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Libraries in the Ancient World

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, Conn, London .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

The beginnings : the ancient Near East
The beginnings : Greece - The library of Alexandria
The growth of libraries
The beginnings : Rome
Libraries of the Roman Empire : the city of Rome
Libraries of the Roman Empire : outside the city of Rome
From roll to codex
Toward the Middle Ages.

Edition Notes

Originally published: 2001.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series Yale Nota bene


Dewey Decimal Class 027.093
Library of Congress Z722 .C37X 2002

The Physical Object

Pagination xii, 177 p. :
Number of pages 200

ID Numbers

Open Library OL21814522M
Internet Archive librariesinancie00cass
ISBN 10 0300097212
Library Thing 28590
Goodreads 570892

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