The Roman Garden

  title={The Roman Garden},
  author={James Lawson},
  journal={Greece and Rome},
  pages={97 - 105}
  • J. Lawson
  • Published 1 October 1950
  • History
  • Greece and Rome
Aman's character is judged not merely by his public services and his political views but also by his private life and individual interests. Similarly the history of a nation is to be read not only in its military exploits, its constitutional experiments, its art and literature, but also in the social habits and predominant interests of its citizens. Just as a garden mirrors the character of its owner, so the gardens of a nation reflect the character and the degree of advancement of the State… 
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