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The urban image of Augustan Rome

Diane Favro.
  • Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
  • xxi, 346 pages : illustrations maps ; 26 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • 1. Introduction: Defining an Urban Image. The Roman Urban Image. Historiography. Evaluating the Augustan Urban Image
  • 2. A Walk Through Republican Rome, 52 B.C.
  • 3. Context: The Republican Urban Image. The Urban Image of Late Republican Rome. Context for Change. Julius Caesar and Rome
  • 4. Identity: Evolving Augustan Motives. Phase I, 44-29 B.C.: A City of Fragments. Phase II, 29-17 B.C.: Rome Reborn. Phase III, 17 B.C.-A.D. 14: Consolidation. Evaluation
  • 5. Structure: Building an Urban Image. Urban Components and Characteristics. Orchestration. Evaluation
  • 6. Meaning: Reading the Augustan City. Physical Unity. Programmatic Unity. Experiential Legibility. Unifying Involvement. Legacy
  • 7. A Walk Through Augustan Rome, A.D. 14.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 0521470714 (hc)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 96005565
  • OCLC: 34323363