A Day in the Life of Ancient Rome

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By Alberto Angela, Gregory Conti (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781933372716
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Published: Europa Editions - May 26th, 2009

Great pleasure for the history buff or curious general reader.  Angela picks a specific day at the height of the Roman Empire and follows various typical Romans through their day, illustrating how they dress, eat, etc.  Angela's easy conversational style belies what must be copious research.