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Author Kleiner, Diana E. E.
Title Cleopatra and Rome / Diana E.E. Kleiner.
Publication Info. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, c2005.
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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 Art, Roman -- Egyptian influences.
Architecture, Roman -- Egyptian influences.
Coins, Roman.
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, -30 B.C. -- Influence.
Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, -30 B.C.
Livia, Empress, consort of Augustus, Emperor of Rome, ca. 58 B.C.-29 A.D.
Antonius, Marcus, 83 B.C.?-30 B.C.
Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D.
ISBN 0674019059 (alk. paper)
9780674019058 (alk. paper)