Franklin

Representations of war in ancient Rome / edited by Sheila Dillon, Katherine E. Welch.

Publication:
Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2006.
Format/Description:
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xiv, 365 p. : ill., map, plans ; 27 cm.
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Subjects:
War in art.
Arts and society -- Rome.
Arts, Roman -- Themes, motives.
Arts, Roman.
War in literature.
Contents:
The transformation of victory into power / Tonio HoĢˆlscher
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-348) and index.
Contributor:
Dillon, Sheila.
Welch, Katherine E.
ISBN:
0521848172 (hardback)
OCLC:
60664402
Publisher Number:
9780521848176