EMPEROR JULIAN'S Mesopotamian Invasion

Barnett, Glenn
June 2005
Military History;Jun2005, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p50
Discusses the conflict between the Roman empire and the Parthian and Sassanid dynasties of Persia in 363 A.D. Information on the territories included in the Persian dynasties; Impact of the rule of King Shapur II on the monarchy in Persia; Relationship of Persian emperor Constantius II with Roman emperor Julian.


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