A Companion to Roman Architecture (Blackwell Companions to by Roger B. Ulrich, Caroline K. Quenemoen PDF

By Roger B. Ulrich, Caroline K. Quenemoen

ISBN-10: 1405199644

ISBN-13: 9781405199643


A better half to Roman Architecture provides a complete assessment of the serious matters and methods that experience reworked scholarly figuring out in fresh many years in a single easy-to-reference volume.

• deals a cross-disciplinary method of Roman structure, spanning know-how, historical past, paintings, politics, and archaeology;
• Brings jointly contributions by way of top students in architectural history;
• an important advisor to fresh scholarship, protecting new archaeological discoveries, lesser recognized constructions, new applied sciences and house and construction;
• contains wide, updated bibliography and word list of key Roman architectural terms.

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