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Roman Urbanism

Beyond the Consumer City

by Helen Parkins

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages227
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ISBN 100415117712
ISBN 109780415117715

Download Citation | Roman Urbanism: A View from the Countryside | The towns of Roman Britain have been subject to a long tradition of empirical research and . Product Information. The ordinary people who made up the largest section of the population in the cities and towns in the Roman world were largely ignored by contemporary writers and have often been marginalized in traditional studies of Roman urbanism but research into their patterns of work and social interaction had increased markedly in recent years. About the database. These data were compiled as the basis for a new account of the urbanism of the Roman world in the imperial period. The data consists of a new catalogue of sites with urban characteristics in the Roman Empire between B.C. and A.D. , which includes information about their locations and date-ranges, as well as offering new estimates of the sizes of their .


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