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Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Rome

Subjects:

  • Motherhood -- Rome -- History,
  • Mother and child -- Rome -- History,
  • Family -- Rome -- History,
  • Rome -- Social conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementSuzanne Dixon.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ759 .D59 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination286 p., 8 p. of plates :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2399941M
ISBN 100806121254
LC Control Number87030027

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