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The Roman Household

A Sourcebook

By Jane F. Gardner, Thomas Wiedemann

Routledge – 1991 – 240 pages

Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

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    978-0-415-04422-6
    March 13th 1991
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    978-1-13-883493-4
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With the help of a wide variety of source material, particularly legal documents and inscriptions, some of it made available for the first time in English, this book illustrates the activities associated with the household, demonstrating the different and frequently conflicting roles and moral values expected from its various members: male and female, old and young, freedman and slave.

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  1. Roman History & Culture

Name: The Roman Household: A Sourcebook (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Jane F. Gardner, Thomas Wiedemann. With the help of a wide variety of source material, particularly legal documents and inscriptions, some of it made available for the first time in English, this book illustrates the activities associated with the household, demonstrating the different...
Categories: Roman History & Culture