New PDF release: The Peoples of Ancient Italy (De Gruyter Reference)

By Gary Farney,Guy Bradley

Although there are various reviews of yes person old Italic teams (e.g. the Etruscans, Gauls and Latins), there's no paintings that takes a accomplished view of every of them—the well-known and the fewer well-known—that existed in Iron Age and Roman Italy. in addition, many prior reports have centred purely at the fabric facts for those teams or on what the literary resources need to say approximately them.

This guide is conceived of as a source for archaeologists, historians, philologists and different students attracted to checking out extra approximately Italic teams from the earliest interval they're detectable (early Iron Age, in so much instances), all the way down to the time once they start to assimilate into the Roman kingdom (in the past due Republican or early Imperial period). As such, it's going to exercise to incorporate either archaeological and historic views on every one staff, with contributions from the best-known or up-and-coming archaeologists and historians for those peoples and subject matters. The language of the quantity is English, yet students from all over the world have contributed to it. This quantity covers the traditional peoples of Italy extra comprehensively in person chapters, and it's also certain since it has a thematic section.

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