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CONTENTS Dedication List of maps i Acknowledgments ii List of abbreviations and ancient sources vi Introduction 1 Chapter 1 Rome on the Euphrates and in Mesopotamia: ca. 65BC ? ca.AD200 12 Chapter 2 Palmyra and Rome from the mid-first century BC to the third century AD 68 Chapter 3 Roman military organization of the Middle Euphrates in the third century AD 123 Chapter 4 Dura Europos on the middle Euphrates in the Parthian and Roman periods 175 Chapter 5 Conflict between Rome and Sasanian Persia involving the Middle Euphrates and Mesopotamia ? AD 224-58 272 Conclusion 368 Bibliography 375
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Middle East -- History -- To 622.
Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D.
Rome -- Relations -- Iran.
Iran -- Relations -- Rome.
Tadmur (Syria) -- History.