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Houses, Villas, and Palaces in the Roman World

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In Houses, Villas, and Palaces in the Roman World, Alexander G. McKay examines simple houses, mansions, estates, and palatial buildings, and he pays particular attention to accounts of ancient writers that deal with such topics as house design, interiors, furnishings, and gardens. Describing innovative high-rise apartments, her compact civic squares, large public buildings ...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published May 1st 1998 by Johns Hopkins University Press
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Very good book that will shatter all your preconceptions about how Romans lived. Lots of examples of roman villas and buildings. Very good.
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