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By John Rich,Andrew Wallace-Hadrill

the traditional Greco-Roman global was once a global of citie, in a particular feel of groups within which nation-state used to be ruled through city centre.
This quantity of papers written by way of influential archaeologists and historians seeks to assemble the 2 disciplines in exploring the city-country relationship.

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