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Published: 13 January 2009

400 Pages | 1 halftone, 7 lines

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195371581

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The Dynamics of Ancient Empires

State Power from Assyria to Byzantium

Ian Morris and Walter Scheidel

Oxford Studies in Early Empires

  • Newly commissioned case studies of the Neo-Assyrian, Achaemenid Persian, Athenian, Roman, and Byzantine empires
  • Broadens the study of ancient empires by covering both the Mediterranean and the Near East
  • Contributors include Keith Hopkins in his final essay

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