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Thanks J
carthage is a fascinating topic. old book by Lancel not bad; more recently by R Miles
watch the last episode.. and that is one question raised, m
heli ride was fun (with an extremely glam heli pilot). I think there will be a dvd soonish after the series.
thank you susan!
I am sure it is to be shown there.
thank you. i THINK it will be shown in canada (not usa, but canada..) ah yes 212 a memorable year! caracalla gets a walk on part in the series!
Toggle Commented Apr 23, 2016 on Ultimate Rome and the team effort at A Don’s Life
thanks jamie!
partly funding, but also a sense that it is probably a good idea to leave it be for the future
thank you and welcome
thanks so much.. a good reason to go and have a look!
i think actually it was a different fire.. in spain in the 18th century (i think they were let go by the commonwealth, but were destroyed in a fire all the same)
Toggle Commented Apr 13, 2016 on The price of art at A Don’s Life
Well it is a bit of a mugs game... all the same, I think that the black marble seated portrait is good (part in Ny Carlsberg, part in Centrale Montemartini)
Toggle Commented Apr 9, 2016 on The price of art at A Don’s Life
spot on! as soon as i got home, i emailed off to get to ask if i could look at the backs, and find out any documentation on history, inc frames. waiting to hear still, m
Toggle Commented Apr 7, 2016 on The Wrong Caesars at A Don’s Life
there are connection i think between some of these
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no its quite austere actually!
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i have only just got my head around this. i get a bigger percentage royalty than on print editions, but to be honest i dont know what i get when it is hugely discounted. i think it depends on whether Amazon decides to make it a loss leader (and take the hit), r whether it is the publisher.
Toggle Commented Apr 3, 2016 on A paperback and a medal at A Don’s Life
I suspect that we do not know what any of them "really" looked like.. but Andrew is right to say that the main public image of Augustus is quite well established. But how to we spot the mavericks?
Toggle Commented Apr 1, 2016 on The Wrong Caesars at A Don’s Life
yes it will be out in french this year!
Toggle Commented Mar 31, 2016 on A paperback and a medal at A Don’s Life
i hadnt known about the whole technique!
Toggle Commented Mar 31, 2016 on A paperback and a medal at A Don’s Life
Sorry, for the little intermezzo. Work overload!
Toggle Commented Mar 25, 2016 on The problems of being called Beard at A Don’s Life
Thanks Garry. I would love to think that my parents named me after her; but I fear that isnt the case, Mary
Toggle Commented Mar 20, 2016 on The problems of being called Beard at A Don’s Life
Thanks very much. I hadnt got the Darwin reference. And Coade stone is next on list! i like the Oxford emperors, as they are a great example among other of things BECOMING emperors
Toggle Commented Mar 19, 2016 on Who's buying the Wedgwood? at A Don’s Life
thank you!
Toggle Commented Mar 11, 2016 on Drugs legal and illegal at A Don’s Life
there are indeed lots of things which dont add up here!
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