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The later Roman Republic 145 to 27 BC by Taylor, Brian

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Published by Spellmount in Stroud, Gloucestershire .
Written in English


  • Rome -- History -- Republic, 265-30 B.C. -- Chronology

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 315) and index.

StatementBrian Taylor
SeriesThe rise and fall of the Roman Empire, a chronology -- v. 2
LC ClassificationsDG201 .T393 2008
The Physical Object
Pagination320 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23224490M
ISBN 109781862273498
LC Control Number2009293701

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