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The Architecture of the Roman Empire
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: William Lloyd MacDonald
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

Examines Roman architecture as a party of overall urban design and looks at arches, public buildings, tombs, columns, stairs, plazas, and streets
Roman Architecture
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Frank Sear
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-29 - Publisher: Routledge

In this fully updated new edition, Frank Sear offers a thorough overview of the history of architecture in the Roman Empire. Arranged logically in six historical sections interspersed with material on Roman architects and their techniques, the building types found in Roman cities and the different buildings found in the
The Roman Empire: From the Etruscans to the decline of the Roman empire
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Henri Stierlin, Anne Stierlin
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Taschen America Llc

Covers all the major Roman amphitheatres and arenas, temples and baths, aqueducts and fortresses, but also Pompeii and Hardpan's Villa at Tivoli Monumental in scale and technically highly developed, the architecture that produced the forums, baths, and aqueducts of the Roman Empire still dazzles us today. This volume deals with
The Architecture of the Roman Triumph
Language: en
Authors: Maggie L. Popkin
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book offers the first critical study of the architecture of the Roman triumph, ancient Rome's most important victory ritual. Through case studies ranging from the republican to imperial periods, it demonstrates how powerfully monuments shaped how Romans performed, experienced, and remembered triumphs and, consequently, how Romans conceived of an
The Architecture of the Roman Empire: An introductory study
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: William Lloyd MacDonald
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

This volume describes buildings in the city of Rome.