HISTORY OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
Cover: The Triumph of Empire: The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantine, from Harvard University PressCover: The Triumph of Empire in HARDCOVER

The Triumph of Empire

The Roman World from Hadrian to Constantine

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674659612

Publication Date: 11/28/2016

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400 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

35 color illus., 14 maps

History of the Ancient World

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Michael Kulikowski is the author of Rome’s Gothic Wars, Late Roman Spain and Its Cities, and The Triumph of Empire. Kulikowski has appeared in a number of documentaries on the History Channel, including Barbarians Rising, Rome, and Criminal History: Rome, and writes frequently for the Wall Street Journal and London Review of Books. He is the Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of History and Classics at Pennsylvania State University.

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