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Late empire by Lisa Olstein

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Written in English


  • American poetry

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Edition Notes

StatementLisa Olstein
LC ClassificationsPS3615.L78 L37 2017
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 99 pages
Number of Pages99
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26939000M
ISBN 101556595182
ISBN 109781556595189
LC Control Number2017016315

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Southern and Dixon's book on the late Roman army breaks down their subject in various chapters and describe in a highly readable manner the organization, recruiting, equipment, and forts of the final centuries of the Western Roman Empire's s: The Apocalypse of Empire Imperial Eschatology in Late Antiquity and Early Islam Stephen J. Shoemaker. pages | 6 x 9 Cloth | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Ebook editions are available from selected online vendors A volume in the series Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion "[F]ascinating. Late Empire In her fourth book—a gorgeous call-to-arms in the face of our current social and political conditions—Lisa Olstein employs her signature wit, wordplay, candor, and absurdity in poems that are her most personal—and political—to date. The late antique period is characterized by the successful imposition of a rabbinic interpretation of Judaism among the Jewish communities in Palestine, Mesopotamia and elsewhere, and by the formalization and propagation of Zoroastrianism throughout the Sasanian empire.