Greek and Roman Slavery

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Routledge, Sep 2, 2003 - History - 302 pages

Greek and Roman Slavery brings together fresh English translations of 243 texts and inscriptions on slavery from fifth and fourth century Greece and Rome. The material is arranged thematically, offering the reader a comprehensive review of the idea and practice of slavery in ancient civilization. In addition, a thorough bibliography for each chapter, as well as an extensive index, make this a valuable source for scholars and students.

 

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Contents

Preface
Abbreviations
Table of Weights Measures and Currency Map of the Ancient Mediterranean World Map of Southern Italy and Greece Introductory Outline
THE SLAVE AS PROPERTY 1 Digest 1 5 On the Status of Persons 4 Florentinus from Institutes book 9
The Gortyn Code 1 149
On the Status of Persons 5 Marcianus from Institutes book 1
Suetonius Augustus 40
Acquiring Property Rights
Codex 7 8 6 10 6
Strabo 7 3 12
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Professor Thomas E J Wiedemann (Edited by)

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