The Sorrows of the Ancient Romans: The Gladiator and the Monster by Carlin A. Barton
This inquiry into the collective psychology of the ancient Romans speaks not about military conquest, sober law, and practical politics, but about extremes of despair, desire, and envy.
Princeton University Press, 1996.
ISBN: 9780691010915. 210 pp.
Fine in near fine dust-jacket. Hardcover.