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Author Eilers, Claude.
Title Roman patrons of Greek cities / Claude Eilers.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.

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Author Eilers, Claude.
Series Oxford classical monographs
Oxford classical monographs.
Subject Cities and towns, Ancient -- Greece.
Patron and client -- Greece -- History -- To 1500.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 334 pages) : illustrations.
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-314) and indexes.
Contents Becoming a client -- Patronage by conquest -- The inheritance of patronage -- What city patrons did -- The appearance of patrons in the Greek east -- Patronage of cities in the Late Republic: incidence and effectiveness -- The decline of patronage -- Conclusions and implications -- Appendices: Patrons of cities of the Greek east ; List of individual patrons and cross-references ; Patrons of eastern Coloniae ; Patrons of Greek cities in the High Empire ; The city clients of Caesar, Augustus, and the imperial family ; Senatorial patrons of cties in the latin-speaking provinces.
Summary Claude Eilers examines the literary and epigraphic evidence for the practice which enabled Romans to become patrons of Greek cities during the period of the late Republic and early Principate.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1423767454 (electronic bk.)
9781423767459 (electronic bk.)
9780199248483 (alk. paper)
0199248486 (alk. paper)
0199248486 (Cloth)
OCLC # 67838485
Additional Format Print version: Eilers, Claude. Roman patrons of Greek cities. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2002 0199248486 (DLC) 2003276954 (OCoLC)48931255

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