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Working IX to V

Orgy Planners, Funeral Clowns and Other Prized Professions of the Ancient World

by Vicki Leon

Paperback, 312 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $16.95 |

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Working IX to V
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Orgy Planners, Funeral Clowns and Other Prized Professions of the Ancient World
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Vicki Leon

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Pesents brief summaries of the jobs of ordinary people who lived in ancient Greece and Rome, covering work associated with farming, the slave trade, temples, law courts, household goods, education, medicine, and entertainment.

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