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Pompeii: The life of a Roman town.: Bibliography

With the Vesuvius eruption on August 24, 69 AD, a Roman town was frozen in time, revealing the intimate side of a Roman citizen's life, from entertainment to homelife and personal religious expression.



Ancient Rome. (2010). A & E Television Networks.

Anderson, P., Batchler, J. S., Batchler, L., Johnson, M. R., Bolt, J., Kulzer, R., Carmody, D., Harington, K., Browning, E., Sutherland, K., Harris, J., Graham, C., Akinnuoye-Agbaje, A., Roiz, S., Moss, C.-A., Lucas, J., & Clinton, S. (2014). Pompeii (DVD format, widescreen presentation.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Baker, A. (2000). The gladiator : the secret history of Rome’s warrior slaves. Thomas Dunne Books.

Berry, J. (2007). The complete Pompeii. Thames & Hudson.

Beard , M. (2008). The fires of Vesuvius : Pompeii lost and found. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

Beard, M. (2014). Laughter in ancient Rome : on joking, tickling, and cracking up. University of California Press.

Carroll , & Bernstein, J. (2008). Pompeii secrets revealed. A & E Television Networks.

Chapman, G., Cleese, J., Gilliam, T., Idle, E., Jones, T., Palin, M., Goldstone, J., Burgon, G., Biziou, P., & Doyle, J. (2007). Monty Python’s Life of Brian (Immaculate edition.). Sony Pictures Home EntertainmentClarke, J. (2007).

Roman life : 100 B.C. to A.D. 200. Abrams

De Albentiis, Foglia, A., Foglia, P., Chiap, L., & De Albentiis, E. (2009). Secrets of Pompeii : everyday life in ancient Rome. J. Paul Getty Museum.

Dwyer, E. (2010). Pompeii’s living statues : ancient Roman lives stolen from death. University of Michigan Press.

Epplett., C. (2017). Gladiators : deadly arena sports of ancient Rome (First Skyhorse Publishing edition.). Skyhorse Publishing.

Falx, M. (2014). The Roman guide to slave management : a treatise by nobleman Marcus Sidonius Falx. The Overlook Press.

Gozzini Giacosa, I. (1994). A Taste of Ancient Rome (Pbk. ed.). University of Chicago Press.

Great civilizations of the Ancient World. Pompeii, revised. (2007). New Dimension Media.

Hersch, K. (2010). The Roman wedding : ritual and meaning in antiquity. Cambridge University Press.

Joshel, S. (2010). Slavery in the Roman world. Cambridge University Press.

King, C. (2017). Feast of Sorrow : a novel of Ancient Rome (First Touchstone hardcover edition.). Touchstone.

Koval, M, Goldfarb, L., & Weaver, S. (2005). The Roman Empire in the first century (Widescreen.). PBS Home Video.

Kubrick, T., D., Vidor, K., Aldrich, R., Chase, B., Beauchamp, D. D., Rosenberg, A., Douglas, K., Olivier, L., Simmons, J., Laughton, C., Frenke, E., Lewis, E., Ustinov, P., Gavin, J., Curtis, T., & Beauchamp, D. D. (Daniel D. . (2016). Kirk Douglas : the centennial collection. Universal Pictures Home Entertainment.

Laurence, R. (2010). Roman Passions: A History of Pleasure in Imperial Rome. Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

Lester, F., M., Pertwee, M., Mostel, Z., Silvers, P., Gilford, J., Keaton, B., Crawford, M., Hordern, M., Andre, A., Sondheim, S., Thorne, K., Roeg, N., Smith, J. V., Shevelove, B., & Gelbart, L. (2014). A funny thing happened on the way to the forum. Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC.

Levin-Richardson, S. (2019). The brothel of Pompeii : sex, class, and gender at the margins of Roman society. Cambridge University Press.

Macaulay, D. (1974). City: A Story of Roman Planning and Construction. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.

Pliny, Walsh, P. G., & Walsh, P. G. (Patrick G. (2009). Complete letters. Oxford University Press.

Rodgers, N. & Dodge, H. (2015). Life in Ancient Rome : People and Places : an illustrated reference to the art, architecture, religion, society and culture of the Roman world with over 450 pictures, maps, and artworks. Hermes House.

Rowland, I. (2014). From Pompeii : the afterlife of a Roman Town. The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.

Sofroniew, A. (2015). Household Gods : private devotion in ancient Greece and Rome. J. Paul Getty Museum.