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Restorer of the world

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The Roman Empire almost disintegrated in the 3rd Century AD, under the onslaught of barbarians and the defections of rebel governors, the general-emperor Aurelian restored the whole Roman world allowing the empire to survive just long enough for civilisation to be salvaged after the Dark Ages. This is the first non-specialist book to be devoted to this extraordinary, yet little known, Roman emperor following his career from obscurity to saviour of the Empire. The author's original research uses the most up-to-date interpretations of ancient literature and inscriptions to examine Aurelian's methods and achievements. Details of the little-described 3rd Century Roman army are also included, as are many photographs. The book itself is in excellent condition, appearing almost as new but there is an ex-libris sticker on first page.

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Author(s):
White, John F.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2005
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1862272506
ISBN-13:
9781862272507
Number of pages:
198
Publisher:
Spellmount

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The Roman Empire almost disintegrated in the 3rd Century AD, under the onslaught of barbarians and the defections of rebel governors, the general-emperor Aurelian restored the whole Roman world allowing the empire to survive just long enough for civilisation to be salvaged after the Dark Ages. This is the first non-specialist book to be devoted to this extraordinary, yet little known, Roman emperor following his career from obscurity to saviour of the Empire. The author's original research uses the most up-to-date interpretations of ancient literature and inscriptions to examine Aurelian's methods and achievements. Details of the little-described 3rd Century Roman army are also included, as are many photographs. The book itself is in excellent condition, appearing almost as new but there is an ex-libris sticker on first page.

Author(s):
White, John F.
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2005
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1862272506
ISBN-13:
9781862272507
Number of pages:
198
Publisher:
Spellmount

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