Defines and describes the known buildings and monuments, as well as the geographical and topographical features, of ancient Rome.Provides a concise history of each, with measurements, dates, and citations of significant ancient and modern sources.
The Ancient City
by Peter Connolly; Hazel Dodge (As told to)
Call Number: 930 C762
Examines the development of Rome in the hundred years from Nero (emperor of Rome from A.D. 54 to 68) to Hadrian (emperor of Rome from A.D. 117 to 138). Nero's Golden Palace and the buildings subsequently built over it, the Colosseum, the Flavian Palace, the Baths of Trajan, the Temple of Venus and Roma, as well as other buildings such as the Circus Maximus, the Theatre of Marcellus, and Trajan's Forum and Market.
by R. A. Staccioli
Call Number: 937 In4
Explores twenty-four significant ancient landmarks such as the Roman Forum, Circus Maximus, the Pantheon, and the Appain Way.
The Appian Way
by Ivana Della Portella; Franco Mammana (Photographer); Giuseppina Pisani Sartorio; Francesca Ventre