The Open UniversitySkip to content

Death in Ancient Rome: A sourcebook

Hope, Valerie (2007). Death in Ancient Rome: A sourcebook. London, UK: Routledge.

Google Scholar: Look up in Google Scholar


Presenting a wide range of relevant, translated texts on death, burial and commemoration in the Roman world, this book is organized thematically and supported by discussion of recent scholarship. The breadth of material included ensures that this sourcebook will shed light on the way death was thought about and dealt with in Roman society.

Item Type: Book
ISBN: 0-415-33158-7, 978-0-415-33158-6
Keywords: Rome; death; burial; funeral; grief; mourning; afterlife; cemetery; commemomoration; memory
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 9054
Depositing User: Valerie Hope
Date Deposited: 25 Sep 2007
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2017 10:43
Share this page:

▼ Automated document suggestions from open access sources

Actions (login may be required)

Policies | Disclaimer

© The Open University   + 44 (0)870 333 4340