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Oxford classical monographs.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -314) and index.
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Introduction : transport and the economy of the Roman world The geography, topography and land transport networks of Egypt Transport animals and wagons Animal use and maintenance Animal trade and ownership State control of animal ownership Animal requisition State grain transport Deserts and military supply Trade and transport Transport and the land economy Conclusion.