Organised Crime In Antiquity

Pub Date : 2009-12-31 | Author : Keith Hopwood | Publisher : ISD LLC

ISBN 10 : 9781910589359
ISBN 13 : 1910589357

'What are states but large bandit bands, and what are bandit bands but small states?' So asked St Augustine, reflecting on the late Roman world. Here nine original studies, by esta..

City Government In Hellenistic And Roman Asia Minor

Pub Date : 2005-02-17 | Author : Sviatoslav Dmitriev | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0195346904
ISBN 13 : 9780195346909

City Government in Hellenistic and Roman Asia Minor examines the social and administrative transformation of Greek society within the early Roman empire, assessing the extent to wh..

Rape In Antiquity

Pub Date : 2002-07-31 | Author : Karen F. Pierce | Publisher : Bristol Classical Press

ISBN 10 : 0715631470
ISBN 13 : 9780715631478

This collection of 12 original essays provides an overview of how Greeks and Romans perceived the phenomenon of rape. Using the numerous references to rape in Greek legal speeches,..