Daily Life In Ancient Rome - The People And The City At The Height Of The Empire

by Jerome Carcopino

Publisher: Carcopino Press

Written in English
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  • Ancient - Rome,
  • History / Ancient / Rome,
  • History - General History
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages376
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9569934M
ISBN 101406761435
ISBN 109781406761436
OCLC/WorldCa261226553

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