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Paperback. In ancient Egypt women enjoyed a legal, social and sexual independence unrivalled by their Greek or Roman sisters, or in fact by most women until the late nineteenth century. This book presents a picture of daily life - marriage and the home, work and play, grooming and religion - viewed from a female perspective. Num Pages: 352 pages, 16pp line drawings, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1HBE; 1QDA; HBJH; HBLA; HDD; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 256.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1995
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140175967
ISBN
9780140175967

€ 16.99
€ 13.73

Hardcover. This volume is a collection of scholarly essays on the theme of settlement in the crusader states established in the Middle East during the twelfth and thirteenth centuries, collectively known as the Latin East, and on their influence on the neighbouring geographical areas. Editor(s): Major, Balazs; Sinibaldi, Micaela; Lewis, Kevin J.; Thompson, Jennifer A. Num Pages: 544 pages, 110 black and white Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QRM; 3H; HBJF; HBLC; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 242 x 35. Weight in Grams: 970.
Publisher
University of Wales Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783169245
ISBN
9781783169245

€ 131.79

Paperback. A true account of the scandal that enveloped the discovery in 1898 of an inscribed casket said to contain the ashes of the Buddha, is set against the background of the high noon of the British Raj. Num Pages: 220 pages. BIC Classification: 1FKA; HBJF; HDD; HRE; HRLP1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 134 x 19. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Haus Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906598907
ISBN
9781906598907

€ 10.99
€ 10.87

Paperback. Clay soils make up significant areas of Britain and Europe, but until little archaeological investigation has been undertaken on such soils. This multi-authored volume, which brings together some of these investigations, with particular emphasis on the contribution of aerial photography, is widely used by undergraduates and postgraduates. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKSB; 3B; 3D; 3F; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 248 x 175 x 10. Weight in Grams: 398.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440934
ISBN
9780752440934

€ 23.23

Hardcover. Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story of these two ancient civilizations. Series: British Museum. Num Pages: 272 pages, 272 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; HDR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 266 x 296 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1904.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051856
ISBN
9780500051856

€ 51.99
€ 39.33

Paperback. The collection of 28 Ogham stones at UCC represents the largest collection of Ogham inscriptions in open display in Ireland. In this guide Damian McManus places the stones in their literary, linguistic and archaeological context, and discusses the origins of Ogham, its distribution, execution and significance. Series: University Heritage S. Num Pages: 32 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 225 x 6. Weight in Grams: 100. 24pp
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Cork University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
SKU
KTK0097816
ISBN
9781859183205

€ 1,500.00

Paperback. A new, fully updated edition of the world's leading guide to the historical sites of the Holy Land, providing the ultimate guide to all the main Jewish, Christian, and Muslim sites. Series: Oxford Archaeological Guides. Num Pages: 576 pages, 155 halftones, linecuts, and maps. BIC Classification: 1FBH; HDDH; WTHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 141 x 31. Weight in Grams: 682.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
576
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
5th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199236664
ISBN
9780199236664

€ 30.99
€ 21.87

Paperback. For too long the Neanderthals have been seen as dim-witted evolutionary dead-enders who looked and behaved completely differently from us, but their story has been transformed thanks to new discoveries and advances in scientific techniques. This book takes a look at the whole story of the Neanderthals. Num Pages: 208 pages, 77 illustrations, 20 in colour. BIC Classification: HDDA; PSXE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 31. Weight in Grams: 336.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292044
ISBN
9780500292044

€ 13.99
€ 11.20

Hardcover. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: HDDK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107186378
ISBN
9781107186378

€ 117.48

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

€ 28.24

Hardcover. For more than 4,000 years the pyramids of Giza have stood like giant question marks that have intrigued and endlessly fascinated people. Who exactly built them? When? Why? And how did they create these colossal structures? This publication, is the full story as told by the evidence on the ground, by the leading authorities on the site. Num Pages: 560 pages, 450 illustrations, 400 in colour. BIC Classification: HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 280 x 230. .
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051894
ISBN
9780500051894

€ 86.28
€ 65.81

Hardcover. Num Pages: 672 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, maps, figures. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3B; HDDA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 247 x 170 x 42. Weight in Grams: 1700.
Publisher
Oxbow Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
672
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782972198
ISBN
9781782972198

€ 56.47

Hardcover. An original, multi-dimensional view on the social, economic and cultural functions of villas in the Roman Empire. Series: Amsterdam Archaeological Studies. Num Pages: 344 pages, 100 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 218 x 303 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1680. Economy, Culture, and Life-styles. Series: Amsterdam Archaeological Studies. 330 pages, col and b/w illus. Editor(s): Roymans, Nico; Derks, Ton. This edited volume presents a synthesis of recent research on villas and villa landscapes in the northern provinces of the Roman world. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HDDK. Dimension: 218 x 303 x 26. Weight: 1680.
Publisher
Amsterdam University Press
Number of pages
344
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789089643483
ISBN
9789089643483

€ 128.33

Paperback. Up-to-date, theoretically informed historical survey of the practices and performance of gender in ancient Greece and Rome. Series: Key Themes in Ancient History. Num Pages: 198 pages, 18 b/w illus. 1 map 3 tables. BIC Classification: HBLA1; HDDK; JFSJ; JHMC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 11. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
197
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521557399
ISBN
9780521557399

€ 31.14

Paperback. Early humans did not drift north from Africa as their ability to cope with cooler climates evolved. Settlement of Europe and northern Asia occurred in relatively rapid bursts of expansion. This study tells the complex story, spanning almost two million years, of how humans inhabited some of the coldest places on earth. Num Pages: 224 pages, 50 b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QM; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 235 x 19. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Rutgers University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
None ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780813534695
ISBN
9780813534695

€ 41.82

Hardcover. The first economic history of ancient Egypt employing a New Institutional Economics approach and covering the entire pharaonic period, 3000-30 BCE. Num Pages: 350 pages, 7 maps 7 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 253 x 177. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107113367
ISBN
9781107113367

€ 95.83

Paperback. Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story of these two ancient civilizations. Series: British Museum. Num Pages: 272 pages, 272 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; HDR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 291 x 258 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1604.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292372
ISBN
9780500292372

€ 32.99
€ 23.29

Paperback. What was life like in Scotland between 4000 and 2000 BC? Where were people living? Why did they spend so much time building extravagant ritual monuments? This volume presents fresh research and radical new interpretations of the pits, postholes, ditches, rubbish clumps, human remains and broken potsherds left behind by our Neolithic forebears. Editor(s): Brophy, Kenneth; MacGregor, Gavin; Ralston, Ian. Num Pages: 256 pages, 80 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3B; HBJD1; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748685738
ISBN
9780748685738

€ 24.77

Paperback. A field guide to the monuments of County Dublin. From megalithic tombs to stone circles, barrows and standing stones, Dublin has a rich historical heritage standing proud in its midst. This guide provides an in depth discussion of Dublin's monuments, detailing their relationship to each other and the surrounding landscape. Num Pages: 296 pages, 150 Black & White. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HDD; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 10. Weight in Grams: 350.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845885601
ISBN
9781845885601

€ 17.99
€ 15.15

Paperback. In the recent past, a working knowledge of the Maya script has been confined to epigraphers, art historians and other specialists. This is a compact, portable guide to enable students, tourists and armchair travellers to read and understand commonly encountered Classic Maya texts. Num Pages: 176 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAK; HBJK; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 154 x 15. Weight in Grams: 449.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500285534
ISBN
9780500285534

€ 19.99
€ 15.19

Paperback. Sacred stones and stone monuments feature the world over and Ireland is no exception. Our landscape is dotted with them. This is a wonderful reminder of our spiritual past as some of these stones and monuments enter their fifth millennium. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HBJD1; HDD; JFHF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 158 x 221 x 16. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Collins Pr
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848892767
ISBN
9781848892767

€ 15.99
€ 13.86

Paperback. Drawing on a whole range of factors, and distilling information into concise summaries, this book shows how the landscapes of Scotland were used by their inhabitants since prehistory. It examines how the lie of the Scottish land holds countless archaeological sites both above and below ground: farmsteads, castles, standing stones and many more. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 174 x 12. Weight in Grams: 690.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752414843
ISBN
9780752414843

€ 23.23

Paperback. This book is an essay on architectural drawings of the Greek and Roman world. Num Pages: 118 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 177 x 245 x 15. Weight in Grams: 324.
Publisher
Archaeopress Archaeology
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784913717
ISBN
9781784913717

€ 33.25

Paperback. Describing the emergence and development of the civilization of the ancient Egyptians, from their prehistoric origins to their conquest by the Persians, Greeks and Romans, this title details the changing nature of life and death in the Nile valley, which gave rise to some of the earliest masterpieces of art, architecture, and literature. Num Pages: 544 pages, 8pp halftone plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 32. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, U.S.A.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192804587
ISBN
9780192804587

€ 16.99
€ 13.73