The brothers of Romulus : fraternal Pietas in Roman law, literature, and society / Cynthia J. Bannon.

Stories about brothers were central to Romans' public and poetic myth making, to their experience of family life, and to their ideas about intimacy among men. Through the analysis of literary and legal representations of brothers, Cynthia Bannon attempts to re-create the context and contradicti...

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Main Author: Bannon, Cynthia Jordan.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1997.
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