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A History of Private Life, Volume I: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium

A History of Private Life, Volume I: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium

Author: Paul Veyne (Editor), Phillippe Aries (Series Editor), Georges Duby (Series Editor) and Arthur Goldhammer (Translator)

Year Published: 1992

Description: A History of Private Life, Volume I: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium, edited by Paul Veyne and first in a five-volume illustrated series edited by Phillippe Aries and Georges Duby portrays in detail daily life of citizens and slaves in ancient times. Through five essays written by different authors, it examines behaviors and attitudes related to everything from marriage and sexuality to work and architecture from the early Roman Empire to tenth and eleventh century Byzantium and how they were, and were not, changed by the spread of Christianity.

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