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BCE to c 500 CE

Paperback. Coinciding with the hotly anticipated British Museum exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds in May 2016, this is the sensational story of two magnificent ancient aquatic cities which once stood at the mouth of the river Nile. Illustrator(s): Aarts, Esther. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 1HBE; 3D; YNH. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12); (XS) Student text. Dimension: 219 x 290 x 9. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Nosy Crow Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857637574
ISBN
9780857637574

€ 8.92

Paperback. Demosthenes was one of the greatest of the classic Athenian orators. He wrote for the courts in public and private cases and in major political trials and is a major source for the history of Athens' struggle against Macedon. This is the widest selection of his speeches in a single volume. Translator(s): Waterfield, Robin. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 576 pages, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; 3D; DB; DNS; HBLA1; JPA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 126 x 198 x 26. Weight in Grams: 390.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199593774
ISBN
9780199593774

€ 15.99
€ 13.05

Paperback. Series: Companions to Greek and Roman Tragedy. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 3D; DSBB; DSG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138. Weight in Grams: 234.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474234788
ISBN
9781474234788

€ 23.34

Paperback. Series: Seven Wonders. Num Pages: 80 pages, full colour photographs and illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3D; 5AK; YQH. Category: (EJ) Primary. Dimension: 253 x 196 x 6. Weight in Grams: 292. Some light shelf wear, else as new
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
Lerner Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
SKU
KRA0001848
ISBN
9780761343318

€ 4.69

Paperback. This volume collects and introduces some of the best writing on sexual behaviour and gender differences in ancient Greece and Rome including four chapters newly translated from German and French. Editor(s): Golden, Mark; Toohey, Peter. Series: Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World. Num Pages: 352 pages, 20 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBG; HBJD; HBLA; JFSJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 233 x 157 x 23. Weight in Grams: 646.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748613205
ISBN
9780748613205

€ 52.14

Hardcover. The Greeks and Romans were not shy about sex. In classical Greece, statues of erect penises served as boundary-stones and signposts. In Rome, marble satyrs and nymphs grappled in gardens. How are we to make sense of this abundance of sexual imagery? Were these images seductive, shocking, humorous? This title answers these questions. Num Pages: 256 pages, 200 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBTB; JHBK5. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 238 x 173 x 29. Weight in Grams: 952.
Publisher
British Museum Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714122786
ISBN
9780714122786

€ 32.99
€ 23.79

Hardcover. This book explores sex and sexuality in the Babylonian Talmud within the context of competing cultural discourses, for students of comparative religion. Num Pages: 310 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAB; 3D; 3F; HBLA; HBTB; HRJS; HRLM7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 164 x 236 x 24. Weight in Grams: 596.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107155510
ISBN
9781107155510

€ 92.65
€ 15.54

Paperback. Introduces the achievements of past civilisations through 12 structures or objects, each of which illustrates a key aspect or theme of that civilisation Series: Great Civilisations. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AK; YNH; YNTB. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 212 x 278 x 7. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Franklin Watts Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445134062
ISBN
9781445134062

€ 11.99
€ 10.03

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

Paperback. The first book to approach the ancient Greek economy along the lines of the "new fiscal history", new in paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 138 x 216 x 25. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784534325
ISBN
9781784534325

€ 23.41

Paperback. 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: 139 x 214 x 15. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780761947
ISBN
9781780761947

€ 18.25

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

€ 88.71

Paperback. Using archaeological insights and discoveries, the author describes the birth, growth and demise of ancient people, whose nemesis was the growing power of Rome. She discusses the mysterious Etruscan language; the 6th-century BCE growth of Etruscan cities and Mediterranean trade; and the fatal incorporation of Etruria into Rome's political orbit. Series: I.B. Tauris Short Histories. Num Pages: 256 pages, 30 bw integrated, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 134. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd. United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766157
ISBN
9781780766157

€ 18.25

Paperback. This is a lively, readable and accurate verse translation of the six best plays by one of the most influential of all classical Latin writers. The volume includes Phaedra, Oedipus, Medea, Trojan Women, Hercules Furens, and Thyestes, together with an invaluable introduction and notes. Translator(s): Wilson, Emily. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; DD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 195 x 131 x 18. Weight in Grams: 212.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780192807069
ISBN
9780192807069

€ 13.99
€ 11.41

Paperback. This book reinterprets the end of Roman slavery, providing the most comprehensive account of a pre-modern slave system currently available. Num Pages: 626 pages, 5 b/w illus. 15 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBTS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 230 x 36. Weight in Grams: 888.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107640818
ISBN
9781107640818

€ 39.82

Paperback. A history of battle from the age of Homer through the decline of the Roman empire, this work surveys a millennium of warfare to discover how militaries change, and fail to change, and how an army's greatness depends on the way it exploits the past. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 155 x 31. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Yale University Press United States
Number of pages
480
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300119794
ISBN
9780300119794

€ 26.37

Hardcover. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAP; 3D; HBJD; HBJF; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 163 x 24. Weight in Grams: 660.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780936130
ISBN
9781780936130

€ 103.98

Paperback. This volume introduces the reader to every important aspect of the society of Sparta, the dominant power in southern Greece from the seventh century BC and the great rival of democratic Athens in the fifth and fourth centuries. Series: Edinburgh Readings on the Ancient World. Num Pages: 276 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBTB. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Edinburgh Univ Pr
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748612932
ISBN
9780748612932

€ 42.27

Paperback. Num Pages: 608 pages, 16 page pcolour plate section and embedded black and white pictures. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 47. Weight in Grams: 516.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Profile Books
Condition
New
SKU
9781846683817
ISBN
9781846683817

€ 13.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. A moreishly entertaining and richly informative miscellany of facts about Rome and the Roman world. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 28. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781859414
ISBN
9781781859414

€ 9.99
€ 9.81