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By Roger B. Ulrich, Caroline K. Quenemoen


A significant other to Roman Architecture offers a accomplished evaluate of the severe concerns and ways that experience remodeled scholarly knowing in contemporary a long time in a single easy-to-reference volume.

• bargains a cross-disciplinary method of Roman structure, spanning expertise, historical past, artwork, politics, and archaeology;
• Brings jointly contributions via prime students in architectural history;
• a necessary advisor to fresh scholarship, masking new archaeological discoveries, lesser recognized constructions, new applied sciences and area and construction;
• contains broad, up to date bibliography and word list of key Roman architectural terms.

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