Lendon, J. E.
Title EMPIRE OF HONOUR The Art of Government in the Roman World
Book Condition Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher Oxford University Press 1997
0198150792 / 9780198150794
Seller ID 13381
Light bumping to upper corners. Foxing to top of textblock. DJ has shelfwear and rubbing. ; Jon Lendon offers a bold new analysis of how Roman government worked in the first four centuries AD. He contends that a despotism rooted in force and fear enjoyed widespread support among the ruling classes of the provinces on the basis of an aristocratic culture of honor shared by rulers and ruled. ; 336 pages
Political Science Government Roman Empire Roman History