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Rome the Greek World, and the East: Volume 1

The Roman Republic and the Augustan Revolution

by Fergus Millar

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Greece,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Rome,
  • History: World,
  • Ancient Greece,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • Essays,
  • History / Ancient / General,
  • History / Ancient / Rome,
  • History : Essays,
  • Ancient - Greece,
  • Civilization

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsHannah M. Cotton (Editor), Guy M. Rogers (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7972764M
    ISBN 100807849901
    ISBN 109780807849903

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