ix, 360 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Oxford studies in Roman society and law.
Part of a series on Roman society and law, this book traces the social and economic history of the ager publicus, or public land, identifying the developments in Roman economy and demography which led to a gradual process of privatization.
Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Leiden, 2009.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -350) and index.