Spectacles of Death in Ancient Rome (E-bok fra Google)
Routledge, 12. nov. 2012 - 304 sider
Rome killed many thousands of people & animals in elaborate public spectacles. This provocative book asks not only who the victims were, and why they were killed in such a brutal fashion, but what happened to their bodies.
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