Spectacle Entertainments of Early Imperial Rome.
Beacham, Richard C.

New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999. Book Club edition. Very good hardcover in a very good dust jacket. 306 pages with illustrations, endnotes, bibliography, and index. An interesting study of Roman spectacles, (chariot races, gladiator games, triumphs) under the late Republic and Julio-Claudian dynasty as expressions of Rome's power and ideology. (Item ID: 4539)


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