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A chronology of the Roman Empire

Timothy Venning

A chronology of the Roman Empire

by Timothy Venning

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Published by Continuum in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chronology,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [777]-801) and index.

    Statementedited by Timothy Venning ; [introduction by John F. Drinkwater]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDG201 .C48 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 850 p. :
    Number of Pages850
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24850392M
    ISBN 101441154787
    ISBN 109781441154781
    LC Control Number2011389038
    OCLC/WorldCa535494679

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