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Bringing in the sheaves economy and metaphor in the Roman world

Shaw, Brent D

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  • Creator Brent D. Shaw
  • Format Books
  • Publication Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, c2013
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (478 p.)
  • ISBNs 9781442661592, 1442661593
  • OCLC ocn958578469, ocn841909769

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  • Access restricted to authorized users and institutions.

Notes

  • Issued as part of the Canadian Electronic Library. Canadian publishers collection.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-449) and index.
  • Also available in print version.
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • English

Contents

  • 1 Under the Burning Sun -- 2 Primus in arvis/First in the Fields -- 3 Sickle and Scythe/Man and Machine -- 4 The Grim Reapers -- 5 Blade of Vengeance -- Appendix 1 : Harvesting contracts from Roman Egypt and Italy -- Appendix 2 : The Maktar harvester inscription: text and commentary -- Appendix 3 : The Gallo-Roman reaping machines: iconographic data
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