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Hardcover. This title covers Rome's first forays into Africa during the First and Second Punic Wars, then covers in detail her vindictive final conquest and destruction of Carthage in the Third Punic War. Num Pages: 176 pages, 8 pages of colour photos, 7 B&w maps. BIC Classification: 1HB; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJH; HBLA1; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition
SKU
V9781844159703
ISBN
9781844159703

€ 25.99
€ 19.55

Paperback. When the Romans occupied the southern half of Britain in AD 43, the Iceni tribe quickly allied themselves with the invaders. This book tells how Boudicca widow of Prasutagus, the king of the Iceni, raised her people and other tribes in revolt and nearly took control of the fledgling Roman province. Illustrator(s): Dennis, Peter. Series: Campaign. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA; HBW; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 184 x 7. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition
SKU
V9781849083133
ISBN
9781849083133

€ 17.99
€ 15.30

Paperback. Cuneiform script on tablets of clay is, as far as we know, the oldest form of writing in the world. This book brings the world in which the cuneiform was written to life for the non-expert reader, revealing how ancient inscriptions can lead to a new way of thinking about the past. Num Pages: 112 pages, 30 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAM; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 212 x 147 x 11. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9780714111889
ISBN
9780714111889

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9780750955904
ISBN
9780750955904

€ 10.19

Hardcover. Aristocracy in Antiquity explores and challenges the common assumption that hereditary 'aristocrats' who derive much of their status, privilege and power from their ancestors are identifiable at most times and places in the ancient world. Editor(s): Fisher, Nick; Wees, Hans van. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; JFSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 445.
Publisher
The Classical Press of Wales
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9781910589014
ISBN
9781910589014

€ 90.35

Hardcover. Series: Studies in Early Medieval History. Num Pages: 288 pages, 4 maps, 4 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3D; 3F; HBJD; HBLC1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781350019454
ISBN
9781350019454

€ 103.80

Paperback. Argues for a completely new interpretation of republican chronology. While classicists have long recognized that the Roman Republic changed and evolved over time, the author mounts a serious argument against the idea of republican continuity that has been fundamental to modern historical study. Num Pages: 224 pages, 1 line illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 148 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 276.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
SKU
V9780691152585
ISBN
9780691152585

€ 29.99
€ 25.88

Hardcover. Illustrator(s): Schubert, Mackenzie. Num Pages: 48 pages, Fully Illustrated. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; 5AF; YNH; YNJ. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 310 x 245. .
Publisher
Flying Eye Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9781909263611
ISBN
9781909263611

€ 16.99
€ 13.81

Paperback. Shows how Greek tragedy uses gender relations to explore specific issues in the development of the social, political, and intellectual life in the polis. This work investigates three problematic areas in which tragic heroines act independently of men: death ritual and lamentation, marriage, and the making of significant ethical choices. Series: Martin Classical Lectures. Num Pages: 424 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; 3D; DSBB; DSG; HBTB; JFSJ1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 26. Weight in Grams: 672.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
SKU
V9780691094922
ISBN
9780691094922

€ 50.99
€ 44.75

Paperback. This extended edition features brand new extra content including a timeline, fun facts a list of 'top' characters and a map. Illustrator(s): Antram, David. Num Pages: 40 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; 5AH; YNH; YNW. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 215 x 242 x 5. Weight in Grams: 162.
Publisher
Book House
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9781910184677
ISBN
9781910184677

€ 10.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. Know any kids interested in ancient Egypt? From mummies to tombs, this title is suitable for high interest reading or report writing. Series: Fact Finders: Ancient Egyptian Civilization. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; 5AJ; YNH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. .
Publisher
Raintree
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781474717434
ISBN
9781474717434

€ 53.51

Paperback. This new edition of this popular title in the Scotties series gives a fascinating glimpse into life at the most northern edge of the Roman Empire. Through words and pictures find out about life in a Roman fort and much more. Series: Scotties. Num Pages: 48 pages, illustrated throughout. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3D; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 238 x 192 x 5. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
NMSE - Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Revised edition
SKU
V9781905267514
ISBN
9781905267514

€ 9.11

Paperback. Regarded as one of the best general histories of the ancient world, it is written for the general reader and the student coming to the subject for the first time and provides a reliable and highly accessible point of entry to the period. The 3rd edition has been extensively revised with several chapters rewritten and a wealth of new material added. Num Pages: 784 pages, Contains numerous halftones, colour plates, maps, and line drawings. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBG; HBLA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 43. Weight in Grams: 1262.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
3rd Edition
SKU
V9780199651924
ISBN
9780199651924

€ 46.99
€ 46.87

Paperback. Argues that Emperor Theodosius' edict (AD 341) and the subsequent suppression of paganism not only brought an end to the diversity of religious and philosophical beliefs throughout the empire but created numerous theological problems for the Church, which have remained unsolved. Num Pages: 272 pages, map. BIC Classification: 3D; HRCC2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
SKU
V9781845950071
ISBN
9781845950071

€ 21.99
€ 17.09

Hardcover. Reveals the secrets of military greatness, timeless principles of leadership applicable today Num Pages: 264 pages, 20 b/w maps and diagrams. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBG; HBLA; HBW; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781473859081
ISBN
9781473859081

€ 32.99
€ 23.66

Paperback. In this lively and concise biography Karl Galinsky examines Augustus' life from childhood to deification. Num Pages: 220 pages, 22 b/w illus. 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 364. Introduction to the Life of an Emperor. 220 pages, 22 b/w illus. 3 maps. In this lively and concise biography Karl Galinsky examines Augustus' life from childhood to deification. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Dimension: 230 x 156 x 13. Weight: 370.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
220
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780521744423
ISBN
9780521744423

€ 33.73

Paperback. New in paperback by Laurence Gardner, the bestselling author of Bloodline of the Holy Grail. From the tombs of pharaonic Egypt, to the laboratories of modern science, comes the extraordinary account of gravity defiance and teleportation in the ancient world, and amazing revelations about the past power and future significance of the sacred Ark. Num Pages: 480 pages, (16 page plate section (24 colour photos, 21 b/w line illustrations)). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; PDZ; VX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 27. Weight in Grams: 356.
Publisher
Element
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New Ed
SKU
V9780007142965
ISBN
9780007142965

€ 16.99
€ 12.83

Hardcover. Did Greeks share our notion of romantic love? Why was it more desirable to be a slave than a day labourer? Were they really more cultivated than we are? This title features a portrait of ancient Greece in which the daily lives of ordinary people come alive: men and women, children and the elderly, slaves and foreigners, rich and poor. Num Pages: 384 pages, full colour throughout, includes photographs, includes illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 159 x 32. Weight in Grams: 764.
Publisher
Sterling
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
SKU
V9781454909088
ISBN
9781454909088

€ 20.99
€ 16.37

Paperback. Provides surveys of the cities of the ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds, from an archaeological perspective, in their cultural and historical contexts. This title is suitable for university students in archaeology, ancient history, and classical studies and to students of ancient civilizations at high-school level. Num Pages: 504 pages, 132 black & white illustrations, 45 black & white halftones, 146 black & white line drawi. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HDDC; HDDK. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 245 x 173 x 24. Weight in Grams: 902.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
504
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
SKU
V9780415498647
ISBN
9780415498647

€ 45.99
€ 45.97

Paperback. Num Pages: 264 pages, 400 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; BGH; HBJH; HBLA1; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 285 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1414.
Publisher
Skira
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Spanish Edition
SKU
V9788857230788
ISBN
9788857230788

€ 38.67