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Roman attitudes to education.

Douglas Alexander Kidd

Roman attitudes to education.

by Douglas Alexander Kidd

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Published by Christchurch Classical Association in Christchurch, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Education -- Rome

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLA81 K5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p.
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14734405M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kidd, D.A. (Douglas Alexander), Roman attitudes to education. Christchurch, N.Z.: Christchurch Classical Association. Roman Attitudes Toward the Christians: From Claudius to Hadrian (Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen Zum Neuen Testament): John Granger Cook: : Books.

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