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Rome is the world.

Katharine Hill

Rome is the world.

by Katharine Hill

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H5532 Ro
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p.
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6095661M
LC Control Number51013722
OCLC/WorldCa1669075

This book was such an influential book on me because until I read it I hadn’t really thought of Christianity as being part of the Roman story. And ever since reading it I have become much more interested in the way in which the great religions such as Judaism and Islam emerged out of the world of the Roman Empire and antiquity generally.   Elsa Morante, History: A Novel, Morante's brilliant novel (La storia) tells of Rome during the second world war and follows the lives of Ida Ramundo and her two sons.

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A brilliant survey of the conquests and culture of the Romans from BC to AD an era of unparalleled power when Rome made its greatest impact on the world. In this fresh, original interpretation of Roman history and culture, a distinguished classical scholar surveys the people and events that shaped the Roman Empire--the greatest structure of imperial government the world has ever known.4/5(1). He sums up his fascinating study with a salute to Rome, the paterfamilias of the western world. “Scholarly and exciting After reading this illuminating account of the prevalent conditions, beliefs and superstitions, we feel that we know how the ordinary people .


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