The Roman TriumpheBook - 2009
The most lavish of Roman rituals was the triumphus, a grandiose procession honoring a general for a glorious victory. In this book, classicist Beard uses--and debunks--modern conceptions of this celebration in order to explore not only what we know and don't know about ancient times, but how we know.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Belknap, 2009
Edition: 1st Harvard Univ. Press pbk. ed
Characteristics: 1 online resource (434 pages) : illustrations