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The ancient Romans how they lived and worked by Oswald Ashton Wentworth Dilke

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Published by David and Charles in Newton Abbot .
Written in English



  • Rome


  • Rome -- Civilization.,
  • Rome -- Social life and customs.

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Edition Notes

StatementO. A. W. Dilke.
LC ClassificationsDG78 .D55
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p. :
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5246500M
ISBN 100715365533
LC Control Number75318556

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