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BCE to c 500 CE

Paperback. Woodman's translation masterfully conveys Tacitus' distinctive and powerful literary style and reflects the best of relevant current scholarship. His introduction provides a wealth of insight into the period about which Tacitus wrote, Tacitus himself, and the principles of translation that have shaped this rendering. Translator(s): Woodman, A. J. Num Pages: 448 pages, 1 Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 598.
Publisher
Hackett Pub Co
Number of pages
412
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780872205581
ISBN
9780872205581

€ 23.99
€ 22.44

Paperback. Recounts the major historical events from the years shortly before the death of Augustus up to the death of Nero in AD 68. The author describes the reign of terror under the corrupt Tiberius, the great fire of Rome during the time of Nero, and the wars, poisonings, scandals, conspiracies and murders that were part of imperial life. Translator(s): Grant, Michael. Num Pages: 464 pages, maps, tables, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1956
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140440607
ISBN
9780140440607

€ 15.99
€ 12.32

Paperback. This book examines the archaeology of Cyprus from the first-known human presence during the Late Epipalaeolithic through the end of the Bronze Age. Series: Cambridge World Archaeology. Num Pages: 660 pages, 134 b/w illus. 5 maps 3 tables. BIC Classification: 1DVC; 3B; 3D; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 179 x 29. Weight in Grams: 1382.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
660
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521723473
ISBN
9780521723473

€ 32.49

Paperback. This book examines the formation and transformation of Elam's many identities through both archaeological and written evidence. Series: Cambridge World Archaeology. Num Pages: 488 pages, 115 b/w illus. 6 maps 63 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAM; 3D; HDDC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 177 x 29. Weight in Grams: 953.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
488
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107476639
ISBN
9781107476639

€ 48.52

Paperback. Offer an illustrated account of classical Greek buildings, sculptures and paintings, that are shown in 200 photographs and drawings. This title provides a visual study of iconic Greek buildings and temples, including the Parthenon and the Acropolis, the Sanctuary of Delphi and the great temples of Olympia. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 250 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; ACG; AMX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 297 x 232 x 10. Weight in Grams: 670. An Illustrated Account of Classical Greek Buildings, Sculptures and Paintings, Shown in 200 Glorious Photographs and Drawings. 128 pages, over 250 colour photographs. Offer an illustrated account of classical Greek buildings, sculptures and paintings, that are shown in 200 photographs and drawings. This title provides a visual study of iconic Greek buildings and temples, including the Parthenon and the Acropolis, the Sanctuary of Delphi and the great temples of Olympia. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; ACG; AMX. Dimension: 295 x 229 x 10. Weight: 668.
Publisher
Anness
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844768028
ISBN
9781844768028

€ 13.99
€ 11.41

Paperback. An anthology of translated histories, chronicles, saint?s lives, theological treatises, and accounts present an in-depth analysis of Byzantine art. Series: MART: The Medieval Academy Reprints for Teaching. Num Pages: 272 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; 3F; 3H; ACK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 16. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1986
Publisher
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780802066275
ISBN
9780802066275

€ 30.99
€ 28.80

Paperback. A highly accessible survey of life in the capital of the Roman Empire, the largest metropolis of its day. Editor(s): Erdkamp, Paul. Series: Cambridge Companions to the Ancient World. Num Pages: 646 pages, 39 b/w illus. 10 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 226 x 159 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1022.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
644
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521720786
ISBN
9780521720786

€ 37.45

Paperback. This Companion examines the complete works of Seneca in context and establishes the importance of his legacy in Western thought. Editor(s): Bartsch, Shadi; Schiesaro, Alessandro. Series: Cambridge Companions to Literature. Num Pages: 378 pages, 4 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DSBB; DSG; HBLA1; HPCA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 230 x 153 x 25. Weight in Grams: 552.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107694217
ISBN
9781107694217

€ 33.77

Paperback. A sophisticated introduction to and assessment of all aspects of the Roman Empire's economic life. Editor(s): Scheidel, Walter. Series: Cambridge Companions to the Ancient World. Num Pages: 454 pages, 6 b/w illus. 1 map 1 table. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 165 x 229 x 22. Weight in Grams: 734. Series: Cambridge Companions to the Ancient World. 456 pages, 6 b/w illus. 1 map 1 table. Editor(s): Scheidel, Walter. A sophisticated introduction to and assessment of all aspects of the Roman Empire's economic life. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; KCZ. Dimension: 165 x 229 x 22. Weight: 734.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
454
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521726887
ISBN
9780521726887

€ 37.45

Paperback. The first two chapters provide a resume of how the coinage of the central Roman state changed, developed and stumbled. In Britain most coins in museums and collections come from hoards (coins deposited in a group) or from coins found singly during excavation or walking over fields. Num Pages: 176 pages, colour and b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1QDAR; 3D; HB; HD; WCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 172 x 10. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Tempus Pub Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752425238
ISBN
9780752425238

€ 21.32

Hardcover. At long last we have Craig Williamson's beautiful and haunting translations of all of the Old English poems into modern strong-stress, alliterative verse, along with his introductions, his essay on translation, and noted medievalist Tom Shippey's introduction on the literary scope and vision of these timeless poems. Translator(s): Williamson, Craig. Series: The Middle Ages Series. Num Pages: 1248 pages. BIC Classification: 2ABA; 3D; 3F; 3H; DSB; DSC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 169 x 247 x 59. Weight in Grams: 1870.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812248470
ISBN
9780812248470

€ 59.48
€ 58.90

Paperback. Focusing on the legions as the core of the Roman army, and chronicling their individual histories in detail, this volume builds on the thematic account of the Roman military force given by its companion The Complete Roman Army. It is suitable for anyone who has enjoyed that book. Num Pages: 240 pages, 212 illustrations, 204 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 254 x 19. Weight in Grams: 866.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500291832
ISBN
9780500291832

€ 21.99
€ 17.14

Paperback. Between 58 and 50BC Caesar conquered most of the area now covered by France, Belgium and Switzerland, and twice invaded Britain. This title records of his campaigns. Translator(s): Gardner, Jane; Handford, S.A. Num Pages: 272 pages, maps, glossary, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 204.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140444339
ISBN
9780140444339

€ 11.99
€ 10.10

Paperback. For the amateur archaeologist - summarizes 65 archaeological sites with maps and coordinates Num Pages: 256 pages, colour plates and maps. BIC Classification: 1DVGSC; 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 22. Weight in Grams: 524.
Publisher
Signal Books
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904955955
ISBN
9781904955955

€ 17.29

Hardcover. The unearthing in today's Iraq (in 1879) of a clay cylinder-shaped decree from Cyrus the Great, founder of the Achaemenid dynasty of Persia, stands in the same tradition of game-changing discoveries from antiquity as Hammurabi's famous law code or the intact tomb of the boy-king Tutankhamun. Editor(s): Finkel, Irving L. Num Pages: 160 pages, 10 colour, 58 bw integrated. BIC Classification: 1QDAP; 3D; HBJF; HBLA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 251 x 196 x 18. Weight in Grams: 806.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
160
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780760636
ISBN
9781780760636

€ 38.99
€ 38.38

Paperback. Combining a fresh analysis of the archaeological evidence with the traditional historical accounts, Neil Faulkner presents a new interpretation of the decline and fall of Roman Britain. Num Pages: 192 pages, colour and b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 242 x 167 x 15. Weight in Grams: 546.
Publisher
Tempus
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752419442
ISBN
9780752419442

€ 21.32

Paperback. Focussing on how the Romans made Europe work as a homogenous civilisation and looking at why we are failing to make the EU work in modern times, this is an authoritative and amusing study from bestselling author Boris Johnson. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1D; 3D; 3JM; JPH; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 16. Weight in Grams: 200.
Publisher
Harper Perennial London
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007224456
ISBN
9780007224456

€ 13.99
€ 10.65

Paperback. In 221 bc the First Emperor of Qin unified the lands that would become the heart of a Chinese empire. This book highlights the key challenges faced by the court officials and scholars who set about governing an empire of such scale and diversity of people. It illuminates many formative events in China's long history of imperialism. Series: History of Imperial China. Num Pages: 336 pages, 23 halftones, 16 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3D; HBJF; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 155 x 22. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674057340
ISBN
9780674057340

€ 26.02

Paperback. The first five books of Livy's history of Rome record the city's foundations through the Republic to Rome's recovery after the Gallic invasion of the 4th century BC. Translator(s): De Selincourt, Aubrey. Num Pages: 496 pages, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 22. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140448092
ISBN
9780140448092

€ 14.99
€ 12.22

Hardcover. This is the only book to provide detailed background, historical context and rationale for the Egyptian Oracle Project, a multi-disciplinary, interactive educational experience using virtual reality to immerse a live audience in the enactment of a processional oracle. Editor(s): Gillam, Robyn; Jacobson, Jeffrey. Series: Bloomsbury Egyptology. Num Pages: 272 pages, 39 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; JNUM; YQH; YQR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 544.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474234153
ISBN
9781474234153

€ 104.14