REVEALING ANTIQUITY
Cover: Pompeii in PAPERBACK

Revealing Antiquity 11

Pompeii

Public and Private Life

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PAPERBACK

$40.00 • £32.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674689671

Publication Date: 01/15/1999

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286 pages

113 line illustrations, 15 color illustrations

Revealing Antiquity

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Paul Zanker is Professor of Classical Archeology, University of Munich, and Director of the German Archeological Institute in Rome. He is the author of Mask of Socrates: The Image of the Intellectual in Antiquity and The Power of Images in the Age of Augustus.

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  • A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, 1999
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