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The Roman Empire, a very short introduction, Christopher Kelly

Label
The Roman Empire, a very short introduction, Christopher Kelly
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
The Roman Empire
Nature of contents
dictionariesbibliography
Responsibility statement
Christopher Kelly
Series statement
Very short introductions
Sub title
a very short introduction
Summary
The Roman Empire was a remarkable achievement. This introduction covers the history of the empire at its height, looking at its people, religions and social structures. It explains how it deployed violence, 'romanisation', and tactical power to develop an astonishingly uniform culture from Rome to its furthest outreaches
Table Of Contents
Conquest -- Imperial power -- Collusion -- History wars -- Christians to the lions -- Living and dying -- Rome revisited
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