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Roman History, V, Books 46-50 by Cassius Dio Cocceianus

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Published by Loeb Classical Library .
Written in English


  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Other prose: classical, early & medieval,
  • History - General History,
  • Ancient - Rome,
  • Ancient Rome,
  • History

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Edition Notes

Loeb Classical Library

ContributionsEarnest Cary (Translator), Herbert B. Foster (Translator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages544
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7693881M
ISBN 100674990919
ISBN 109780674990913

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