Social and economic developments during the period 200 BC to AD 200 are traced through a combination of archaeological and historical sources. The particular emphasis of this study lies in the use of archaeological surface survey data, a form of evidence only recently available for the study of

Overview

This book explores the consequences of the Roman conquest of Greece. Social and economic developments during the period 200 BC to AD 200 are traced through a combination of archaeological and historical sources. The particular emphasis of this study lies in the use of archaeological surface survey data, a form of evidence only recently available for the study of the ancient world, which permits for the first time a detailed examination of subjects such as conditions in the countryside and demographic change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521568197
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
332
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

1. The problem of Roman Greece; 2. The rural landscape; 3. The civic landscape; 4. The provincial landscape; 5. The sacred landscape; 6. Greece within the empire; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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