HISTORY OF THE ANCIENT WORLD
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The Rise of Rome

From the Iron Age to the Punic Wars

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674659650

Publication Date: 02/26/2018

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432 pages

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

32 color illustrations, 31 line illustrations, 8 maps

Belknap Press

History of the Ancient World

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Kathryn Lomas is Honorary Research Fellow and part-time lecturer in Classics and Ancient History at Durham University.

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