Karanis—On the Fringes of the Empire
Lecture no. 22 from the course: Cities of the Ancient World
Taught by Professor Steven L. Tuck | 28 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Consider another city at the edge of the empire—an agricultural community comprised of a diverse population. Here you’ll learn about the farm-based economy and its relationship to the consumer city of Rome, and you’ll examine the integration of Greek, Roman, and Egyptian ethnic groups.