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  1. Death in Ancient Rome

    A Sourcebook

    By Valerie Hope

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    Presenting a wide range of relevant, translated texts on death, burial and commemoration in the Roman world, this book is organized thematically and supported by discussion of recent scholarship. The breadth of material included ensures that this sourcebook will shed light on the way...

    Published November 6th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Story of Athens

    The Fragments of the Local Chronicles of Attika

    By Phillip Harding

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    A leading authority in the field, Phillip Harding presents the very first English translations of the six Athenian writers known as the Atthidographers. In his vivid and detailed history, Harding examines the remaining fragments of these historical writers' work – in chronological order – and how...

    Published October 31st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Roman Social History

    A Sourcebook

    Edited by Tim Parkin, Arthur Pomeroy

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    This Sourcebook contains a comprehensive collection of sources on the topic of the social history of the Roman world during the late Republic and the first two centuries AD. Designed to form the basis for courses in Roman social history, this excellent resource covers original translations ...

    Published October 22nd 2007 by Routledge

  4. Ancient Rome: A Sourcebook

    From the early Republic to the assassination of Julius Caesar

    By Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    A companion volume to the highly successful and widely used Ancient Greece, this Sourcebook is a valuable resource for students at all levels studying ancient Rome. Lynda Garland and Matthew Dillon present an extensive range of material, from the early Republic to the assassination of...

    Published November 30th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Sexuality in Greek and Roman Literature and Society

    A Sourcebook

    By Marguerite Johnson, Terry Ryan

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    This volume contains numerous original translations of ancient poetry, inscriptions and documents, all of which illuminate the multifaceted nature of sexuality in antiquity.The detailed introduction provides full social and historical context for the sources, and guides students on how to use the...

    Published December 16th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Sexuality in Greek and Roman Literature and Society

    A Sourcebook

    By Marguerite Johnson, Terry Ryan

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    This Sourcebook contains numerous original translations of ancient poetry, inscriptions and documents, all of which illuminate the multifaceted nature of sexuality in antiquity.The detailed introduction provides full social and historical context for the sources, and guides students on how to use...

    Published August 1st 2004 by Routledge

  7. Athenian Political Oratory

    Sixteen Key Speeches

    By David Phillips

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 27th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Women and the Law in the Roman Empire

    A Sourcebook on Marriage, Divorce and Widowhood

    By Judith Evans Grubbs

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    It is widely recognized that Roman law is an important source of information about women in the Roman world, and can present a more rounded and accurate picture than literary sources. This sourcebook fully exploits the rich legal material of the imperial period - from Augustus (31 BCE - 14 CE) to...

    Published June 19th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Greek Science of the Hellenistic Era

    A Sourcebook

    By Georgia L. Irby-Massie, Paul T. Keyser

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    We all want to understand the world around us, and the ancient Greeks were the first to try and do so in a way we can properly call scientific. Their thought and writings laid the essential foundations for the revivals of science in medieval Baghdad and renaissance Europe. Now their work is...

    Published December 19th 2001 by Routledge

  10. The Government of the Roman Empire

    A Sourcebook, 2nd Edition

    By Dr Barbara Levick, Barbara Levick

    Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

    This book reveals how an empire that stretched from Glasgow to Aswan in Egypt could be ruled from a single city and still survive more than a thousand years. The Government of the Roman Empire is the only sourcebook to concentrate on the administration of the empire, using the evidence of...

    Published September 6th 2000 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Travel in the Roman Mind
    Edited by Richard Talbert, Grant Parker
    To Be Published November 30th 2014
  2. Ancient Rome: A Sourcebook: From the early Republic to the death of Augustus, 2nd Edition
    By Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland
    To Be Published January 30th 2015

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