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Encyclopedia of the Roman Empire

Author: Matthew Bunson
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2002.
Series: Facts on File library of world history.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Not much has happened in the Roman Empire since 1994 that required the first edition to be updated, but Bunson, a prolific reference and history author, has revised it, incorporated new findings and thinking, and changed the dating style to C.E. (Common Era) and B.C.E. (Before Common Era). For the 500 years from Julius Caesar and the Gallic Wars in 59-51 B.C.E. to the fall of the empire in the west in 476 C.E, he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Bunson
ISBN: 0816045623 9780816045624
OCLC Number: 47930574
Description: xviii, 636 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Note on names --
Chronology of major events --
Entries A to Z --
Appendix I: Emperors of the Roman Empire, 27 B.C.E.-476 C.E. --
Appendix II: Genealories --
Glossary.
Series Title: Facts on File library of world history.
Responsibility: Matthew Bunson.

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