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Paperback. Cats in Egypt were probably domesticated by around 4,000 BC, from wild ancestors. Over the following centuries, they became popular household pets; they are regularly shown in tomb paintings of family life. This title draws on a range of artistic and written sources to show how they became widely-esteemed and revered animals in Egypt. Num Pages: 144 pages, 111 illustrations, 90 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 189 x 12. Weight in Grams: 456. 144 pages, 111 illustrations, 90 in colour. Cats in Egypt were probably domesticated by around 4,000 BC, from wild ancestors. Over the following centuries, they became popular household pets; they are regularly shown in tomb paintings of family life. This title draws on a range of artistic and written sources to show how they became widely-esteemed and revered animals in Egypt. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HDDG. Dimension: 243 x 189 x 12. Weight: 456.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714119700
ISBN
9780714119700

€ 14.99
€ 12.28

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research United Kingdom
Number of pages
246
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902937298
ISBN
9781902937298

€ 49.99
€ 46.92

Paperback.
Publisher
NPI Media Group
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752425009
ISBN
9780752425009

€ 22.50

Paperback. Focusing on the sites where early Christians lived and worked, this combines archaeology with early inscriptions and texts to offer clues which help to piece together the world of early Christianity. With the author's photographs of the sites, the reader is therefore drawn into the beautiful world which these early saintly men and women inhabited. Num Pages: 240 pages, 32 colour and 98 black & white photographs plus 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEY; 1DBKS; 1DBKZ; HDDM; HRCC1; HRCX8. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 15. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781556016
ISBN
9781781556016

€ 20.47

Paperback. During the 1930s the young archaeologist Mary Chubb travelled to Iraq. Here, in the land of ancient Mesopotamia, she set to work excavating the ancient Eshunna, a vassal city of Ur. This is her account of the work, in search of what she called "the human touch, a voice speaking down the ages". Num Pages: 213 pages, b/w pls. BIC Classification: 1HBE; BG; HBJF1; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 18. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Libri Publications
Number of pages
213
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901965025
ISBN
9781901965025

€ 16.39

Paperback. The fully revised second edition of this successful volume includes updates on the latest archaeological research in all chapters, and two new essays on Greek and Roman art. It retains its unique, paired essay format, as well as key contributions from leading archaeologists and historians of the classical world. Editor(s): Alcock, Susan E.; Osborne, Robin. Series: Wiley-Blackwell Studies in Global Archaeology. Num Pages: 548 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 173 x 26. Weight in Grams: 838.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
548
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444336917
ISBN
9781444336917

€ 38.81

Hardcover. Series: Bloomsbury Egyptology. Num Pages: 248 pages, 75 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 242 x 22. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474242936
ISBN
9781474242936

€ 38.99
€ 37.74

Paperback. This book examines the background to the first individuals in British history. Series: New Studies in Archaeology. Num Pages: 268 pages, 45 b/w illus. 6 maps 2 tables. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3B; 3D; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 243 x 170 x 13. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
268
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780521114516
ISBN
9780521114516

€ 38.80

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; 3D; HDDH; HRCG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Bloomsbury T&T Clark
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780567670731
ISBN
9780567670731

€ 125.38

Hardcover. Features the papers that form a case for viewing competition for superiority as a major force in ancient history, including the earliest human societies and the Assyrian and Aztec empires. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations, plans. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 236 x 163 x 20. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125487
ISBN
9781905125487

€ 76.03

Hardcover. Editor(s): Adams, Sean A.; Ehorn, Seth M. Series: The Library of New Testament Studies. Num Pages: 256 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; HDDH; HRCG3. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 533.
Publisher
T&T Clark
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780567657978
ISBN
9780567657978

€ 115.20

Paperback. A cultural history of European and Egyptian interest in ancient Egypt and its material culture, from the early nineteenth century until the mid-twentieth. Num Pages: 360 pages, 12 illustrations, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1QDAE; GTB; HDD; JFCA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 220 x 155 x 22. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Duke University Press United States
Number of pages
360
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780822339922
ISBN
9780822339922

€ 29.99
€ 26.81

Paperback. Explores our rich classical heritage - from Greek drama to Roman jokes, introducing some larger-than-life characters of history, such as Alexander the Great, and Nero. The author invites you into the places where Greeks and Romans lived and died, from the palace at Knossos to Cleopatra's Alexandria - and reveals the often hidden world of slaves. Num Pages: 384 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 197 x 21. Weight in Grams: 264.
Publisher
Profile Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781250495
ISBN
9781781250495

€ 14.99
€ 12.28

Paperback. 'Cornwall in Prehistory' provides an introduction to this fascinating era in the county's past. Num Pages: 160 pages, 80ill (15 col). BIC Classification: 1DBKEWC; HBJD1; HBLA; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 249 x 11. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing, Limited
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752434407
ISBN
9780752434407

€ 21.48

Hardcover.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales United Kingdom
Number of pages
380
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125432
ISBN
9781905125432

€ 83.08

Paperback. Revisionist study that unpacks the modern historiography of the Crusades and reinterprets Crusader military architecture. Num Pages: 376 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3H; HBJD; HBLC; HBWC; HDDM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 154 x 26. Weight in Grams: 570.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
376
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521123648
ISBN
9780521123648

€ 49.87

Paperback. With its updated analysis and treatments of key topics, this new edition is a must-have for archaeologists and students, historic preservationists, tribal governments, and others working with cultural resources. Series: Heritage Resource Management Series. Num Pages: 458 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: HDD; LND. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 159 x 25. Weight in Grams: 603.
Publisher
AltaMira Press,U.S. United States
Number of pages
458
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
4th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780759121751
ISBN
9780759121751

€ 48.99
€ 48.36

Hardcover. This volume, introduced by Edgar Peltenburg, presents the results of latest research by young scholars working on aspects of Cypriot archaeology from the Bronze Age to the Venetian period. Editor(s): Georgiou, Artemis. Num Pages: 256 pages, b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DVC; 1QDAG; HDDK; HDDM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 305 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1328.
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781842174401
ISBN
9781842174401

€ 64.86

Paperback. Series: Libya Archaeological Guides. Num Pages: 368 pages, 223 figs. BIC Classification: 1HBL; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 131 x 19. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
Society for Libyan Studies United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781900971140
ISBN
9781900971140

€ 25.58

Paperback. An extremely well-preserved example of an Iron Age hillfort, Danebury is typical of many in Wessex, but made exceptional by being the most thoroughly excavated and explored hillfort in the whole of Europe. This book gives us insight into the historical monument, the surrounding landscape and farms, and the lives of Danebury's Iron Age inhabitants. Num Pages: 192 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA; HDD; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 172 x 14. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
3rd ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752429106
ISBN
9780752429106

€ 21.48

Paperback.
Publisher
Bristol Classical Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780715636794
ISBN
9780715636794

€ 29.99
€ 29.63

Hardcover. Brings together papers presented at a symposium held in Oxford in 2002 to debate the theme of ancient Orientalization. This volume reassesses the concept of Orientalizing, questioning whether it is valid to interpret Mediterranean-wide processes of change in the Late Bronze and Early Iron Ages by the term Orientalization. Editor(s): Riva, Corinna; Vella, Nicholas C. Series: Monographs in Mediterranean Archaeology S. Num Pages: 224 pages, 26 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; HBJF; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 262 x 184 x 16. Weight in Grams: 530.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781845531928
ISBN
9781845531928

€ 91.30

Paperback. The Picts, the most powerful nation in northern Britain for some 500 years, mysteriously disappeared from contemporary records in the ninth century. This title opens up an understanding of who the Picts were and the world in which they lived. It is suitable for those interested in the Picts. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 14. Weight in Grams: 542.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752452395
ISBN
9780752452395

€ 20.47

Paperback. Take a cast of archaeologists and historians who inhabit different worlds. Add a medieval king who died in battle, and was revived by Shakespeare as the ultimate anti-hero. Throw in a forensic quest with almost unbelievable twists, and a theatrical modern burial with no parallel, and you have the material for an irresistible story for our times. Num Pages: 248 pages, 41 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3H; HBJD1; HBLC; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 131 x 45. Weight in Grams: 394.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Revised and Expanded
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292020
ISBN
9780500292020

€ 14.99
€ 12.45