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Flora of the Colosseum of Rome

Richard Deakin

Flora of the Colosseum of Rome

or, Illustrations and descriptions of four hundred and twenty plants growing spontaneously upon the ruins of the Colosseum of Rome

by Richard Deakin

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Published by Groombridge in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Italy -- Rome

  • Edition Notes

    Bound by Edmonds & Remnants, London.

    Other titlesIllustrations and descriptions of four hundred and twenty plants growing spontaneously upon the ruins of the Colosseum of Rome
    Statementby Richard Deakin.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 237, [34] p., [6] leaves of plates ([34] p. at end advertisements) :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18177623M

    Free 2-day shipping. Buy Flora of the Colosseum of Rome at nd: Richard Deakin. The Colosseum's history is much stranger than the legend. In this engaging book, we learn the details of how the arena was built and at what cost; we meet the emperors who sometimes fought in gladiatorial games; and we take measure of the audience who reveled in, or opposed, these games. The authors also trace the strange afterlife of the monument.

    The Colosseum is the main symbol of is an imposing construction that, with almost 2, years of history, will bring you back in time to discover the way of life in the Roman Empire.. The construction of the Colosseum began in the year 72 under the empire of Vespasian and was finished in the year 80 during the rule of the emperor completion, the Colosseum became the. I'd book the tour. I've been to the Colosseum in without a tour and while it was nice, I didn't think to much of it, nor did I spend a lot of time there.. I went again last Monday (March 6th ) and I booked the Underground Tour. Great experience. Having pre-booked you get to use a dedicated fast track line, where they check your booking confirmation, and where you can eventually buy.

    Colosseum can be crowded, so we recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund. See all 1 Colosseum tickets and tours on Tripadvisor/5(K).   Colosseum, also called Flavian Amphitheatre, giant amphitheatre built in Rome under the Flavian uction of the Colosseum was begun sometime between 70 and 72 ce during the reign of is located just east of the Palatine Hill, on the grounds of what was Nero’s Golden artificial lake that was the centrepiece of that palace complex was drained, and the.


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In Richard Deakin wrote the Flora of the Colosseum of Rome, and listed species of wild plants on the year old ruin, including 41 members of the pea family. Some of these plants were rare in Western Europe and may have arrived in the fur of the North African animals brought there for torturous combat with gladiators.

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Flora of the Colosseum of Rome Inthe English botanist Richard Deacon had published his Flora of the Colosseum, recording the species of plant growing in the site that had been, until the construction of the Crystal Palace in London four years earlier, the largest architectural volume in the world.

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Like a cathedral of death it towered over the city and invited its citizens, 50, at a time, to watch murderous gladiatorial games.

It is now visited by two million visitors a year (Hitler was among them)/5(57).