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    DescriptionCodified by Justinian I and published under his aegis in A.D. 533, this celebrated work of legal history forms a fascinating picture of ordinary life in Rome.


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    Title
    The Digest of Roman Law
    Subtitle
    Theft, Rapine, Damage and Insult
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Emperor Of the East Justinian I, Translated by C.F. Kolbert
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 192
    Width: 127 mm
    Height: 193 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 159 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780140443431
    ISBN 10: 0140443436
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25540
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: LAW
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAR
    Libri: I-HP
    Ingram Theme: APPR/CLASSA
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020, POL010000
    LC classification: DG
    BISAC V2.8: POL009000
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T17.2
    Abridged Dewey: 937
    DC22: 340.5
    DC19: 343.7063
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 1QDAR, LAFR
    Thema V1.0: LAFR
    Thema geographical qualifier V1.0: 1QBAR
    Edition statement
    Reprint
    Publisher
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    PENGUIN CLASSICS
    Publication date
    28 June 1979
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Justinian I (483 -565) was Eastern Roman Emperor from 527 until his death. One of the most important rulers of Late Antiquity, he is best remembered for his reform of the legal code through the commission of Tribonian the military expansion of imperial territory that was achieved during his reign, primarily through the campaigns of Belisarius and his marriage and partnership with his wife Empress Theodora. He is also known as "The last Roman Emperor" and was the emperor who reconquered the city of Rome from the Ostrogoths.