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Readings in the classical historians

Readings in the classical historians

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Published by Scribner"s, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Greece -- History -- To 146 B.C,
  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C,
  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D

  • Edition Notes

    Statementselected and introduced by Michael Grant.
    ContributionsGrant, Michael, 1914-2004.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 686 p. :
    Number of Pages686
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23261164M
    ISBN 100684192454
    LC Control Number91046722

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