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Published: 26 April 2012

322 Pages | 3 maps and 26 in text illustrations


ISBN: 9780199698219

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Shopping in Ancient Rome

The Retail Trade in the Late Republic and the Principate

Claire Holleran

  • Provides a comprehensive analysis of the retail trade of Rome in the late Republic and the Principate, and offers new insights into a little-studied area of the urban economy
  • Considers the retail trade within the wider context of the urban economy and social structure of Rome
  • Includes three maps and 23 in-text illustrations