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Spectacles of Death in Ancient Rome (Approaching the Ancient World)

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Book Description. Presenting a wide range of relevant, translated texts on death, burial and commemoration in the Roman world, this book is organized thematically and supported by discussion of recent scholarship.

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Donald G. Kyle combines the words of ancient authors with current scholarly research and cross-cultural. The Game of Death in Ancient Rome: Arena Sport and Political Suicide Paul Plass Our taste for blood sport stops short at the bruising clash of football players or the gloved blows of boxers, and the suicide of a politician is no more than a personal tragedy.

Princeton University Library One Washington Road Princeton, NJ USA () spectacles of bloodshed in Roman society.2 Spectacles of death were not only relatively normal events in ancient Rome, but were looked forward to by both the peasant and aristocratic classes and men and women alike.

Death as sport was a common occurrence and in fact, Romans of all classes attended, accepted, and enjoyed the by: 1.

Defining Roman Spectacles Spectacle, from the Latin word spectaculum, refers generally to a show, a sight, or that which is exposed to public view.

The meaning of spectacle can also be extended to include a stageplay or even a place at the theatre. Publication Type: book reviews Publication Year: Publication Bibliography: Review of D.

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Children were not named till the eighth or ninth day due in part to the high mortality rate of infants. Romans practiced cremation (burning) of their dead.