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Published: 25 February 2021

304 Pages | 14

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190888220

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Melania the Younger

From Rome to Jerusalem

Elizabeth A. Clark

Women in Antiquity

  • Presents a revealing portrait of an immensely important figure in early Christianity
  • Provides a translation of the Greek version of Melania's Life
  • Explores the later Roman Empire through the life of a noblewoman
  • Includes research on ancient wealth inequality; slavery; transportation problems; women's roles and status