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Published by Gallery Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.,
  • Byzantine Empire -- History -- To 527.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesDecline and fall of the Roman Empire
Statement[editor, Rosemary Williams].
ContributionsWilliams, Rosemary.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDG311 .G55 1979
The Physical Object
Pagination256 p. :
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22460575M
ISBN 100831739061

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