Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 May 2020

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780198852759

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Life and Death in the Roman Suburb

Allison L. C. Emmerson

  • Provides detailed case studies of thirteen Roman cities in Italy as well as comparative information from over seventy-five others
  • Incorporates the results of recent and ongoing excavations, including the author's own research at Pompeii
  • Contextualizes the findings within the history of Roman urbanism from the pre-Roman period through the transformations of Late Antiquity