By Benjamin Isaac

Benjamin Isaac is without doubt one of the so much wonderful historians of the traditional international, with a few landmark monographs to his identify. This quantity collects such a lot of his released articles and booklet chapters of the final twenty years, a lot of which aren't effortless to entry, and republishes them for the 1st time besides a few fresh chapters. the focal point is on Roman innovations of country and empire and mechanisms of regulate and integration. Isaac additionally discusses ethnic and cultural relationships within the Roman Empire and the bounds of tolerance and integration, in addition to attitudes to foreigners and minorities, together with Jews. The booklet will entice students and scholars of historical, imperial, and army background, in addition to to these drawn to the traditional background of difficulties which nonetheless resonate in modern-day societies.

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