The seven sovereign hills of Rome by Margaret Hastings Jackson

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Published by Longmans, Green and co. in London, New York [etc.] .

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  • Rome (Italy) -- History.

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Statementby Margaret Hastings Jackson ... and Elisabeth Hodder ...
ContributionsHodder, Elisabeth.
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LC ClassificationsDG467 .J3
The Physical Object
Paginationix, [1], 528 p.,
Number of Pages528
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Open LibraryOL22936414M
LC Control Number36022216

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Chapters are arranged geographically, based on each of the seven hills, the Tiber floodplain, ancient creeks that dissected the plateau, and ridges that rise above the right bank. As an added bonus, the last chapter consists of three field trips around the center of Rome, which can be enjoyed on foot or by using public transportation.

Chapters are arranged geographically, based on each of the seven hills, the Tiber floodplain, ancient creeks that dissected the plateau, and ridges that rise above the right bank.

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The seven hills of Rome are: Aventine Hill, Caelian Hill, Capitoline Hill, Esquiline Hill, Palatine Hill. Quirinal Hill, and Viminal Hill. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jackson, Margaret Hastings.

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The seven hills are all located on the right bank of the River Tiber and are centred on the Forum, the political heart of ancient Rome.

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Palatine Hill, four-sided plateau rising feet (40 metres) south of the Forum in Rome and feet (51 metres) above sea level. It has a circumference of 5, feet (1, metres). The city of Rome was founded on the Palatine, where archaeological discoveries range from prehistoric remains to. From the site of its foundation to the residence of its head of state, the Seven Hills of Rome (Sette Colli di Roma) are an integral part of the city’s historic and cultural identity.

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