S.P.Q.R. are the initial letters of the Latin phrase Senatus Populusque Romanus, meaning “ the Senate and People of Rome.” S.P.Q.R. was used on all government property much in the same way as we use the letters G.R. on Post-Office ...



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Language: en
Pages: 157
Authors: George A. Lawrence
Categories: Rome
Type: BOOK - Published: 1936 - Publisher:

Books about S.P.Q.R.
SPQR, a Romance
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Paul Hyde Bonner
Categories: Rome
Type: BOOK - Published: 1952 - Publisher: New York, Scribner

Books about SPQR, a Romance
Language: en
Pages: 606
Authors: Mary Beard
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-20 - Publisher: Profile Books

Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller Shortlisted for a British Book Industry Book of the Year Award 2016 The new series Ultimate Rome: Empire Without Limit is on BBC2 now Ancient Rome matters. Its history of empire, conquest, cruelty and excess is something against which we still judge ourselves. Its myths
SPQR XIII: The Year of Confusion
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: John Maddox Roberts
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-16 - Publisher: Minotaur Books

"Readers looking for a crafty and entertaining journey to the past won't be disappointed." —Publishers Weekly on SPQR XI: Under Vesuvius Caius Julius Caesar, now Dictator of Rome, has decided to revise the Roman calendar, which has become out of sync with the seasons. As if this weren't already an
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Shelley Lindgren, Matthew Accarrino, Kate Leahy
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-16 - Publisher: Ten Speed Press

A cookbook and wine guide celebrating the regional traditions and exciting innovations of modern Italian cooking, from San Francisco's SPQR restaurant. The Roman Empire was famous for its network of roads. By following the path of these thoroughfares, Shelley Lindgren, wine director and co-owner of the acclaimed San Francisco restaurants