Imperial Rome

The scholarship available on the Imperial City of Rome.


  • Claridge, A., Rome: an Oxford archaeological guide, Oxford, 2010, 125-59, 161-96, 301-6.
  • Connolly, P. & Dodge, H., The ancient city: life in Classical Athens and Rome, Oxford, 1998, 115-9, 218-25.
  • Coulston, J. & Dodge, H., Ancient Rome: the archaeology of the eternal city, Oxford, 2000, Ch 4-5.
  • Robinson, O.F., Ancient Rome: city planning and administration, London, 1992, Ch 2, 5, 7, 9, 12-13.
  • Stambaugh, J.E., The ancient Roman city, Baltimore, 1988, Ch 4, 7.

Further Reading

  • Anderson, J.C., The historical topography of the imperial fora, Brussels, 1984.
  • Boatwright, M.T., Hadrian and the city of Rome, Princeton, 1987.
  • Busch, A.W., Militär in Rom: militärische und paramilitärische Einheiten im kaiserzeitlichen Stadtbild, Wiesbaden, 2011.
  • Ewald, B.C. & Norena, C.F., The emperor and Rome: space, representation, and ritual, Cambridge, 2010.
  • Favro, D.G., The urban image of Augustan Rome, Cambridge, 1996.
  • Hannestad, N., Roman art and imperial policy, Aarhus, 1986.
  • Haselberger, L. & Humphrey, J.H., Imaging ancient Rome: documentation, visualization, imagination : proceedings of the Third Williams Symposium on Classical Architecture, held at the American Academy in Rome, the British School at Rome, and the Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Rome, on May 20-23, 2004 in JRA.61, Portsmouth RI, 2006.
  • Lott, J.B., The neighborhoods of Augustan Rome, Cambridge, 2004.
  • Lusnia, S.S., Creating Severan Rome: the architecture and self-image of L. Septimius Severus (A.D. 193-211), Brussells, 2014.
  • Meneghini, R., I Fori imperiali e i Mercati di Traiano: storia e descrizione dei monumenti alla luce degli studi e degli scavi recenti, Rome, 2009.
  • Packer, J.E., The Forum of Trajan in Rome: a study of the monuments in brief, Berkeley, 2001.
  • Rehak, P., Imperium and cosmos: Augustus and the northern Campus Martius, Madison, 2006.
  • Robinson, O.F., Ancient Rome: city planning and administration, London, 1992, Ch 2, 5, 7, 9, 12-13.
  • Wallace-Hadrill, A., Augustan Rome, Bristol, 1993.
  • Ward-Perkins, J.B. & Boethius, A., Roman imperial architecture, Harmondsworth, 1981.