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24 Hours in Ancient Rome: A Day in the Life of the People by Philip Matyszak PDF

By Philip Matyszak

Walk an afternoon in a Roman's sandals.

What was once it prefer to dwell in a single of the traditional world's strongest and bustling towns - one who was once 8 instances extra densely populated than modern-day manhattan?

In this enjoyable and enlightening consultant, bestselling historian Philip Matyszak introduces us to the folk who lived and labored there. In each one hour of the day we meet a brand new personality - from emperor to slave lady, gladiator to astrologer, medication girl to water-clock maker - and detect the interesting info in their day-by-day lives.

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