Ammi’s horse still pawed and screamed deafeningly in the road outside,
and nearly drowned its owner’s faint quaver as he mumbled his formless reflections.H. P. Lovecraft, “The Colour out of Space”
People of the Roman empire: new and old, rich and poor.
The second episode, on mining and other far-flung industries, and on slavery and Hadrian’s villa, is aided by a struc...