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Family relations in Early Roman Tebtunis

"This paper explores two families and the ties that bind them in early Roman Tebtunis. Both families belonged to the village elite of Tebtunis, but seemingly to different ends of it. The reason that nonetheless both families saw fit to marry their children to one another could reflect a marriage strategy on both ends, which in turn could be interpreted as a reaction to the coming of Roman rule to Egypt."

Author(s):  Verhoogt, A. M. F. W
Format:  Article
Publisher:  PalArch : webbased Netherlands scientific journal
Date:  2004
Source:  PalArch : webbased Netherlands scientific journal
Volume:  1
Number:  1
Pages:  21-25
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