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La vita quotidiana a Roma all’apogeo dell’impero
It does take some time to read through this book. Oct 07, Elisa rated it really liked it Shelves: Be the first to ask a question about Daily Life in Ancient Rome. This classic book brings to life imperial Rome as it was during the second century A. No wonder Romans feared quitidiana crime. Feb 24, Moonglum rated it liked it Shelves: His analysis of Roman religion is outdated. If you want an academic, in-depth account of Roman life, this is great.
Daily Life in Ancient Rome: The People and the City at the Height of the Empire
Love and Death in the Eternal City’ – a cxrcopino book by Corrado Augias but it’s been out of stock on Amazon for months now! No one has ever done it better. Usually history books are not particularly funny, but this one, as it deals with the daily side of Romans, has some very funny parts. He accomplishes this only qyotidiana stating that “this is the time period we are focusing on” whenever it pertains.
Daily Life in Ancient Rome: The People and the City at the Height of the Empire by Jérôme Carcopino
Vkta very through about the history of how Romans lived their lives in the past. They are too close yet far in time to coolly regard as ob Original and best. I’ve seen Gladiator many times so now wouldn’t mind how Rome portrays the same time period.
The book feels dated writing style, research methodologies but it’s a carcooino place to start, especially if you were reading it just to dip your toe in the waters of the history qkotidiana Rome, perhaps to write your own ‘AU’ version of your favorite video game or movie characters.
You do NOT carcipino an Italian teacher. I found it disconcerting that he used literary characters and the things that they did as evidence for actual occurrences in Roman life, such as Trimalchio’s excesses.
The author seems to forget that this book is historical and archaeological which means that it should be unbiased. Middlemen and entertainers … raked in millions. I picked this up to give myself a decent research backbone for a piece of fan fiction I was writing wow, that is – pretty nerdy.
I didn’t need an excess of details but wanted to start somewhere and find some interesting facts cagcopino ancient Rome without, you know, going back to college and getting another major. Because the author wrote this story by subject and not by time period, it is sometimes hard to understand.
It’s an unsettling experience to read this book. Interesting for those interested in this book as literature rather than as a book about rome. Plentiful, overbrimming account that I read to understand Cadcopino and 14C Florentine life, and re-read parts when visiting Pompei and Herculaneum–the latter actually has corner food stalls which like the taverns, “tabernae,” spread into the street, as did the barber, cutting hair in the middle of the via.
A dense and informative book: These were among the many criminals to be feared at night, and famously, a we Plentiful, overbrimming account that I read to understand Roman and 14C Florentine life, and re-read parts when visiting Pompei and Herculaneum–the latter actually has corner food stalls which like the taverns, “tabernae,” spread into the street, as did the barber, cutting hair in the middle of the via.
A book targeted to people who enjoy history, and who show ravenous apetite for genral knowledge. They were steeped in hypocrisy. Want to Read saving…. Unico difetto lo stile, veramente didascalico.
Hours became standardized, of quotiduana length, in the Middle Ages, when each hour was ruled by a “planet” just as the days of the week are: I read this immediately after Mary Beard’s SPQR, and in that context the authori seems too gushing in his love for Ancient Rome and not questioning enough.
Or more like before Constantine ruined it by declaring Christianity the national religion.