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Caesar's Calendar: Ancient Time and the Beginnings of History

Denis Feeney

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520251199
eISBN:
9780520933767
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520251199.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

The ancient Romans changed more than the map of the world when they conquered so much of it; they altered the way historical time itself is marked and understood. This book investigates time and its ... More


Pagan City and Christian Capital: Rome in the Fourth Century

John R Curran

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199254200
eISBN:
9780191715150
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199254200.001.0001
Subject:
Classical Studies, Ancient Religions

The critical century between the arrival of Constantine and the advance of Alaric in the early 5th century witnessed dramatic changes in the city of Rome. This book breaks away from the usual notions ... More


The Roman Calendar, 190–168 B.C.

Peter Derow, Andrew Erskine, and Josephine Crawley Quinn

in Rome, Polybius, and the East

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199640904
eISBN:
9780191804670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199640904.003.0011
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter examines the problem of the Roman calendar between 190 and 168 BC from a strictly Roman point of view. It first considers the astronomical synchronisms, citing Livy's account of the ... More


The Roman Calendar, 218–191 B.C.

Peter Derow, Andrew Erskine, and Josephine Crawley Quinn

in Rome, Polybius, and the East

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199640904
eISBN:
9780191804670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199640904.003.0012
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter considers the Roman calendar's relation to the years between 218 and 191 BC, the years covered by the last two and a half surviving decades of Livy's history. It first addresses the ... More


Rome, Polybius, and the East

The late Peter Derow

Andrew Erskine and Josephine Crawley Quinn (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199640904
eISBN:
9780191804670
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199640904.001.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This book offers a collection of work written by the late Peter Derow, Hody Fellow and Tutor in Ancient History at Wadham College, University of Oxford, during the course of his career. With a ... More


Rome Before Literature: Indirect Evidence

T. P. Wiseman

in The Roman Audience: Classical Literature as Social History

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198718352
eISBN:
9780191787645
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718352.003.0002
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

The creation in the seventh century BC of a common agora (the Roman Forum) marks the origin of Rome as a city-state. Contemporary evidence from Homer suggests what the agora may have been used for, ... More


Introduction

Peter Derow, Andrew Erskine, and Josephine Crawley Quinn

in Rome, Polybius, and the East

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199640904
eISBN:
9780191804670
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199640904.003.0001
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This book brings together fourteen pieces written by Peter Derow (1944–2006), Hody Fellow and lecturer in Ancient History from 1977 to 2006 at Wadham College, University of Oxford. Derow tackles a ... More


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