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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford [Eng.] .
Written in English


  • Rome -- History -- Augustus, 30 B.C.-14 A.D.,
  • Rome -- Relations -- Greece.,
  • Greece -- Relations -- Italy -- Rome.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] G. W. Bowersock.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 176 p.
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17767137M

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