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Latrinae et foricae : toilets in the Roman world, Barry Hobson

Label
Latrinae et foricae : toilets in the Roman world
Title
Latrinae et foricae
Title remainder
toilets in the Roman world
Statement of responsibility
Barry Hobson
Title variation
Toilets in the Roman world
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What did the Romans have that the modern world did not achieve again until the 17th century? Toilets. This book shows the degree of sophistication the Romans reached in providing for this unavoidable side of human existence
Cataloging source
NLF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hobson, Barry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Toilets
  • Toilets
  • Toilet Facilities
  • History, Ancient
  • Hygiene
  • Roman World
  • Social Behavior
  • Mediterranean Region
  • Sanitaire voorzieningen
  • Romeinse oudheid
Label
Latrinae et foricae : toilets in the Roman world, Barry Hobson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toilets in the Roman world : an introduction -- Roman Britain -- Pompeii -- Chronology of toilets -- Upstairs toilets -- Privacy -- Rubbish and its disposal -- Dirt, smell and culture -- Water supply, usage and disposal -- Who used these toilets? -- Motions, maladies and medicine -- Who cares about latrines? -- Future research?
Control code
308528786
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 190 pages
Isbn
9780715638507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)308528786
Label
Latrinae et foricae : toilets in the Roman world, Barry Hobson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Toilets in the Roman world : an introduction -- Roman Britain -- Pompeii -- Chronology of toilets -- Upstairs toilets -- Privacy -- Rubbish and its disposal -- Dirt, smell and culture -- Water supply, usage and disposal -- Who used these toilets? -- Motions, maladies and medicine -- Who cares about latrines? -- Future research?
Control code
308528786
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 190 pages
Isbn
9780715638507
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)308528786

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