author Casson, Lionel
title Travel in the Ancient World.
year 1994
location Baltimore
publisher John Hopkins University Press
ISBN 0-8018-4808-3 (ISBN13: 9780801848087)
description The only book of its kind in any language. Travel in the Ancient World offers a lively, comprehensive history of ancient travel, from the first Egyptian voyages recorded in Old Kingdom inscriptions through Greek and Roman times to the Christian pilgrimages of the fourth and sixth centuries. Rich in anecdote and colorful detail, it now returns to print in paperback with a new preface by the author.
First published 1974: George Allen & Unwin Ltd.