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Title:
Ancient coin collecting IV : Roman provincial coins
Author:
Sayles, Wayne G.
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Publication Information:
Iola, WI : Krause Publications, [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
x, 198 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780873415521
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library CJ837 .S292 1998 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Celebrate the festivals and color of the Roman Empire's far-flung provinces. Delight at the expressive coinage of the Empire's distant colonies. Discover a hobby that will provide a lifetime of enjoyment.
Ancient Coin Collecting IV: Roman Provincial Coins takes you on an adventurous road les traveled to the independent frontier mints of Spain, Gaul, Britain, Asia Minor, Syria, Egypt and other. There you'll meet the cities' founders; revel in their games architecture and civic achievements; and explore their mythology, astrology, and heroes.
Author Wayne G. Sayles' extensive knowledge of ancient coins resonates through each page. Special highlights include:
More than 300 photos, including an illustrated guide to the rulers of the era
Useful tables and maps summarizing mint cities and their dating system
Valuable reference tools, including index, glossary and bibliography
Increase your numismatic expertise with this unique tribute to the other side? of Roman coins in Ancient Coin Collecting IV: Roman Provincial Coins.


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