Roman life under the Caesars
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Published by T. Fisher Unwin in London .
Written in English


  • Rome -- Social life and customs.,
  • Rome -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Emile Thomas.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 382 p. :
Number of Pages382
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15977918M

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