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The civilization of ancient Rome

an archaeological perspective, beginnings to Augustus

by Henry V. Bender

  • 288 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome (Italy),
  • Italy,
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Rome (Italy) -- Antiquities.,
    • Italy -- Antiquities.,
    • Rome -- Civilization.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementHenry V. Bender.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG63 .B44 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination154 p. :
      Number of Pages154
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2541287M
      ISBN 100819150827, 0819150835
      LC Control Number85022588

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