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Kinship Diplomacy in the Ancient World

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$79.00 • £68.95 • €71.95

ISBN 9780674505278

Publication Date: 06/01/1999


208 pages

5 halftones

Revealing Antiquity


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[An] elegantly written little book.—Greg Woolf, The Times Literary Supplement

Jones has written an original and illuminating book. Although there are many studies of the forms and procedures of Greek and Roman diplomacy, studies of its intellectual background are few. Jones’s brief and lucid work is a valuable addition to that short list, providing the first comprehensive treatment of one of the central ideas of ancient diplomacy: kinship between states… [A] valuable work.—S. M. Burnstein, Choice

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