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Published: 20 July 2017

270 Pages | 17 black-and-white illustrations


ISBN: 9780198805632

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Pax and the Politics of Peace

Republic to Principate

Hannah Cornwell

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Offers a new perspective on a central period of Roman history by foregrounding peace, rather than war or victory, as a central ideology
  • Supplements detailed analysis of material evidence and specific monuments with illustrations throughout the text
  • Scrutinizes the history of the concept within a chronological framework, enabling readers to engage with its development in tandem with that of historical events