A History of Rome


Book Details

Publisher  Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date   December 27, 2000
ISBN  0631218599
Pages  592

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This magisterial survey, spanning over 1,300 years, is widely acclaimed as the best single-volume history of Rome. The second edition incorporates a number of improvements including new subject sections and maps, expanded coverage of key chapters, and updated resource and bibliographic material.

  • Incorporates a number of improvements, many of which have been suggested by readers.

  • Provides more extensive treatment of key areas.

  • Includes completely new sections to cover subjects omitted from the first edition.

  • Continues to include extensive illustrative material - plates, tables, chronologies, and maps (including two new ones).

  • A more comprehensive index will ensure the book is now easier to use.

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