By Wayne G. Sayles, 312pp. hb, dj., fully illustrated, charts, tables, maps, 2007, Krause Publications. New, signed by the author. This book approaches the subject of Roman coinage with the perspective of a lover of great numismatic art and history, and presents details in a condensed and easy-to-follow format busy collectors, both novice and serious, will turn to for answers.The coverage in this expanded edition of "Ancient Coin Collecting III: The Roman World" includes coinage from circ. 290 B.C. through the reign of Julius Caesar, blending numismatics, mythology, architecture and astrology into a colourful tapestry that coin collectors and historians will each appreciate.