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Servilia and Her Family
Language: en
Authors: Susan Treggiari
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Servilia is often cited as one of the most influential women of the late Roman Republic, linked both to Caesar and, by familial ties, to two of his eventual assassins. This exploration of her role in the resulting political upheaval reveals much about the ways in which Romans of both
Fathers and Daughters in Roman Society
Language: en
Pages: 444
Authors: Judith P. Hallett
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

Judith Hallett illuminates a paradox of elite Roman society of the classical period: its members extolled female domesticity and imposed numerous formal constraints on women's public activity, but many women in Rome's leading families wielded substantial political and social influence. Originally published in 1984. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the
Rome, Season One
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Monica Silveira Cyrino
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-25 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Rome, Season One: History Makes Television examines thefirst season of the HBO-BBC collaboration, Rome, in acollection of thought-provoking essays by some of the world’smost influential scholars in the fields of classical antiquity andpopular culture. Examines the first season of the HBO-BBC collaboration,Rome, in a collection of 17 thought-provoking essays by
Servilia and her Family
Language: en
Pages: 431
Authors: Susan Treggiari
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Servilia is often cited as one of the most influential women of the late Roman Republic. Though she was a high-born patrician, her grandfather died disgraced and her controversial father was killed before he could stand for the consulship; she herself married twice, but both husbands were mediocre. Nevertheless, her
Bibliotheca Classica; Or, A Classical Dictionary
Language: en
Pages: 776
Authors: John Lemprière
Categories: Classical dictionaries
Type: BOOK - Published: 1811 - Publisher:

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