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The Romans and their world

Peter D. Arnott

The Romans and their world

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in [New York] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Rome -- Civilization,
    • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Peter D. Arnott.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG77 .A74 1970b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination318 p.
      Number of Pages318
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4456215M
      LC Control Number79119015


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