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Chris Spilker
Christopher Spilker, MLIS
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University of Michigan-Dearborn
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List of Recommended Books

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Coulson, William D. E. 1975. An annotated bibliography of Greek and Roman Art, Architecture,
               and Archaeology. 
New York : Garland Pub.
N5610.Z9 C68 

Gazda, Elaine K. 1991. Roman art in the private sphere : new perspectives on the
               architecture and decor of the domus, villa, and insula
. Ann Arbor: Univ. of Michigan Press.
 N5760 .R66 1991 

Birley, Anthony. 1978. Lives of the Later Caesars: the first part of the Augustan
               history : with newly compiled Lives of Nerva and Trajan
. Hammondsworth: Penguin Books.

Armenian Research Center DG274 .S32                   CALL 593-5181

Lancaster, Lynne C. 2005. Concrete vaulted construction in Imperial Rome : innovations in
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005
TH16 .L364 2005              

MacDonald, William L. 1982. The architecture of the Roman Empire. New Haven : Yale University Press.
NA310 .M2 1982

Rousselle, Aline.1993. Porneia: on desire and the body in antiquity . Cambridge, MA : Blackwell.
HQ13 .R68 1993              

Holloway, R. Ross. 1996. The archaeology of early Rome and Latium.  London ; New York : Routledge
DG63 .H57 1996

Claridge, Amanda. 1998. Rome : an Oxford archaeological guide.Oxford : Oxford University Press. 
DG62 .C53 1998               

Lefkowitz, Mary & Fant, Maureen B. 1982. Women's life in Greece and Rome .Baltimore, Md. : Johns Hopkins University Pres.
 HQ1127 .W653 1982      

Hales, Shelley. 2003. The Roman house and social identity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
 NA324 .H35 2003              

Plant, I.M. 2004. Women writers of ancient Greece and Rome : an anthology. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press.
 PA3621 .W66 2004             

 Clarke, John R.1991. The houses of Roman Italy, 100 B.C.-A.D. 250 : ritual, space, and
Berkeley : University of California Press.
NA324 .C57 1991             

Olson,Kelly. Dress and the Roman woman : self-presentation and society. New York : Routledge.
 GT555 .O45 2008              

Hackworth, Lauren & Salzman-Mitchell, Patricia. 2012.  Mothering and motherhood in ancient Greece and Rome. Austin : University of Texas Press.
HQ759 .M8786 2012

Gardner, Jane F. 1986.  Women in Roman law & society. Bloomington : Indiana University Press.
KBD.G22 1986 

Barton, Ian M. 1996. Roman Domestic Buildings. Exeter: University of Exeter Press, c1996.
NA310 .R65 1996   

 Suetonius. 1979.  De vita Caesarum. New York: Penguin.
DG277 .S83 1979            

DeLaine, Janet. 1997. The baths of Caracalla : a study in the design, construction, and
               economics of large-scale building projects in imperial Rome
. Portsmouth, R.I. : Journal of Roman Archaeology
NA317 .D45 1997 

Boatwright, Mary Taliaferro. 2004. The Romans : from village to empire.  New York : Oxford University Press.
DG209 .B58 2004

Stambaugh, John E.1989. The ancient Roman city. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.
HT114 .S7 1989

Wiseman, T. P. 2004. The myths of Rome. Exeter : University of Exeter Press.
BL803 .W57 2004   

Kleiner, Diana E.E. & Matheson, Susan 1996. I, Claudia : women in ancient Rome. New Haven, Ct. : Yale University Art Gallery.
N5763 I25 1996              

 Allan, Tony. 2005. Life, myth, and art in Ancient Rome. Los Angeles, CA : J. Paul Getty Museum.
DG77 .A52 2005               

Green, Bernard. 2010.  Christianity in ancient Rome : the first three centuries. London ; New York : T & T Clark.
BR165 .G74 2010     

Coulston, Jon & Dodge, Hazel. 2000. Ancient Rome : the archaeology of the eternal city. Oxford : Oxford University School of Archaeology.
DG63 .A57 2000 

Hope, Valerie M. 2009. Roman death : the dying and the dead in ancient Rome. New York : Continuum.
HQ1073.5.R66 H68 2009    

 Mackay, Christopher S.2004. Ancient Rome : a military and political history . Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press.
DG231 .M33 2004              

Kleiner, E.E. & Matheson, Susan B. 2000. I, Claudia II : women in Roman art and society. Austin : University of Texas Press.
N5763 .I253 2000 

Galinsky, Karl. 2005. The Cambridge companion to the Age of Augustus. Cambridge University Press.
DG279 .C35 2005             

Evans, Jane DeRose. 1992. The art of persuasion : political propaganda from Aeneas to
 Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press.
DG82 .E92 1992   

Galinsky, Karl. 1996.  Augustan culture : an interpretive introduction. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press.
DG279 .G17 1996         

Castriota, David. 1995. The Ara Pacis Augustae and the imagery of abundance in later
               Greek and early Roman imperial art
.Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press.
NB133 .C37 1995            

Favro, Diane G. 1996. The urban image of Augustan Rome. New York : Cambridge University Press.
DG69 .F38 1996   

Zanker, Paul. 1988. The power of images in the Age of Augustus. Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press.
N5760 .Z36 1990

Shelton, Jo-Ann.1998. As the Romans did : a sourcebook in Roman social history. New York : Oxford University Press.
HN10.R7 S45 1998          

Walker, Susan & Bierbrier, Morris. 1997. Ancient faces : mummy portraits from Roman Egypt. London :British Museum Press.
N7582 .A63 1997              

Gazda, Elaine K. 2002.  The ancient art of emulation : studies in artistic originality
               and tradition from the present to classical antiquity
. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Press.

N8580 .A53 2002              

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