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Decline and change in late antiquity

religion, barbarians and their historiography

by J. H. W. G. Liebeschuetz

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Published by Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Burlington, VT, USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome
    • Subjects:
    • Rome -- History -- Empire, 284-476 -- Historiography.,
    • Rome -- History -- Germanic Invasions, 3rd-6th centuries -- Historiography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementJ.H.G.W. Liebeschuetz.
      SeriesVariorum collected studies series ;, 846
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG205 .L64 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3416615M
      ISBN 10086078990X
      LC Control Number2005032868


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