Travel and Communications in Classical Times : a Guide to the Evidence

University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University, 1969. First edition. Spiral Bound Wraps. Tall octavo (standard size). Slight wear and browning to edges of covers. 158 p. A study looking at travel times in the ancient era, by road and ship, using a computer program to sort data draw from ancient authors. Includes the code to the program, and an index of place names. The author began his study due ot interest in whether Alexander could have known of the defeat of Agis III of Sparta by the time he destroyed Xerxes palace in Persepolis. Very Good. Item #12777

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