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  1. Adults and Children in the Roman Empire (Routledge Revivals)

    By Thomas Wiedemann

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    There is little evidence to enable us to reconstruct what it felt like to be a child in the Roman world. We do, however, have ample evidence about the feelings and expectations that adults had for children over the centuries between the end of the Roman republic and late antiquity. Thomas Wiedemann...

    Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Representing the Body of the Slave

    Edited by Jane Gardner, Thomas Wiedemann

    Series: Routledge Studies in Slave and Post Slave Societies

    From the ancient world through to modern times the bodies of slaves have been represented in literature, documentary and personal narrative writing, and in art. This volume presents evidence of the past sins of mankind in both art and literature....

    Published August 31st 2002 by Routledge

  3. Emperors and Gladiators

    By Thomas Wiedemann

    Of all aspects of Roman culture, the gladiatorial contests for which the Romans built their amphitheatres are at once the most fascinating and the most difficult for us to come to terms with. They have been seen variously as sacrifices to the gods or, at funerals, to the souls of the deceased; as a...

    Published June 1st 1995 by Routledge

  4. The Roman Household

    A Sourcebook

    By Jane F. Gardner, Thomas Wiedemann

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    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...

    Published March 14th 1991 by Routledge

  5. Greek and Roman Slavery

    By Thomas Wiedemann

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    Greek and Roman Slavery brings together fresh English translations of 243 texts and inscriptions on slavery from fifth and fourth century Greece and Rome. The material is arranged thematically, offering the reader a comprehensive review of the idea and practice of slavery in ancient civilization....

    Published April 1st 1980 by Routledge

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