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Review of, Faces of Power: Imperial Portraiture on Roman Coins
Bryn Mawr Classical Review
  • Rachel Meyers, Iowa State University
Document Type
Book Review
Publication Version
Published Version
Publication Date
1-1-2007
Abstract
The book under review, Faces of Power: Imperial Portraiture on Roman Coins, is a slim catalogue designed to accompany an exhibit of the same name held at the Nicholson Museum in Sydney, Australia between April and September 2007. Overall the catalogue is enjoyable to read and would be an asset to anyone wishing to gain a quick overview of the Roman Empire through its coinage. It could also be adopted as a supplementary text or resource for a survey course of Roman history as a way of integrating material and literary evidence.
Comments

This book review is from Bryn Mawr Classical Review 11 (2007): 1. Posted with permission.

Copyright Owner
Rachel Meyers
Language
en
File Format
application/pdf
Citation Information
Rachel Meyers. "Review of, Faces of Power: Imperial Portraiture on Roman Coins" Bryn Mawr Classical Review Vol. 11 Iss. 15 (2007) p. 1 - 4
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/rachel_meyers/1/