A history of the later Roman empire from Arcadius to Irene (395 A.D. to 800 A.D.) by J. B. (John Bagnell) Bury

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  • Rome -- History -- Empire, 284-476,
  • Byzantine Empire -- History

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Statementby J.B. Bury.
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LC ClassificationsDG311 .B98 1889
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Pagination2 v. ;
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Open LibraryOL14012951M
LC Control Number05000009
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