The Roman Near East, 31 B.C.-A.D. 337

by Fergus Millar

Publisher: Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass

Written in English
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  • Middle East,
  • Rome
  • Subjects:

    • Middle East -- History -- To 622.,
    • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 553-562) and indexes.

      StatementFergus Millar.
      LC ClassificationsDS62.25 .M53 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 587 p. :
      Number of Pages587
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1409532M
      ISBN 100674778855
      LC Control Number93018174

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From Augustus to Constantine, the Roman Empire in the Near East expanded step by step, southward to the Red Sea and eastward across the Euphrates to the Tigris. In a remarkable work of interpretive history, Fergus Millar shows us this world as it was forged into the Roman provinces of Syria, Judaea, Arabia, and Mesopotamia.

His book conveys the magnificent. The Roman Near East makes it possible to see rabbinic Judaism, early Christianity, and eventually the origins of Islam against the matrix of societies in which they were formed. Millar's evidence permits us to assess whether the Near East is best seen as a regional variant of Graeco-Roman culture or as in some true sense oriental.

The Roman Near East, 31 B.C.-A.D. Fergus Millar. Author: Millar, Fergus: Extent: dpi TIFF G4 page images: E-Distribution Information: MPublishing, University of Michigan Library Ann Arbor, Michigan Permission must be received for any subsequent distribution in print or electronically.

Please contact [email protected] for more information. The Roman Near East, 31 B.C.-A.D. (Cambridge:Mass, ) and Ball, Warwick. Syria: A Historical and Architectural Guide.

(Mass: Interlink Publishers,) but has important differences. The Millar work is primarily based on textual scholarship, with little archaeological input, while the Ball book has much on archaeology, but lacks color Cited by: Ablabius served as vicarius of the Diocese of Asia, held the praetorian prefecture of the East from to /, and served as The Roman Near East consul in Ablabius was active in the Roman East and West [7] and during his political career, he was based at Antioch.

This is an outstanding work, one of the best regional histories of the influence of the Roman Empire on Syria that is currently available. It is different from some of the other available works on the subject, in that the author is a specialist in archaeology and Near Eastern Studies, which is reflected in the organization and structure of the book, including the immense number of maps /5.

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C.'s selection is designed to cover all areas of the history Author: Richard Alston. Ball is reacting in particular to Fergus Millar’s The Roman Near East, 31 B.C.—A.D. (Cambridge, Mass., ), a work which he feels places undue emphasis on the Roman and Greek presence in the Near East.

Ball’s work concerns the same region as Millar’s, i.e. modern Syria, Jordan, northern Iraq, and to some extent Israel and Author: Geoffrey Greatrex.

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