'Ambitious in scope ... [provides] a fresh focal point for examining the late Republic ... The material is clearly and succinctly presented ... clear prose and logical order.' - Bryn Mawr Classical Review
Shortlisted for the Longman/History Today Book of the Year Award 2009
"Blood in the Forum is a worthy addition to the world history shelves."
-James A. Cox, The Midwest Book Review, 2009
"Includes interesting vignettes about what being a Roman meant, aristocratic politics and competition, the role of violence in Roman politics, and so on...Summing Up: Recommended."
-J. de Luce, CHOICE, June 2010
About the Author
Pamela Marin studied at NYU, Wadham College, Oxford and completed her PhD at University College, Dublin. Previously a Senior Tutor in the Department of Classics at UCD, she lives in Ireland.