Book , Print in English

Representations of war in ancient Rome

edited by Sheila Dillon, Katherine E. Welch.
  • Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
  • xiv, 365 pages : illustrations map, plans ; 27 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • The transformation of victory into power / Tonio Hölscher
  • Siege narrative in Livy / Jonathan P. Roth
  • Roman aesthetics and the spoils of Syracuse / Myles McDonnell
  • Domi militiaeque : Roman domestic aesthetics and war booty in the Republic / Katherine E. Welch
  • The origins of the Roman scaenae frons and the architecture of triumphal games in the second century B.C. / Laura S. Klar
  • The bringer of victory : imagery and institutions at the advent of empire / Michael Koortbojian
  • Conquest and desire : Roman Victoria in public and provincial sculpture / Rachel Kousser
  • Women on the columns of Trajan and Marcus Aurelius and the visual language of Roman victory / Sheila Dillon
  • Battle imagery and politics on the Severan Arch in the Roman Forum / Susann Lusnia
  • Readings in the narrative literature of Roman courage / William V. Harris.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-348) and index.
  • Eisenhower copy: Purchased with funds from the George Wallace Bunnell Memorial Fund; FY2007.
ISBN
  • 0521848172 (hardback)
Identifying numbers
  • EAN: 9780521848176
  • LCCN: 2005017458
  • OCLC: 60664402