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The atlas of Ancient Rome : biography and portraits of the city / edited by Andrea Carandini with Paolo Carafa ; translated by Andrew Campbell Halavais.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola REF 937.63 ATL VOL 1 (Text) 33118000172427 Reference Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola REF 937.63 ATL VOL 2 (Text) 33118000172428 Reference Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780691163475
  • ISBN: 0691163472
  • Physical Description: 2 volumes (xiii, 640 pages, 463 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 28 cm, in slipcase 29 x 23 x 10 cm
  • Edition: [English language edition].
  • Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2017]

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General Note:
At head of title: Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo, Soprintendenza Speciale per il Colosseo, il Museo Nazionale Romano e l'area archeologica di Roma, Sapienza Università di Roma.
Originally published in Italian as: Atlante di Roma antica : biografia e ritratti della citta`.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (volume 1, pages 589-639) and indexes.
Formatted Contents Note:
Volume 1. Text and Images. Rome in flight and Rome in freefall / Andrea Carandini -- The information system of Ancient Rome / Paolo Carafa -- Geomatic methodologies for the referencing of archeological information / Mattia Crespi, Ulisse Fabiani -- The city as a whole. The natural landscape / Giorgio Urru, Maurizio Parotto ; The historical landscape / Andrea Carandini, Maria Cristina Capanna ; Infrastructure / Daniela Bruno, Dunia Filippi, Gabriel Cifani, Paolo Carafa, Maria Cristina Capanna, Marcello Turci ; The necropoleis / Daniele Manacorda ; Goods in Rome / Clemintina Panella ; The end of the ancient city / Riccardo Santangeli Valenzani ; The Romans' ruins / Massimiliano Papini ; Appendix I : The building techniques / Sara Bossi ; Appendix II : The orders of architecture / Patrizio Pensabene, Enrico Gallocchio -- The city and its parts. The route taken and why ; Region VII : Forum Romanum Magnum / Dunia Filippi ; Appendix : The reconstruction of the imperial forums / Fabio Cavallero, Alessandro Delfino, Valeria Di Cola ; Region X : Palatium / Daniela Bruno ; Region IV : Templum Pacis / Fabiola Fraioli ; Region III : Isis et Serapis / Fabiola Fraioli ; Region V : Esquiliae / Fabiola Fraioli ; Region II : Caelimontium / Giada Fatucci ; Region I : Porta Capena / Sarah Gozzini ; Region XII : Piscina Publica / Chiara Bariviera ; Region XIII : Aventinus / Daniela Bruno ; Region XI : Circus Maximus / Chiara Bariviera ; Region VI : Alta Semita / Maria Cristina Capanna ; Appendix : Domus and horrea along vicus Patricius / Mirella Serlorenzi, Simona Morretta, Giovanni Ricci, Rosy Bianco ; Region VII : Via Lata / Maria Cristina Capanna ; Region IX : Circus Flaminius / Maria Teresa D'Alessio ; Appendix : The sacred area of Largo Argentina / Francesco De Stefano ; Region XIV : Transtiberim / Paolo Carafa, Paola Pacchiarotti ; Appendix : The Basilica and Memorial of St. Peter / Francesco De Stefano -- Volume 2. Tables and Indexes.
Summary, etc.:
"The Atlas of Ancient Rome provides a comprehensive archaeological survey of the city of Rome from prehistory to the early medieval period. Lavishly illustrated throughout with full-color maps, drawings, photos, and 3D reconstructions, this magnificent two-volume slipcased edition features the latest discoveries and scholarship, with new descriptions of more than 500 monuments, including the Sanctuary of Vesta, the domus Augusti, and the Mausoleum of Augustus. It is destined to become the standard reference for scholars, students, and anyone interested in the history of the city of Rome. The Atlas of Ancient Rome is monumental in scope. It examines the city's topography and political-administrative divisions, trade and economic production, and social landscape and infrastructure--from residential neighborhoods and gardens to walls, roads, aqueducts, and sewers. It describes the fourteen regions of Rome and the urban history of each in unprecedented detail, and includes profiles and reconstructions of major monuments and works of art. This is the only atlas of the ancient city to incorporate the most current archaeological findings and use the latest mapping technologies."--Publisher's website.
Subject: City planning > Italy > Rome > History > To 1500.
Architecture, Roman > Italy > Rome.
Architecture, Roman > Italy > Rome > Designs and plans.
Rome (Italy) > History > To 476.
Rome (Italy) > Antiquities.
Rome (Italy) > Buildings, structures, etc.
Rome (Italy) > History > To 476 > Maps.
Rome (Italy) > Antiquities > Maps.

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