Invisible Romans Prostitutes, outlaws, slaves, gladiators, ordinary men and women ... the Romans that history forgot
Publish date: June 16th 2011
Publisher: Profile Books
Pages no: 384
Edition language: English
This is an enjoyable and readable book, although forced into a somewhat contorted shape by the author's choice to leave all texts produced by the Roman elites strictly alone, which leaves him with a very constrained selection of 'inscriptions and papyri, and [...] admittedly problematic insights fro...