A Companion to Roman Architecture (Blackwell Companions to by Roger B. Ulrich,Caroline K. Quenemoen

By Roger B. Ulrich,Caroline K. Quenemoen

A Companion to Roman structure presents a finished evaluation of the severe concerns and methods that experience reworked scholarly figuring out in fresh a long time in a single easy-to-reference volume.

  • Offers a cross-disciplinary method of Roman structure, spanning know-how, heritage, artwork, politics, and archaeology
  • Brings jointly contributions via prime students in architectural history
  • An crucial advisor to fresh scholarship, overlaying new archaeological discoveries, lesser recognized constructions, new applied sciences and area and construction
  • Includes broad, updated bibliography and word list of key Roman architectural terms

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