Ostia: Aspects of Roman City Life

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University of Alberta, 1981 - History - 261 pages
Gustav Hermansen provides a basis for constructive debate on the social and economic life of the Roman city of Ostia. Ostia unveils ancient social history, architecture, city planning, and community life, and is complete with extensive floor plans, photographs, and line drawings.
 

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Contents

The Roman Apartment
17
The Guilds of Ostia
55
The Roman Building Code in Ostia and the Property of
91
The Taverns of Ostia
125
Community Centres
185
Fire and Fire Protection
207
Storage Capacity and Storage Method
227
The Guilds of Ostia
239
Index of Names and Subjects
253
Index of Sources
259
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