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The City in Roman Palestine

The City in Roman Palestine

Daniel Sperber

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195098822
eISBN:
9780197560914
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195098822.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

This book is a study of the city and urban life in Roman Palestine during the Talmudic period, 100-400 B.C. Rather than focus on a specific city, Daniel Sperber synthesizes what ... More

Coinage and Identity in the Roman Provinces

Coinage and Identity in the Roman Provinces

Christopher Howgego, Volker Heuchert, and Andrew Burnett (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199265268
eISBN:
9780191917561
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199265268.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

Coins were the most deliberate of all symbols of public communal identities, yet the Roman historian will look in vain for any good introduction to, or systematic treatment of, ... More

Geology and SettlementGreco-Roman Patterns

Geology and Settlement: Greco-Roman Patterns

Dora P. Crouch

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195083248
eISBN:
9780197560457
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195083248.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

This study explains the Greco-Roman urban form as it relates to the geological basis at selected sites in the Mediterranean basin. Each of the sites--Argos, Delphi, Ephesus, and ... More

The Insula of the Menander at PompeiiVolume III: The Finds, a Contextual Study

The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii: Volume III: The Finds, a Contextual Study

Penelope M. Allison

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199263127
eISBN:
9780191919282
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199263127.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

This book contains catalogues, analyses, photographs and drawings of some 2,000 archaeological artifacts excavated from the Insula of the Menander in Pompeii. The catalogues, and ... More

The Insula of the Menander at PompeiiVolume II: The Decorations

The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii: Volume II: The Decorations

Roger Ling and Lesley Ling

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199266951
eISBN:
9780191917578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199266951.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

This volume is the second in a series of five on the Insula (city block) of the Menander at Pompeii. The first (on the structures) and the fourth (on the silver treasure) have ... More

The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii: Volume 1: The Structures

The Insula of the Menander at Pompeii: Volume 1: The Structures

Roger Ling, Paul Arthur, Georgia Clarke, Estelle Lazer, Lesley A. Ling, Peter Rush, and Andrew Waters

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198134091
eISBN:
9780191916465
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198134091.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

This is the first of a three-volume analysis of the internationally renowned archaeological site called the Insula of the Menander, a major city block in ancient Pompeii. Volume ... More

Monumentality and the Roman EmpireArchitecture in the Antonine Age

Monumentality and the Roman Empire: Architecture in the Antonine Age

Edmund Thomas

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199288632
eISBN:
9780191917684
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199288632.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

The quality of "monumentality" is attributed to the buildings of few historical epochs or cultures more frequently or consistently than to those of the Roman Empire. It is this ... More

Religious Architecture in Latium and Etruria, c. 900-500 BC

Religious Architecture in Latium and Etruria, c. 900-500 BC

Charlotte R. Potts

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198722076
eISBN:
9780191917257
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198722076.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

Religious Architecture in Latium and Etruria, c. 900-500 BC presents the first comprehensive treatment of cult buildings in western central Italy from the Iron Age to the Archaic ... More

Roman Artefacts and SocietyDesign, Behaviour, and Experience

Roman Artefacts and Society: Design, Behaviour, and Experience

Ellen Swift

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198785262
eISBN:
9780191917097
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785262.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

In this book, Ellen Swift uses design theory, previously neglected in Roman archaeology, to investigate Roman artifacts in a new way, making a significant contribution to both ... More

The Roman Military Base at Dura-Europos, SyriaAn Archaeological Visualization

The Roman Military Base at Dura-Europos, Syria: An Archaeological Visualization

Simon James

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198743569
eISBN:
9780191916878
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198743569.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

Dura-Europos, a Parthian-ruled Greco-Syrian city, was captured by Rome c.AD165. It then accommodated a Roman garrison until its destruction by Sasanian siege c.AD256. Excavations ... More

Water Management in Ancient Greek Cities

Water Management in Ancient Greek Cities

Dora P. Crouch

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195072808
eISBN:
9780197560266
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195072808.001.0001
Subject:
Archaeology, Greek and Roman Archaeology

Focusing on the Mediterranean area where water management is crucial, this pioneering study is the first to show how the supply, distribution, and drainage of water contributed to ... More

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