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Published: 25 March 2010

568 Pages | 23 in-text illustrations


ISBN: 9780199572878

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Imperial Mines and Quarries in the Roman World

Organizational Aspects 27 BC-AD 235

Alfred Michael Hirt

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • A comprehensive study of all the evidence for the administration of mines and quarries across the Roman Empire
  • Covers important issues such as imperial ownership, the role of the army, and the organization of extraction and production