This book provides a comprehensible discussion
of elements of the Roman legacy which had a long-lasting impact on the
peoples of Europe and beyond. The volume considers the Roman Empire from
the 3rd to the 5th century. Thematic chapters examine the fundamental
nature and the characteristics of the Empire’s government and
administration, the economic and social system, learning and written
culture, art, architecture and Roman law.
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