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Title Free at last! : the impact of freed slaves on the Roman empire / edited by Sinclair Bell and Teresa Ramsby.
Published London, UK : Bristol Classical Press, 2012.
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 Floor3  HT731 .F74 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Sinclair Bell and Teresa Ramsby -- The face of the social climber : Roman freedmen and elite ideology / Barbara E. Borg -- Locating the grapevine in the late republic : freedmen and communication / Pauline Ripat -- 'Reading' the freed slave in the Cena trimalchionis / Teresa Ramsby -- The freedman economy of Roman Italy / Koenraad Verboven -- Deciphering freedwomen in the Roman Empire / Marc Kleijwegt -- Feasting the dead together : household burials and the social strategies of slaves and freed persons in the early principate / Carlos R. Galvao-Sobrinho -- 'Saintly souls' : white teachers' advocacy and instruction of Greek and Latin to African American freedmen / Michele Valerie Ronnick -- Response essay : what has Pliny to say? / Eleanor Winsor Leach.
Subject Freedmen -- Rome -- History.
Freedmen -- Rome -- Social conditions.
Slaves -- Emancipation -- Rome.
Slavery -- Rome -- History.
Rome -- Civilization.
Related Names Bell, Sinclair.
Ramsby, Teresa R.
ISBN 9781853997518
OCLC number 707962619