A history of the Roman world from 30 B.C. to A.D. 138

by Edward Togo Salmon

Publisher: Methuen in London

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 343-349.

Statementby Edward T. Salmon.
SeriesMethuen"s history of the Greek and Roman world, 6
LC ClassificationsDG276 .S26 1968
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 367 p.
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5506135M
ISBN 100416107109
LC Control Number73355498

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