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The Penguin historical atlas of ancient Rome

Author: Christopher Scarre; Swanston Graphics Limited.
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1995.
Series: Patricia Gidoomal Art & Art History Collection.
Edition/Format:   Map : Atlas   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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More than 15 centuries after its fall, the Roman Empire continues to profoundly influence world history. This atlas traces the empire's rise and fall, looking at its provinces and cities, trade and economy, armies and frontier defenses; charting its transformation into a Christian theocracy; and assessing its lasting impact.
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Genre/Form: Reference works
Chronologies
History
Maps
Chronology
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Scarre, Christopher.
Penguin historical atlas of ancient Rome.
London ; New York : Penguin Books, 1995
(OCoLC)607351568
Material Type: Atlas, Internet resource
Document Type: Map, Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Scarre; Swanston Graphics Limited.
ISBN: 0140513299 9780140513295
OCLC Number: 34193191
Notes: "Design and maps copyright Swanston Publishing Limited"--Title page verso.
Published simultaneously by Viking"--Title page verso.
"Rulers of Rome, 753 BC-AD 565": pages 136-137.
Description: 1 atlas (144 pages) : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm
Cartographic Mathematical Data: Scales differ.
Contents: From city to empire --
The imperial regime --
The imperial peace --
The troubled century --
Restoration and fall.
Series Title: Patricia Gidoomal Art & Art History Collection.
Other Titles: Historical atlas of ancient Rome
Ancient Rome
Responsibility: Chris Scarre.
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Traces the rise and fall of the Roman Empire. This book is illustrated and features more than sixty full-colour maps. It looks at its provinces and cities, its trade and economy, its armies and  Read more...

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