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By Alison E. Cooley

A Companion to Roman Italy investigates the influence of Rome in all its forms—political, cultural, social, and economic—upon Italy’s quite a few areas, in addition to the level to which unification happened as Rome turned the capital of Italy.

  • The assortment provides new archaeological information in relation to the websites of Roman Italy
  • Contributions talk about new theories of the way to appreciate cultural swap within the Italian peninsula
  • Combines distinctive case-studies of specific websites with wider-ranging thematic chapters
  • Leading individuals not just make obtainable the latest paintings on Roman Italy, but additionally supply clean perception on lengthy status debates

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