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CL311 Life in Pompeii
TuTh 2.10-3.30

Prof. Michael Arnush Ladd 209 x5462
marnush@skidmore.edu


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Classics Department
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TEXTS: PURCHASE
 
  • Zanker, P. Pompeii: Public and Private Life. Trans. D.L. Schneider. Harvard, 1998.
  • Lewis, C.T. An Elementary Latin Dictionary. Oxford: Oxford University Press (recommended).
 
TEXTS: RESERVE
 
  • Bodel, J., ed. Epigraphic evidence : ancient history from inscriptions. NY and London, 2001. CN350.E77 2001
  • Curtis, R.I., ed. Studia Pompeiana et Classica in Honor of Wilhelmina F. Jashemski, vol. I: Pompeiana. New Rochelle, 1988. DG70.P7 S89 1988
  • Fagan, G.G. Bathing in Public in the Roman World. Ann Arbor, 1999. DG97.F34 1999
  • Franklin, J.L., Jr. Pompeis Difficile Est: Studies in the Political Life of Imperial Pompeii. Ann Arbor, 2001. DG70.P7 F75 2001
  • Gardner, J.F. Women in Roman Law and Society. Bloomington, 1986. KJA.G37 W6
  • Kyle, D.G. Spectacles of Death in Ancient Rome. NY and London, 1998. HQ1073.5.R66 K95 1998
  • Lintott, A. Imperium Romanum: Politics and Administration. NY and London, 1993. DG241.L56 1993
  • NOVA. Secrets of Lost Empires IV: Building a Bath (at Circulation).
  • Plass, P. The Game of Death in Ancient Rome: Arena Sport and Political Suicide. Madison, 1995. GV31.P53 1995
  • Potter, D.S., and Mattingly, D.J. Life, death, and entertainment in the Roman Empire. Ann Arbor, 1999. DG272.L54 1999
  • Richardson, L., Jr. Pompeii: An Architectural History. Baltimore, 1988. NA327.P6 R53 1988
  • Scullard, H.H. From the Gracchi to Nero : a history of Rome from 133 B.C. to A.D. 68. NY, 1982 repr. DG254.S35 1988
  • Wallace-Hadrill, A. Houses and society in Pompeii and Herculaneum. Princeton, 1994. DG70.P7 W33 1994
  • Wiedemann, T. Emperors and Gladiators. NY and London, 1992. GV35.W54 1995
  • Yegul, F. Baths and Bathing in Classical Antiquity. NY and Cambridge, MA, 1992. NA2310.Y45 1992