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The limits of empire : the Roman army in the East

Author: Benjamin H Isaac
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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This revised edition of a history of the exploits of the Roman Army contains extensive amendments in the light of recent archaeological research. Included in the work is a bibliography containing  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin H Isaac
ISBN: 0198149522 9780198149521 0198149263 9780198149262
OCLC Number: 28928971
Notes: "Clarenden Paperbacks"--Title page verso.
Description: xiii, 510 pages, [9] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Rome and Persia --
Consolidation and internal unrest --
The army of the Principate : an army of occupation --
The army of the fourth century --
Enemies and allies after Septimius Severus --
Army and civilians in the East --
The military function of Roman veteran colonies --
Urbanization --
Frontier policy--grand strategy? --
Epilogue --
Appendix I. Roman army sites in Judaea --
Appendix II. Antioch as military headquarters and imperial residence.
Responsibility: by Benjamin Isaac.

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