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Paperback. The Pyramids of Giza have long been objects of wonder, speculation and mystery, but it was not until the archaeological discoveries of the 19th century that a true picture of their fascinating history began to emerge. This illustrated book separates fact from fiction to tell the story of the Great Pyramids. Series: New Horizons. Num Pages: 128 pages, 127 illustrations, 81 in colour. BIC Classification: HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 129 x 8. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500301227
ISBN
9780500301227

€ 10.99
€ 9.87

Hardcover. The book explores in detail how the role and position of the United States was defined under the Obama presidency and how the conduct of U.S. foreign and security policy between 2009 and 2014 both confirmed and contested a geopolitical vision of world leadership and American exceptionalism that dominates in popular culture. Num Pages: 256 pages, 100 black and white illustrations, black and white line art. BIC Classification: HB; HDDM; LAZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 172. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474402293
ISBN
9781474402293

€ 85.23

Paperback. The powerful image that the kings of Egypt presented to their subjects was so awe inspiring and captivating that people today are still impressed by the compelling stories and imposing statuary of the Pharaoh. This title reveals that the reality of Egyptian kingship was often much more complex. Series: A Journey through Time. Num Pages: 96 pages, 96 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 199 x 10. Weight in Grams: 354. King of Egypt. Series: A Journey through Time. 96 pages, 96 colour illustrations. The powerful image that the kings of Egypt presented to their subjects was so awe inspiring and captivating that people today are still impressed by the compelling stories and imposing statuary of the Pharaoh. This title reveals that the reality of Egyptian kingship was often much more complex. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Dimension: 201 x 199 x 10. Weight: 354.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714119984
ISBN
9780714119984

€ 13.99
€ 11.61

Paperback. The Burren in County Clare contains one of the densest concentrations of archaeological remains in Ireland in quite a compact area, which makes it ideal for those who want a whirlwind tour of 10,000 years of human activity. Full location information, including maps and GPS co-ordinates, is provided for all 40 sites discussed. Num Pages: 176 pages, col. Illustrations, col. maps. BIC Classification: 1DBR; HDD; WTH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 134 x 10. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
The Collins Press
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848891050
ISBN
9781848891050

€ 13.99
€ 12.57

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, 200 full-colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1FBXQ; HBJF1; HDDC; JFC; RGL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 280 x 221. .
Publisher
Medina Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909339613
ISBN
9781909339613

€ 25.99
€ 23.09

Hardcover. This is the first ever comprehensive account of the archaeology and history of the cathedral and its churchyard from Roman times up to the construction of the Wren building. The cathedrals which preceded that of Wren come to the surface again, and we can appreciate the cultural and religious importance of St Paul's over more than 1000 years. Num Pages: 396 pages, 275. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; AMN; HBJD1; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 277 x 223 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1692.
Publisher
English Heritage United Kingdom
Number of pages
386
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848020566
ISBN
9781848020566

€ 133.78

Paperback. A perennially interesting story, that always captures the imagination. Num Pages: 336 pages, 8 bw in 8pp plates. BIC Classification: BGH; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 25. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784534875
ISBN
9781784534875

€ 13.99
€ 13.32

Paperback. Original edition published under title: Pompeii. London: Routledge, 2004. Series: Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World. Num Pages: 352 pages, 6 black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Routledge
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415666800
ISBN
9780415666800

€ 46.18

Paperback. Offering a survey of Greek vases, this book sketches their stylistic history. It explores the process of identifying artists; the methods of making and decorating the vases and the problems in doing so; the life of the potter; the pots' dissemination beyond Greece; and their functions in life, cult and as messengers of style and subject. Num Pages: 320 pages, 358 illustrations. BIC Classification: HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 183 x 28. Weight in Grams: 1060.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500285930
ISBN
9780500285930

€ 32.99
€ 23.86

Paperback. Lindsey was a small Anglo-Saxon Kingdom that lay to the south of the Humber Estuary in what is now northern Lincolnshire. The author charts the Anglo-Saxon takeover to one of the richest areas in Roman Britain, the flourishing Christian culture of the eighth and ninth centuries, and then the Viking invasion of 877. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAL; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 177 x 15. Weight in Grams: 612.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752441115
ISBN
9780752441115

€ 23.53

Paperback. Num Pages: 120 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; HDDA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 190 x 13. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
Council for British Archaeology
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909990029
ISBN
9781909990029

€ 18.99
€ 18.86

Paperback. An engaging look at life in the Viking Age. Num Pages: 192 pages, 31 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DN; 3F; HBJD; HBLC; HDDM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 426.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445601526
ISBN
9781445601526

€ 21.99
€ 17.26

Paperback. The myth of how Poseidon, God of the sea, was given the island, and how the people angered him and he caused their deaths in the eruption. The Caldera and the Akrotiri Archaeological site. It is one of six 'Put It in Your Pocket series' on Greek islands. Series: "Put it in Your Pocket" Series of Booklets. Num Pages: 16 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVGS; 1QDAG; HBJD; HBLA1; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (Y) Teenage / Young Adult. Dimension: 151 x 106 x 17. Weight in Grams: 20.
Publisher
Imprint unknown
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780993537813
ISBN
9780993537813

€ 5.64

Map. The island of Mingulay lies at near the southern tip of the Western Isles archipelago, its fertile valleys and rugged coastline of cliffs and sea stacks a spectacular setting for a wealth of important archaeology. This title presents a record of the archaeological landscapes and architectural relics of the island. Num Pages: 20 pages, 17 full colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; AM; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 146 x 210 x 2. Weight in Grams: 54.
Publisher
Royal Commission on the Ancient & Historical Monuments of Scotland
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902419596
ISBN
9781902419596

€ 6.65

Paperback. The drama of Pompeii's end has been handed down by Roman writers, its paintings and mosaics have astonished visitors since their discovery and its houses and public buildings still present a vivid picture of life, disaster and death in a Roman town. This book includes a comprehensive account of its rise, splendour and fall. Num Pages: 256 pages, 318 illustrations, 275 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 191 x 20. Weight in Grams: 928.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500290927
ISBN
9780500290927

€ 24.99
€ 18.89

Paperback. A complete survey of the archaeology of the islands from prehistoric times, through the Roman and medieval periods, down to the present day. There will also be an annotated gazetteer of museums and sites to see. Num Pages: 176 pages, 100ill (20 colour). BIC Classification: 1DBKX; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 173 x 15. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752434490
ISBN
9780752434490

€ 23.47

Paperback. Discovered in Suffolk in 1942, the Mildenhall Treasure is one of the most important collections of Late Roman silver tableware from the Roman Empire. Num Pages: 297 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEAS; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA1; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). .
Publisher
British Museum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780861592005
ISBN
9780861592005

€ 51.99
€ 48.04

Paperback. The ancient civilization of Egypt offers a dazzling array of kings and dynasties, gods and goddesses, temples and tombs. This dictionary features archaeological sites of Egypt and Sudan, kings who ruled Egypt, and events from its birth as a state to Alexander the Great. Series: World of Art. Num Pages: 272 pages, 316 illustrations, 163 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; GBC; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 153 x 210 x 22. Weight in Grams: 630.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500203965
ISBN
9780500203965

€ 14.99
€ 12.25

Paperback. In this, the first account of Argyll's archaeology written for a general audience, a team of specialists traces the history of the area through its monuments. Num Pages: 320 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 232 x 15. Weight in Grams: 502.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748606450
ISBN
9780748606450

€ 38.32

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752414218
ISBN
9780752414218

€ 21.50

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.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752419510
ISBN
9780752419510

€ 23.99
€ 18.09

Paperback. An examination of the latest discoveries in the archaeology of Ancient China, including: the early Neolithic painted pottery; the Shang bronzes; the bronze bells of the Marquis Yi of Zeng; the terracotta army of Qin Shi Huangdi; and the lavish tomb of the Marquis of Dai from the Han dynasty. Series: New Horizons S. Num Pages: 160 pages, 120 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 1QDA; HBJF; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 176 x 125 x 11. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500300954
ISBN
9780500300954

€ 10.99
€ 9.87

Paperback. Series: Shire Archaeology. Num Pages: 72 pages, 47 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; HBLA; HDD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 210 x 7. Weight in Grams: 188.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Shire Publications Ltd
Number of pages
72
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New edition
SKU
KTJ0009010
ISBN
9780747805335

€ 8.76