Cleopatra and Rome

Cleopatra and Rome

by Diana E. E. Kleiner


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780674032361
Publisher: Harvard
Publication date: 05/31/2009
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 7.90(h) x 2.80(d)

About the Author

Diana E. E. Kleiner is Dunham Professor of the History of Art and Classics at Yale University.

Table of Contents

Prologue: From Carpet to Asp

1. Cleopatra Superstar

2. The Major Players

3. The Supporting Cast

4. The Professionals

5. Cleopatra Architecta

6. Alexandria on the Tiber

7. Living the Inimitable Life

8. Ersatz Alexanders in Egypt and Rome

9. "Queen of Kings": Cleopatra Thea Neotera

10. Even Death Won't Part Us Now

11. Egyptomania!

12. Divine Alter Egos

13. A Roman Pharaoh and a Roman Emperor

14. Rome on the Tiber

15. Death, Dynasty, and a Roman Dendera

16. Competing with Cleopatra on Coins

17. Princesses and Power Hair

18. Regina Romana

19. From Asp to Eternity

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Cleopatra and Rome 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
megallina More than 1 year ago
This book is all about artwork, and the version doesn't have a single picture in it. not even in bad e-book version. WASTE OF MONEY
Clausius More than 1 year ago
It is interesting how two Romans Mark Anthony and Cesar of Rome carried ongoing relationships as lovers with her. The tragedies of the results of their glorious victories and glorious failures of suicide stand to reason throughout history