Roman Empire - [ Syriac Not Available ]

The empire west of the Persian-Sasanian Empire which endured in various forms until 1453.

Place Type: state

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  • 1 Sebastian P. Brock et al. (eds.), The Gorgias Encyclopedic Dictionary of the Syriac Heritage ( Piscataway, NJ: Gorgias Press, 2011), maps: Map I A1.Link to Bibliographic Record
  • 2 Sergey Minov (ed.), A Comprehensive Bibliography on Syriac Christianity ( The Center for the Study of Christianity, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 2013), entry: Roman Empire, Byzantine empire.Link to Bibliographic Record

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Thomas A. Carlson, “ Roman Empire” in The Syriac Gazetteer last modified January 14, 2014,


Carlson, Thomas A., “ Roman Empire.” In The Syriac Gazetteer, edited by Thomas A. Carlson and David A. Michelson., 2016-. Entry published January 14, 2014.

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Entry Title: Roman Empire

Publication Date: January 14, 2014

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