Architectural restoration and heritage in Imperial Rome

Challenging the idea that heritage is a purely modern phenomenon, this volume addresses how historic buildings were treated in Imperial Rome, examining the way in which the ancients restored the monuments they inherited from earlier generations and developing our understanding of the Roman concept o...

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Main Author: Siwicki, Christopher ca. 20./21. Jh. , [Author]
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition: First edition
Physical Description: 320 pages : Illustrationen.
Series: Oxford studies in ancient culture and representation
Oxford scholarship online
Other Editions: Architectural restoration and heritage in Imperial Rome (Online version)
Summary: Challenging the idea that heritage is a purely modern phenomenon, this volume addresses how historic buildings were treated in Imperial Rome, examining the way in which the ancients restored the monuments they inherited from earlier generations and developing our understanding of the Roman concept of built heritage
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN: 978-0-19-884857-8