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Arts, Leisure and Entertainment: Life of the Ancient Romans Don Nardo

Arts, Leisure and Entertainment: Life of the Ancient Romans

Don Nardo

Published August 28th 2003
ISBN : 9781590183175
Hardcover
128 pages
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 About the Book 

The Romans enjoyed a wide variety of entertainments and leisure activities. In eye-opening detail, this volume examines the Romans at rest and play, as they attend the public baths- throw dinner parties for friends and clients- stage plays, mimes,MoreThe Romans enjoyed a wide variety of entertainments and leisure activities. In eye-opening detail, this volume examines the Romans at rest and play, as they attend the public baths- throw dinner parties for friends and clients- stage plays, mimes, and musical recitations- write and read diverse kinds of literature- play ball and board games- hunt, fish, and climb mountains- and crowd racetracks and stadiums to watch gladiatorial fights, wild beast shows, and chariot races.