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Death in Ancient Rome

Catharine Edwards
Format
Book
Published
New Haven [Conn.] ; London : Yale University Press, c2007.
Language
English
ISBN
0300112084 (hbk.)
Related Resources
Table of contents only
Contents
  • Introduction : dying a Roman death
  • Dying for Rome? : the glorious death of a commander
  • Death as spectacle : looking at death in the arena
  • Fighting the fear of death
  • Defiance, complicity and the politics of self-destruction
  • Dying in character : stoicism and the Roman death scene
  • Tasting death
  • A feminine ending?
  • Laughing at death? : Christian martyrdom.
Description
xii, 287 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [268]-281) and index.
Technical Details
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