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D. S. Potter: The Roman Empire at Bay, AD 180‐395. (Routledge History of the Ancient World.) Pp. xxii + 762, maps, ills. London and New York: Routledge, 2004. Paper, £25. ISBN: 0-415-10058-5 (0-415-10057-7 hbk).