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BCE to c 500 CE

Hardcover. The genre of biography in the ancient world is interestingly diverse and permeable and bears on ideas of characterization and the individual. This volume considers both the form and the content of biography across the ancient world, and is particularly interested in the frontiers with other related genres, such as history. Editor(s): McGing, B.; Mossman, Judith. Num Pages: 448 pages. BIC Classification: 3D; BG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 239 x 161 x 28. Weight in Grams: 928.
Publisher
Classical Press of Wales
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905125128
ISBN
9781905125128

€ 82.52

Paperback. Looks at how the development of various ancient civilizations was largely affected by their physical geography. Presenting facts by asking questions, this book encourages the reader to think about how and why events happened and to think about how geography affects their own way of life. Series: Infosearch: Geography Matters in Ancient Civilizations. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; 5AJ; YQG; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 198 x 243 x 20. Weight in Grams: 672.
Publisher
Raintree
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781406291292
ISBN
9781406291292

€ 46.31

Hardcover. A study of the construction, structure and identification of Ship 17, a Late Period baris-vessel discovered during underwater excavations at Thonis-Heracleion, a sunken city in Aboukir Bay. Ship 17 is placed within the traditions of naval architecture both in Egypt and the wider Mediterranean. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HDR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 295 x 208. .
Publisher
Oxford University School of Archaeology
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905905362
ISBN
9781905905362

€ 53.36

Hardcover. The Western world's richest concentration of archaeological and architectural sites have made Italy an extraordinary repository of works of art. This six-volume, illustrated, boxed set lists and describes its vast array of monuments, churches, monasteries, cathedrals, and palaces. Num Pages: 2080 pages, 768 photographs, 60 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3D; ACG; AM; HDDK; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 276 x 219 x 25. Weight in Grams: 8709.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
2080
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860645709
ISBN
9781860645709

€ 890.40

Hardcover.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
832
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441154781
ISBN
9781441154781

€ 230.59

Paperback. There are hundreds of inscriptions to be found on Roman tombstones in museums throughout Britain. They tell us about the Romans in Britain. However, to save space the wording is full of abbreviations and the meaning of the typical inscription is lost on the average museum visitor. Num Pages: 128 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2ADL; 3D; CFF; HBJD1; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 9. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752439525
ISBN
9780752439525

€ 19.99
€ 15.52

Hardcover. Dionysios Stathakopoulos here tells a compelling story of military conquest, alliance and reversal, including the terrifying secret weapon of 'Greek fire'. Num Pages: 192 pages, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBG; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 223 x 145 x 20. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780761930
ISBN
9781780761930

€ 89.14

Paperback. .
Publisher
Raintree
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781406291278
ISBN
9781406291278

€ 11.99
€ 10.85

Hardcover.
Publisher
Bloomsbury T&T Clark
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780567082985
ISBN
9780567082985

€ 174.65

Paperback. So much has been written about the Roman army in Britain that the vital role of the navy - both in support of the army and in the defence of this distant Roman province - has been largely overlooked. This title provides a comprehensive account of the Roman navy's importance in the conquest and defence of Britain. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA; HD; JWF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 171 x 14. Weight in Grams: 602.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752425412
ISBN
9780752425412

€ 22.31

Paperback. Antonia Augusta - daughter of Mark Antony, mother of Claudius, grandmother of Caligula and great-grandmother of Nero - spent her life close to the seat of power and was an important figure in Imperial Rome. This biography uses inscriptions, coins, papyri and sculpture to illuminate her life. Num Pages: 290 pages, 109 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBG; HBJD; HBLA; HDDK; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 138 x 19. Weight in Grams: 570.
Publisher
Libri Publications
Number of pages
290
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
2nd
Condition
New
SKU
V9781901965056
ISBN
9781901965056

€ 22.36

Hardcover. Christianity in the Later Roman Empire is an essential sourcebook of primary material for teachers and students and provides accessible and insightful commentary on the Church in the later Roman empire. Series: Bloomsbury Sources in Ancient History. Num Pages: 320 pages, 1 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBG; HBLA1; HRCC2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 244 x 22. Weight in Grams: 618.
Publisher
Continuum Publishing Corporation United States
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
annotated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441122551
ISBN
9781441122551

€ 114.34

Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, 68 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; ACG; HDDG; JFCD; JHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 241 x 161 x 19. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857855398
ISBN
9780857855398

€ 134.56

Paperback. Num Pages: 444 pages, 59 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1D; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJD; HBLC1; HBTB; JWA. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 178 x 245 x 25. Weight in Grams: 858.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138887664
ISBN
9781138887664

€ 43.49

Paperback. Explores what life was really like for everyday people in the Indus Valley Civilization. Using primary sources and information from archeological discoveries, this book uncovers some insights and explodes some myths. Series: Infosearch: Daily Life in Ancient Civilizations. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; 5AK; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 240 x 190. .
Publisher
Raintree
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781406298574
ISBN
9781406298574

€ 11.99
€ 10.58

Hardcover. This title follows the development of chariot warfare in the great Bronze Age civilizations (Sumerian, Hittite, Egyptian, Assyrian, etc.) and its eventual displacement by cavalryTraces how the domestication of the horse revolutionized warfare. Num Pages: 176 pages, 8pp b/w photos, 2 or 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 241 x 27. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783462759
ISBN
9781783462759

€ 25.99
€ 19.65

Paperback. During most of its history, Babylon was the capital of a kingdom that corresponded roughly to the southern and central parts of Iraq. This work presents a narrative history of Babylon from the time of its First Dynasty (1880-1595) until the last centuries of the city's existence during the Hellenistic and Parthian periods (ca 331-75 AD). Series: Blackwell History of the Ancient World. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAB; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. .
Publisher
Wiley–Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405188982
ISBN
9781405188982

€ 38.61

Paperback. This book employs new archaeological and historical evidence to explain how and why Roman Britain became Anglo-Saxon England. Num Pages: 366 pages, 113 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1QDAR; 3D; HBLA1; HBLC; HBTQ; HDDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 171 x 244 x 27. Weight in Grams: 624.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316625682
ISBN
9781316625682

€ 30.05

Paperback. Prehistoric settlements Num Pages: 176 pages, 100ill. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3D; HDD; PSXE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 174 x 263 x 14. Weight in Grams: 462.
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752425474
ISBN
9780752425474

€ 21.35

Paperback. P. J. Rhodes's reader focuses on the political institutions, political activity, history, and nature of Athenian democracy and introduces some of the best British, American, German and French scholarship on its origins, theory and practice. Editor(s): Rhodes, P. J. Series: Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World. Num Pages: 304 pages, 4ill. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; JPHV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 157 x 235 x 20. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748616879
ISBN
9780748616879

€ 39.01