- Series: Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents
- Hardcover: 352 pages
- Publisher: Oxford University Press; 1 edition (December 7, 2006)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0199291071
- ISBN-13: 978-0199291076
- Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 1.1 x 6.3 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.7 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #6,204,752 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Spirits of the Dead: Roman Funerary Commemoration in Western Europe (Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents) 1st Edition
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Well illustrated with photographs, drawings and maps, this volume explores the significant aspects of life, death and social relationships. * Richard Hingley, British Archaeology * ...the broadest study in English of Roman burial practice since Toynbee's 1971 Death and Burial in the Roman World. * John Pearce, Journal of Roman Studies * ...an immensely readable but also very scholarly work...This is a delightful book and there is much to be learned from every chapter. * David Kennedy, Journal of Archaeological Science *
About the Author
Maureen Carroll is Senior Lecturer in Roman Archaeology, Department of Archaeology, University of Sheffield
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