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Underground Rome

  • 14:32
  • March 29th 2021

Underground Rome written by Irene Fanizza and narrated by Jennifer Sabir: https://ancient.eu/article/435/underground-rome/

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Underground archaeology is a niche topic and is highly specialized. We're talking about simple structures underground, such as those of Roman North Africa (able to withstand the heat), or we can get as extreme, in a mostly urban context, as where the underground archaeological palimpsests are complex and highly suggestive. Pointing the finger at any European capital, we immediately think of the catacombs and tombs, but in the archaeological world of the underground, there is much more than mere funerary works.

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