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Greek and Roman chronology calendars and years in classical antiquity by Alan Edouard Samuel

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  • Chronology, Greek.,
  • Chronology, Roman.,
  • Calendar, Greek.,
  • Calendar, Roman.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Alan E. Samuel.
SeriesHandbuch der Altertumswissenschaft ;, 1. Abt., 7. T.
LC ClassificationsPA25 .H24 Abt. 1, T. 7, 1972, CE42 .H24 Abt. 1, T. 7, 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 307 p. :
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5332200M
LC Control Number72185353

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