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Adults and children in the Roman Empire

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English



  • Rome.


  • Children -- Rome.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementThomas Wiedemann.
LC ClassificationsDG91 .W54 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 221 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2063710M
ISBN 100300043805
LC Control Number88051383

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