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    DescriptionFew rivalries in the ancient world match that which existed between Rome and Parthia, two of the greatest superpowers of the classical world. In this book, historian Daryn Graham traces their shared and multifaceted history that spanned some three whole centuries. From Sulla, through to the fall of the Arsacid ruling dynasty of Parthia, Graham describes how wars, battles, plots, intrigue and murder at elite levels shaped Romano-Parthian relations and how those living in both of their empires made capital out of them. Rome and Parthia: Power, Politics and Profit examines the roles of Rome's and Parthia's leading men and women and their many and varied contacts with each other, and shows how each one influenced the wider international relationship that existed between two of the ancient world's greatest superpowers.


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    Title
    Rome and Parthia
    Subtitle
    Power, Politics and Profit
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Daryn Graham
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 298
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 399 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781484045664
    ISBN 10: 1484045661
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1QDAR
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ITALY
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA1
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002020
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    LC classification: DG
    Abridged Dewey: 937
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Createspace
    Imprint name
    Createspace
    Publication date
    18 June 2013
    Author Information
    Daryn Graham is a historian and an author. He has written numerous articles for Archaeological Diggings magazine on ancient topics on both Rome and Parthia. He is also author of the book The First Christians: Not Just Ancient History.