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Author O'Sullivan, Timothy M., 1975-

Title Walking in Roman culture / Timothy M. O'Sullivan
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 188 pages) : illustrations
Contents The art of walking -- Seneca on the mind in motion -- Urban walkers on display -- Cicero's legs -- Theoretical travels -- Walking with Odysseus
Summary Literary, artistic and architectural evidence reveals the central role that walking played in how Romans perceived themselves and their society
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 158-175) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject City and town life -- Rome -- History.
Group identity -- Rome -- History.
Identity (Psychology) -- Rome -- History.
Latin literature -- History and criticism.
Walking in literature.
Walking -- Social aspects -- Rome -- History.
Walking -- Rome -- History.
Walking -- Rome -- Psychological aspects -- History.
Rome (Italy) -- Social life and customs.
Rome -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511733232 (electronic bk.)
1139145061 (electronic bk.)
9780511733239 (electronic bk.)
9781139145060 (electronic bk.)