A deadpan delight...required reading for time travelers headed to Italy. -- Passport
An excellent guide to Roman life: pack it alongside your modern guide. -- Times Literary Supplement
Great background for those planning to stroll the streets of modern-day Rome. -- Virtuoso Life --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
Philip Matyszak's previous books include Chronicle of the Roman Republic, Enemies of Rome, and Sons of Caesar.
That was a different book. I'd never read the history of Rome, after reading this I went to the library to read up on how to visit Rome & got a passport.
I kept the book.
Ancient Rome on Five Denari a Day is for readers who are interested in small details about traveling, the layout of this great city, and who desire a great time traveling... Read morePublished 23 days ago by Robert P.
This book is a lot of fun. Great condition and fast shipping. Thanks!Published 11 months ago by Baking Queen
written as a travel guide to Imperial Rome, this tells you all you'd need to know--how to travel, where to stay, what to eat, what to see, and even some useful phrases. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Betty Steckman
This is a fun book to browse. I really like the idea of making a travel guide for time travelers. If it is executed well, we get some practical understanding of a culture that no... Read morePublished on July 1, 2013 by Jackal
Thank the Gods for these essential tips which carried me safely through Ancient Rome. This Guidebook is elementary, crucial, fundamental, imperative, and a whole lot of other... Read morePublished on June 1, 2013 by Susanna Duffy
I am an avid reader and was looking forward to this tourist approach to ancient Rome. How disappointing to open the book and discover that someone made the ridiculous decision to... Read morePublished on May 23, 2013 by Carole in Aix
We never know when we're visiting ancient Rome. And it is really important to know how many days our ship will take to reach Ostia or Puteoli. Read morePublished on March 14, 2013 by Anibal Madeira