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Author Kleiner, Diana E. E.

Title Cleopatra and Rome / Diana E.E. Kleiner.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, c2005.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    932.021 KLE    Available
Description 340 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-313) and index.
Contents Prologue: From carpet to asp. -- Cleopatra superstar. -- The major players. -- The supporting cast. -- The professionals. -- Cleopatra Architecta. -- Alexandria on the Tiber. -- Living the inimitable life. -- Ersatz Alexanders in Egypt and Rome. -- "Queen of kings": Cleopatra The Neotera. -- Even death won't part us know. -- Egyptomania! -- Divine alter egos. -- A Roman pharaoh and a Roman emperor. -- Rome on the Tiber. -- Death, dynasty, and a Roman Dendera. -- Competing with Cleopatra on coins. -- Princesses and power hair. -- Regina Romana. -- From asp to eternity.
Subject Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C. -- Influence.
Art, Roman -- Egyptian influences.
ISBN 0674019059 (alk. paper)

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