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Published: 15 November 2011

448 Pages | 2 maps

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199599615

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Petitions, Litigation, and Social Control in Roman Egypt

Benjamin Kelly

Oxford Studies in Ancient Documents

  • Features exstensive appendices, gloassary, and maps.
  • Provides a detailed case-study of the actual social impact of the legal system in one particular Roman province.
  • Provides a comparative case-study from a richly documented period of antiquity.
  • Written in a clear and concise manner making it accessible to non-specialists.