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作者 Freisenbruch, Annelise, 1977-
書名 Caesars' wives : sex, power, and politics in the Roman Empire / Annelise Freisenbruch
出版項 New York : Free Press, 2010
國際標準書號 9781416583035 (hardcover)
1416583033
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館3F西文書區  937 F884 2010    在架上  -  30500101417411
版本 1st Free Press hardcover ed
說明 xxvi, 337 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-316) and index
Introduction: I, Claudia -- Ulysses in a dress : the making of a Roman first lady -- First family : Augustus' women -- Family feud : the people's princess and the women of Tiberius's reign -- Witches of the Tiber : the last Julio-Claudian empresses -- Little Cleopatra : a Jewish princess and the first ladies of the Flavian dynasty -- Good empresses : the first ladies of the second century -- The philosopher empress : Julia Domna and the Syrian matriarchy -- The first Christian empress : women in the age of Constantine -- Brides of Christ, daughters of Eve : the first ladies of the last Roman dynasty -- Epilogue
Documents the stories of eight wives of Roman rulers, assessing their historical contributions and cultural influence and drawing parallels between modern first ladies and the lives of such ancient-world figures as Livia, Helena, and Julia
主題 Emperors' spouses -- Rome -- Biography
Empresses -- Rome -- Biography
Wives -- Rome -- Biography
Rome -- Biography
Rome -- Kings and rulers -- Biography
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D
Rome -- Politics and government -- 30 B.C.-476 A.D
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