Imperial Mines and Quarries in the Roman World: by Alfred Michael Hirt PDF

By Alfred Michael Hirt

The keep watch over over marble and steel assets was once of significant value to the Roman Empire. The emperor's freedmen and slaves, officials and infantrymen of the Roman military, equestrian officers, in addition to convicts and loose labour have been seconded to mines and quarries all through Rome's giant realm. Alfred Hirt's entire research defines the organizational outlines and the interior constructions of the mining and quarrying ventures lower than imperial keep watch over. the subjects addressed
include: demanding situations confronted via these accountable for those extractive operations; the major figures, their subaltern team of workers and their respective tasks; the function of the Roman military; using civilian companions in quarrying or mining ventures; and the location of the quarrying or mining
organizations in the framework of the imperial administration.

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By Cynthia Phillips,Shana Priwer

Discusses the Egyptian pyramids, Greek temples, Roman structures, and megalithic monuments in Britain, the publication comprises chapters on structure in Mesoamerica, the early heart East, and historic China and Japan.

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By Morris Jastrow

Jews
Morris Jastrow, american orientalist and librarian (1861-1921)

This publication provides «Jews», from Morris Jastrow. A dynamic desk of contents allows to leap on to the bankruptcy selected.

Table of Contents
- approximately This Book
- Preface
- History
- Judaism at this time Time
- Language And Literature

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By Thorsten Fögen,Richard Warren

This interdisciplinary quantity explains the phenomenon of nationalism in nineteenth-century Europe throughout the prism of Graeco-Roman antiquity. via a chain of case reports protecting a vast diversity of resource fabric, it demonstrates the several reasons the history of the classical international used to be placed to in the course of a turbulent interval in ecu heritage. individuals comprise classicists, historians, archaeologists, paintings historians and others.

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By Revd Dr Mark W G Stibbe,Mark W.G. Stibbe

John's Gospel is an cutting edge learn which indicates how the present plurality of literary methodologies can be utilized successfully to light up the textual content of the fourth gospel. Dr Stibbe, the well-respected writer of 3 prior volumes on St John, makes use of the equipment of structuralism, deconstructionism and narrative feedback in his interpretation. a close creation makes his ebook available to the non-specialist.
The e-book is a useful consultant to John's Gospel for all these drawn to the Bible as literature. it is necessary studying for all theologians, scholars of theology and ministers of religion.

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By Davis Thanjan

Pebbles is a chronicle of prehistoric occasions with distinctive connection with historical past websites all over the world that survived greater than millenia. Pebbles bargains with human historical past earlier than the start of Christ. the traditional archaeological and ancient websites pointed out within the ebook are testaments to the human accomplishments that survived greater than 2,000 years, like pebbles within the sands of time.

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By Simone Ernst

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 1995 im Fachbereich Geschichte - Weltgeschichte - Frühgeschichte, Antike, notice: befriedigend, Universität Paderborn (Geschichte), Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Fest mit der Sklaverei der Prinzipatszeit verbunden ist die Freilassung (manumissio) der Sklaven. Doch warum entließen die Herren überhaupt ihre Sklaven in die Freiheit und welche Vor- oder auch Nachteile ergaben sich für diese durch die Freilassung?

Die Seminararbeit spiegelt die römische Provinzverwaltung in der frühen Prinzipatszeit anhand des Briefwechsels zwischen Plinius und Trajan und weiterer rechtlicher Quellen wider.

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By Rike Gerhard

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2009 im Fachbereich Geschichte - Weltgeschichte - Frühgeschichte, Antike, notice: 1,3, Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder), Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Einleitung

Das wohl berühmteste Selbstzeugnis der antiken Demokratie liefert uns der Geschichtsschreiber des Peloponnesischen Krieges, Thukydides, in shape der Grabrede, die der Staatsmann Perikles auf die Gefallenen im ersten Jahr des Krieges in Athen gehalten haben soll. In dieser Rede beschreibt er die Merkmale und Vorteile der demokratischen Verfassung Athens in Gegenüberstellung zu Sparta, dem großen Gegner Athens. In dieser Textquellenanalyse soll der berühmte Epitaphios behandelt werden, dessen Ziel offensichtlich struggle, „den Athenern die Grundlagen und das Wesen ihrer gesellschaftlichen und individuellen Existenz bewusst zu machen“ , das Volk in seiner Motivation zum Kampf für diese großartige Stadt zu stärken, und „nach außen hin (...) eine propagandistische Wirkung zu erzielen“ . Im Anschluss soll die Auffassung der attischen Demokratie des Perikles in der Kritik zur Politik des Aristoteles betrachtet werden.

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By Walter Eder,Manfred Landfester,Johannes Renger,Brigitte Egger

Erst mit diesem complement ist der NEUE PAULY mit vollständigen Registern erfasst. Der Supplementband erschließt erstmals die umfassenden Bände thirteen bis15/3 des NEUEN PAULY. Personen-, Orts- und Sachregister nennen einerseits antike Autoren, Künstler, Philosophen, Politiker und Herrscher, deren Wirkungsgeschichte in den Beiträgen behandelt ist, andererseits Persönlichkeiten seit dem Mittelalter, die antikes Wissen, Kunst, Literatur und Philosophie, Geschichts- und Politiktheorie, Mythologie und faith aufgriffen, weiterentwickelten oder wissenschaftlich erforschten. Das geographische check in enthält antike und moderne Ortsnamen. Das Sachregister schlüsselt die Sachthemen auch jenseits der alphabetischen Lemmatisierung in den Bänden auf. Ein Muss für alle PAULY-Nutzer.

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By ay Laurence

all through background, each tradition has had its personal principles on what becoming up and ageing skill, with diversifications among chronological, organic and social growing older, and with assorted emphases at the severe phases and transitions from delivery to dying.
This quantity is the 1st to spotlight the function of age in picking out behaviour, and expectancies of behaviour, around the existence span of an inhabitant of historical Rome. Drawing on advancements within the social sciences, in addition to historic proof, the authors concentrate on the interval c.200BC - AD200, formative years, the transition to maturity, adulthood, and previous age. They discover how either the person and society have been serious about, and reacted to, those diversified phases, by way of gender, wealth and standing, and private selection and empowerment.

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