Journals Higher Education



07 December 2006

352 Pages | 80 illus.

ISBN: 9780199291076

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Spirits of the Dead

Roman Funerary Commemoration in Western Europe

Maureen Carroll

Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents

  • Presents a valuable resource for the study of Roman social and cultural history
  • Bridges the gap between archaeological and epigraphic approaches to funerary monuments, enabling the reconstruction of personal histories
  • Contains a large number of illustrations, and an appendix of selected epigraphic texts