Dating and interpreting the past in the Western Roman Empire

essays in honour of Brenda Dickinson
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Oxbow Books , Oxford, UK, Oakville, CT
Civilization, Roman Po
Statementedited by David Bird
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LC ClassificationsNK3850 .D38 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25067063M
ISBN 139781842174432
LC Control Number2011040528

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