|Other author/creator||Foglia, Alfredo.|
|Other author/creator||Foglia, Pio.|
|Other author/creator||Chiap, Luisa.|
|Included Work||De Albentiis, Emidio, 1958- Segreti delle ceneri. English.|
||Daily life of the ancient Romans and the reasons it fascinates us -- Political, economic, judicial, and religious heart of the city -- Elections and election propaganda -- Religious reasons and ritual methods for blood sacrifices -- Cult of Dionysos and its traces in Pompeii -- Sports and physical fitness -- Games and gladiators -- Day at the Baths -- Theater and its genres -- Music in dramatic spectacles and in everyday life -- Macellum in Pompeii, an example of a multiuse building -- Shops, commerce, and artisans' workshops -- in the service of Venus : brothels as places of business, pleasure, and the exploitation of slaves -- Decoration of houses at Pompeii -- Life at home -- To die rich : the funeral as status symbol -- Plan of Pompeii and location of the principal structures.
|General note||Italian edition to be published later by Magnus Edizioni (Udine, Italy) with title I Segreti delle ceneri.|
|General note||Editor from colophon.|
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references.|