- Title Pages
- List of maps
- List of illustrations
- Foreword to the English translation
- Introduction: The city between antiquity and the Middle Ages Mark Humphries
Chapter 1Looking at the city
Chapter 2Transforming the city’s image
Chapter 3The phoenix city: War and invasion in the fifth and sixth centuries
Chapter 4Urban administration
Chapter 5The nobility, ‘élite of the human race’
Chapter 6Tradesmen and plebs
Chapter 7Ancestral cults
Chapter 8The expansion of Christianity
Chapter 9Life and death: Material civilisation and mental attitudes
Chapter 10Transforming the calendar
Chapter 11Festivals and entertainments
Chapter 12Education and culture
Chapter 13The influence of Christian Rome
- Guide to further reading Mark Humphries
- Rome in Late Antiquity
- Edinburgh University Press
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