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Published: 28 October 2021 (Estimated)

496 Pages | 24 large scale colour maps, and over 170 colour and black and white figures

246x189mm

ISBN: 9780192843425


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Discovering Rome's Eastern Frontier

On Foot Through a Vanished World

Timothy Bruce Mitford

  • Reveals the structural remains of the Roman Empire's eastern frontier, and a vast enterprise virtually unknown until now
  • Illustrated with 24 large scale colour maps and over 170 illustrations, photographs, and plans
  • Enriched with observations of consuls and travellers and memories of those who have lived in this region of great sensitivity
  • Contains detailed descriptions of the geography and climate of the region, a chronology of its history, a glossary of Latin and Turkish words, and details of the travellers and scholars whose accounts have helped shape our understanding of the frontier