A Roman post-mortem an inquest on the fall of the Roman Republic. by Ronald Syme

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Published by Australasian Medical Pub. Co. in Sydney .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Rome -- Politics and government -- 265-30 B.C.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Book details

SeriesTodd memorial lecture, no. 3
The Physical Object
Pagination20 p. ;
Number of Pages20
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21629475M

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