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Cities of the classical world : an atlas and gazetteer of 120 centuries of ancient civilization

Author: Colin McEvedy; Douglas S Oles
Publisher: London ; New York : Allen Lane, 2011.
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From Alexandria to York, this unique illustrated guide allows us to see the great centres of classical civilization afresh. The key feature of Cities of the Classical World is 120 specially drawn maps tracing each city's thoroughfares and defences, monuments and places of worship.
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Maps
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McEvedy, Colin.
Cities of the classical world.
London ; New York : Allen Lane, 2011
(OCoLC)751738760
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Colin McEvedy; Douglas S Oles
ISBN: 9780141967639 0141967633
OCLC Number: 793339460
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Responsibility: Colin McEvedy ; edited by Douglas Stuart Oles.

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