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Paperback. Examines the political and military history of Rome and its empire in the Ciceronian and Augustan ages. This book covers the lives of women and slaves, the running of the empire and the lives of provincials, and religion, culture and propaganda in the period of 82BC-AD14. It is suitable for the students of Roman history. Series: Aspects of Classical Civilization. Num Pages: 448 pages, 30 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 233 x 161 x 27. Weight in Grams: 690.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
SKU
V9780415496940
ISBN
9780415496940

€ 43.23

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
€ 15.22

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.
Publisher
Profile Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9781846683817
ISBN
9781846683817

€ 14.99
€ 12.17

Paperback. Plato's "Symposium" - translated here, and with a commentary - is arguably one of the greatest works on the nature of love ever written. It recounts a drinking party following an evening meal, where the guests include Aristophanes, Alcibiades and Socrates. The revellers discuss a variety of topics. Num Pages: 206 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HPCA. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 157 x 15. Weight in Grams: 326.
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
206
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780226042756
ISBN
9780226042756

€ 18.53

Paperback. In her own lifetime and in the 2000 years since her death, the image of Cleopatra has been repeatedly reinvented, each time in a form that fits the prejudices and fantasies of the age that produced it. This book gives an account of the way in which different generations have viewed Cleopatra. Num Pages: 432 pages, 16 pp b/w plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; BGR; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 196 x 28. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
SKU
V9781844139378
ISBN
9781844139378

€ 19.99
€ 14.54

Paperback. Sima Qian tells the story of the First Emperor, founder of the Qin dynasty, in whose reign the Great Wall was built and whose tomb was guarded by the famous terracotta warriors excavated in 1974. His account details the ruthless exercise of power but also the creation of an empire that endured until 1911. Translator(s): Dawson, Raymond. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 208 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 2GDC; 3D; DNF; HBJF; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
Reissue
SKU
V9780199574391
ISBN
9780199574391

€ 10.99
€ 9.71

Paperback. With her signature comic-strip style, Marcia WIlliams takes us behind the scenes at some of ancient Rome's most famous moments. Illustrator(s): Williams, Marcia. Num Pages: 40 pages, Illustrations (colour). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 5AH; YNH. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 253 x 316 x 3. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Walker Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
latest
SKU
V9781406354553
ISBN
9781406354553

€ 10.99
€ 9.22

Paperback. "Roman Centurions 31 BC-AD 500: The Classical and Late Empire". Illustrator(s): Rava, Giuseppe. Series: Men-at-Arms. Num Pages: 48 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBLA; HBW; JWM; JWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 187 x 5. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
First Edition
SKU
V9781849087957
ISBN
9781849087957

€ 13.99
€ 12.20

Paperback. Stanley Lombardo's translation of Homer's classic work aims to offer the distinctive speed and clarity of his other translations. Translator(s): Lombardo, Stanley. Num Pages: 478 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; 3D; DNF; DSBB; DSC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 142 x 215 x 21. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Hackett Publishing Co.
Number of pages
478
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
New Ed
SKU
V9780872204843
ISBN
9780872204843

€ 19.99
€ 19.09

Paperback. Cicero (106-43 BC) was the greatest orator of the ancient world and a leading politician of the closing era of the Roman republic. These three dialogues here are among the most accessible of Cicero's philosophical works. Editor(s): Griffin, Miriam T. Translator(s): Davie, John. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA; HPS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 15. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780199644148
ISBN
9780199644148

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback. A thoroughly revised, greatly expanded edition of the most important documentary history of European witchcraft ever published. Editor(s): Kors, Alan Charles; Peters, Edward. Num Pages: 480 pages, 44 illus. BIC Classification: 1D; 3D; 3JD; HBT; HRQX5; JFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 236 x 158 x 31. Weight in Grams: 722.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
2nd
SKU
V9780812217513
ISBN
9780812217513

€ 30.99
€ 27.59

Hardcover. The Greco-Persian War gave us one of the most iconic battles in history, Thermopylae. This new retelling of the monumental Historia of Herodotus re-creates that epic conflict. Num Pages: 296 pages, 40 col. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAP; 3D; HBJD; HBJF; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
296
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2019
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
V9781472808639
ISBN
9781472808639

€ 27.99
€ 22.00

Paperback. Discover the history behind the facts Series: In 100 Facts. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781445656427
ISBN
9781445656427

€ 16.81

Hardcover. A fun and high-energy blast through history's most incredible events, people and places Series: Blast Through the Past. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AJ; YNH; YNJ. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 219 x 272 x 8. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Franklin Watts Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Illustrated edition
SKU
V9781445149295
ISBN
9781445149295

€ 16.99
€ 16.97

Paperback. Featuring archaeological photography and lavish artistic reconstructions, this book reveals the design and development history of Rome's naval force at the height of its Imperial power. Examining its warships, it reveals the navy's structure and the tactics that were developed to make the most of Rome's naval design superiority. Illustrator(s): Rava, Giuseppe. Series: New Vanguard. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBTM; HBW; JWMV2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 184 x 5. Weight in Grams: 185.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9781472810892
ISBN
9781472810892

€ 11.99
€ 11.44

Paperback. Presents one of the most powerful men in late antiquity, Attila's peerless Hunnic empire stretched from the Ural mountains to the Rhine river. This book examines how Attila was able to sweep across Europe, the tactics and innovations he employed and the major battles he faced. Illustrator(s): Noon, Steve. Series: Command. Num Pages: 64 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1F; 3D; HBJF; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 185 x 247 x 6. Weight in Grams: 214.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
SKU
V9781472808875
ISBN
9781472808875

€ 13.99
€ 12.20

Paperback. This book covers three centuries from the invasion of Egypt by Alexander the Great to the death of Cleopatra vii. It is a comprehensive survey of the political history of the period and will be a basic resource for students of this period. Translator(s): Savadra, Tina. Num Pages: 416 pages, 10 b&w photos. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HBT; JP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 648.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780415234894
ISBN
9780415234894

€ 45.99
€ 45.65

Hardcover. At Home With.. uses a modern celebrity-magazine style to introduce readers to some of the great characters of history and the periods in which they lived. Series: At Home with. Num Pages: 32 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AK; YNH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 263 x 210 x 9. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
SKU
V9780750281874
ISBN
9780750281874

€ 16.99
€ 13.03

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; 3D; HDDH; HRCG. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Bloomsbury T&T Clark
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9780567670731
ISBN
9780567670731

€ 123.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 16. Weight in Grams: 200.
Publisher
Icon Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9781848319462
ISBN
9781848319462

€ 11.99
€ 9.71

Hardcover. From the worlds first true cities, in Mesopotamia, to the spectacular urban centres of the Maya in Central America, the places described here represent almost three millennia of human history, society and culture. This book takes a global view, beginning in the Near East with the earliest cities such as Ur and Babylon, Troy and Jerusalem. Editor(s): Norwich, John Julius. Num Pages: 240 pages, 151 illustrations, 147 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HBTB; JFSG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 192 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1110.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780500252048
ISBN
9780500252048

€ 32.99
€ 23.62

Hardcover. Conceived as a personal army for the emperor, the elite Praetorian Guard soon took over a wide range of powers in Rome, and thus from the very beginning made a much greater impact on the city's life than just as an imperial bodyguard. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; JWH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 164 x 25. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
I B Tauris Academic
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
SKU
V9781845118846
ISBN
9781845118846

€ 38.99
€ 38.17

Hardcover. A thrilling sequence of journeys across France in the footsteps of Caesar and his successors, revealing how the Romans changed the face of France, and of Europe, forever. Num Pages: 416 pages, 35 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
SKU
V9781784970659
ISBN
9781784970659

€ 27.99
€ 21.44

Paperback. More than a century has passed past since German archeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovered the treasures of Bronze Age Mycenae. Through a combined study of the mythical tradition, archeological findings, and written sources, this title explores the evolution of warfare in the Bronze Age Greek world. Illustrator(s): Rava, Giuseppe. Series: Warrior. Num Pages: 64 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBLA; HBW; HDDK; JWT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 184 x 6. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition
SKU
V9781849081955
ISBN
9781849081955

€ 14.99
€ 12.96