Spectacular Power in the Greek and Roman City
By (author) Andrew Bell
Normal Price: $85.95
Your Price: $77.36 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $8.59! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.87 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Spectacular Power in the Greek and Roman City by Andrew Bell
Book DescriptionThis study of the visible representation of power and prestige in both Greek and Roman polities of the ancient world demonstrates the importance of crowds' aesthetic and emotional judgement upon leaders and their ambitious claims for immediate and lasting significance. The spectacular rhetorics of a variety of individuals, from early Greece until the end of the Roman Republic, are considered, including Alcibiades, Demetrius Poliorcetes, the early Ptolemies, Antiochus IV, Pompey, Cicero, and Caesar. Great men sought visible pre-eminence and their methods and success reveal a great deal about the habits and values of their civic societies.
Buy Spectacular Power in the Greek and Roman City book by Andrew Bell from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780199298273
(216mm x 140mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 20-Apr-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Andrew Bell
Building Wealth All-in-One For Canadians for Dummies, Paperback (March 2015)
Designed for those investors who are already familiar with the fundamentals of the investment process and are looking to take their finances to the next level, this book offers you information on investment techniques, along with options ranging from stocks and mutual funds to trading on the Foreign Exchange and buying investment properties.
Money Management for Canadians All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies, Paperback / softback (September 2008)» View all books by Andrew Bell
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Spectacular Power in the Greek and Roman City book by Andrew Bell and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Andrew Bell
Andrew Bell is Associate Professor of History, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.