Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Roman Disasters - a book by Toner, Jerry

Roman Disasters

Roman Disasters( )
Author: Toner, Jerry
ISBN:978-0-7456-6550-4
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Polity Press
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:Contact Supplier contact
Book Description:

Roman Disasters looks at how the Romans coped with, thought about, and used disasters for their own ends. Rome has been famous throughout history for its great triumphs. Yet Rome also suffered colossal disasters. From the battle of Cannae, where fifty thousand men fell in a single day, to the destruction of Pompeii, to the first appearance of the bubonic plague, the Romans experienced large scale calamities.Earthquakes, fires, floods and famines also regularly afflicted them.More Description

Book Details
Pages:216
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Disasters & Disaster Relief
History / Ancient / Rome
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.928 x 8.931 x 0.585 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds

Book Seller

Condition

Price

Shipping

Total

Loading Stock Details...


NEW!
Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Dog Man
Pilkey, Dav
Hardback: $9.99
Another Brooklyn
Woodson, Jacqueline
Hardback: $22.99
The Burning Edge
Mofina, Rick
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.