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Roman Slavery- Finding Articles

Roman Slavery - Primary Sources

Use the Library search box  to locate specific texts held by the library.  (Hint:  Search "author: Homer" to limit to works by the author).

We also have full sets in print  of key collections such as Loeb Classical Library.  (note free digital copies of some  of the out-of-print Loeb texts are available) and  Collections des universites de France (Bude) which  provides French translation of classical texts.  

Texts about Slaves from Duke digital archives of papyri

Roman Slavery - Background Information

Brill's New Pauly - see article on slavery in Rome

Edinburgh Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome  -  Location

Oxford Encyclopedia of  Ancient Greece and Rome (7 vols.) -  Location

MacMillan Encyclopedia of World Slavery - a number of articles on slavery in Rome

See also Background Sources for Ancient Greece and Rome

Find Books On Roman Slavery

Use the Library Search Box to locate books on Slavery in ancient Rome

Other useful sources for locating book material include:

Roman Slavery - Websites

Ancient History Sourcebook (Fordham University - Slavery in the Roman Empire  -  brief  excerpts of primary texts

Roman Slavery - Handbooks

Cambridge World History of Slavery v. 1  -  number of articles on slavery in ancient Rome.   One of them , " The Roman Slave Supply" has been posted on the web

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