The development of the Roman provinces in the Levant (1st cent. BC to 4th cent. AD)
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58 BC

Part of province of Cilicia

Cyprus organized as province by M. Porcius Cato with propraetorial imperium

lex Clodia: Cic. Dom. 52f.; 65; Cic. Sest. 57–60; Liv. Per. 104; Vell. Pat. 2,38,6; 2,45,4f.; App. Civ. 2,23; Cass. Dio 38,30,5; 39,22,2f.; Plut. Cato Minor 34–39; Plut. Brutus 3; Plut. Pompeius 48; Flor. Epit. 1,44; Rufius Festus, Breviarium 13,1; Amm. Marc. 14,8,15; Cilicia: Cic. Fam. 13,48; Cic. Att. 5,21,6

48/47–44 BC

Part of Ptolemaic kingdom

Given by Ca…

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Olshausen, E., “The development of the Roman provinces in the Levant (1st cent. BC to 4th cent. AD)”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 3 : Historical Atlas of the Ancient World, English edition by Christine Salazar (2010). Original German-language edition: Historischer Atlas der antiken Welt. Herausgegeben von Anne-Maria Wittke,Eckhart Olshausen und Richard Szydlak. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 3. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2007). Consulted online on 21 June 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps3_BNPA180>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: 9789004167834, 20091241



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