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The Antonines : the Roman empire in transition

Author: Michael Grant
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Antonines played a crucial part in the development of the Roman Empire, controlling its huge machine for half a century of its most testing period. Michael Grant answers social and political  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Grant
ISBN: 0415138140 9780415138147
OCLC Number: 540787151
Notes: Originally published in 1994 by Routledge; firts published in paperback 1996 by Routledge; reprinted 1996; transferred to digital printing 2005.
Description: viii, 210 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Antoninus Pius --
2. Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus --
3. Marcus Aurelius --
4. Marcus Aurelius and Commodus --
5. Commodus --
6. Antonine Speaking and Writing. Latin. Greek. Christian. General --
7. Antonine Architecture and Art --
8. The Antonine Age.
Responsibility: Michael Grant.

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