'Matyszak imparts so much information so imaginatively that it would be a great thing if his success inspires an entire... series...'
-- The Observer: Review
'Performs the functions of all the best guides... vast amount of easily retrieved information... an excellent introduction to Roman life'
-- The Times Literary Supplement
About the Author
Philip Matyszak is the author of numerous books on the Roman world, including Chronicle of the Roman Republic, The Enemies of Rome and The Sons of Caesar, all published by Thames & Hudson.