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Published: 17 May 2007

350 Pages | 2 maps

ISBN: 9780199203970

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Land Transport in Roman Egypt

A Study of Economics and Administration in a Roman Province

Colin Adams

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • The first major treatment of land transport in Roman times
  • Enhances our understanding of a central feature of the ancient economy
  • Uses the particular evidence of Greek papyri to explore themes of broad relevance to the study of the Roman empire