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BCE to c 500 CE

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BCE to c 500 CE

Paperback. Bradford shows that despite huge differences in weaponry and firepower, the basic principles of warfare have remained unchanged over thousands of years. War in the modern age is persistently illuminated by antiquity. Series: Ancients and Moderns. Num Pages: 192 pages, 10-20 bw integrated, 1 map. BIC Classification: 3D; HBLA; HBW; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 144 x 13. Weight in Grams: 260.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848859357
ISBN
9781848859357

€ 19.37

Paperback. Search, link, learn, navigate - steer your way through today's hot topics Illustrator(s): Stone, Steve. Num Pages: 48 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; 5AK; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 249 x 280 x 8. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Kingfisher Books Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753436004
ISBN
9780753436004

€ 8.55

Paperback. Jean Bottero and his colleagues take the reader on a voyage of discovery into the public and private realms of the lives of our first civilized ancestors, looking at everyday life in Ancient Mesopotamia. Translator(s): Nevill, Antonia. Num Pages: 288 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAM; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 444.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748613885
ISBN
9780748613885

€ 39.18

Paperback. A biography that focuses on Cleopatra's ever-shifting identity. Depending on the audience, she might present herself as a goddess, a political leader, or an alluring and exotic woman. Roman statesmen likewise manipulated Cleopatra's image for their own political ends. Series: Life & Times. Num Pages: 159 pages, 31 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; BGR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 128 x 13. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Haus Publishers Ltd.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904950257
ISBN
9781904950257

€ 16.99
€ 14.86

Paperback. You are what you speak. What does language tell us about ancient societies and individuals? Series: Key Themes in Ancient History. Num Pages: 218 pages, 9 b/w illus. 3 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 13. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521140669
ISBN
9780521140669

€ 30.19

Hardcover. What did commercialized sex really amount to in the ancient and medieval Eastern Mediterranean? Series: Library of Middle East History. Num Pages: 352 pages, 5 black and white illustrations, 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJF1; HBTB; JFMX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 167 x 241 x 35. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784536527
ISBN
9781784536527

€ 49.99
€ 48.78

Paperback. An investigation of the origins of the Neolithic farming village on Orkney Island Num Pages: 208 pages, 18 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKSHF; 3D; HBLA; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 235 x 15. Weight in Grams: 344.
Publisher
Inner Traditions
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781620555736
ISBN
9781620555736

€ 16.99
€ 12.75

Paperback. Marcus Aurelius is the one great figure of antiquity who still speaks to us today, nearly 2,000 years after his death. A philosopher as well as an emperor, his was an extraordinary reign. He proved himself a great leader. This is his biography. Num Pages: 704 pages, 18. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 158 x 37. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Vintage Books
Number of pages
704
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844135271
ISBN
9781844135271

€ 19.99
€ 14.64

Paperback. For all who appreciate Celtic spirituality, here is a fresh and alternative source of nourishment and inspiration. For those looking for an authentic Christian faith, Anglo-Saxon Christianity reaches back into the very birth of the English people. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJD1; HBLC; HRCC1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 15. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Fount
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780006281122
ISBN
9780006281122

€ 14.99
€ 12.28

Paperback.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780934426
ISBN
9781780934426

€ 28.50

Paperback. Shows that history written on the basis of texts alone creates a misleading picture of classical Greece. Series: The Wiles Lectures. Num Pages: 276 pages, 61 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBAH; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 174 x 13. Weight in Grams: 552. Series: The Wiles Lectures. 276 pages, 61 b/w illus. Shows that history written on the basis of texts alone creates a misleading picture of classical Greece. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBAH; HBJD; HBLA. Dimension: 246 x 174 x 13. Weight: 552.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
276
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521176705
ISBN
9780521176705

€ 32.57

Hardcover. Editor(s): Howe, Timothy; Garvin, Erin; Wrightson, Graham. Num Pages: 168 pages, b/w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAP; 3D; HBLA; HBW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 177 x 251 x 21. Weight in Grams: 724.
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782979234
ISBN
9781782979234

€ 53.51

Paperback. Series: Classical World. Num Pages: 200 pages, 21 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; JPHV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474286367
ISBN
9781474286367

€ 19.54

Paperback. This full-length history of Scotland spans 18 centuries, from the Picts to the 1980s. The book focuses on social and cultural history, including life in the towns, the changing role of the nobility and the shifting images of Scottish identity. Num Pages: 528 pages, 1. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3D; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBJD1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 153 x 40. Weight in Grams: 728.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780712698931
ISBN
9780712698931

€ 25.99
€ 18.52

Hardcover. A collection of 12 studies from an international cast exploring how eunuchs were perceived. The text also reconstructs the realities of eunuchs' lives in Greek, Roman, Byzantine and eastern culture. Editor(s): Tougher, Dr. Shaun. Num Pages: 269 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 1QDAZ; 3D; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBTB; JFSJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 164 x 245 x 21. Weight in Grams: 644.
Publisher
The Classical Press of Wales
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780715631294
ISBN
9780715631294

€ 75.67

Paperback. Clay soils make up significant areas of Britain and Europe, but until little archaeological investigation has been undertaken on such soils. This multi-authored volume, which brings together some of these investigations, with particular emphasis on the contribution of aerial photography, is widely used by undergraduates and postgraduates. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKSB; 3B; 3D; 3F; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 248 x 175 x 10. Weight in Grams: 398.
Publisher
Tempus Publishing Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752440934
ISBN
9780752440934

€ 23.42

Hardcover. Beneath the waters of Abukir Bay, lie the submerged remains of the ancient Egyptian cities Canopus and Thonis-Heracleion, which sank over 1,000 years ago but were brought to the surface by in the 1990s. These ancient artefacts are to be exhibited in Britain in 2016. This book tells the story of these two ancient civilizations. Series: British Museum. Num Pages: 272 pages, 272 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; HDR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 266 x 296 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1904.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500051856
ISBN
9780500051856

€ 50.99
€ 39.80

Paperback. In these four dialogues Plato considers virtue and its definition. Charmides, Laches, and Lysis investigate the specific virtues of self-control, courage, and friendship; the laterMeno discusses the concept of virtue as a whole, and whether it is something that can be taught. Translator(s): Waterfield, Robin. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; 3D; DB; HPCA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 14. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199555666
ISBN
9780199555666

€ 10.99
€ 9.79

Hardcover. A masterly account of how the cultures of ancient Greece and Rome came into being, by a prize-winning Cambridge classicist whose writing is as accessible as it is scholarly. Num Pages: 368 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 219 x 32. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781855003
ISBN
9781781855003

€ 18.99
€ 15.72

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473859081
ISBN
9781473859081

€ 32.99
€ 23.91

Paperback. Editor(s): Harlow, Mary; Laurence, Ray. Series: The Cultural Histories Series. Num Pages: 264 pages, 31 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3D; HBLA; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 169 x 13. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic (UK)
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472554734
ISBN
9781472554734

€ 30.99
€ 30.53

Hardcover. Cataphracts were the most heavily armoured shock cavalry on the ancient battlefield, predating the knights of Western Europe by over 1000 years. Num Pages: 188 pages, 16 illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; HBLA; HBW; JWD; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 294 x 24. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473837980
ISBN
9781473837980

€ 25.99
€ 19.75

Paperback. On 26 November 1922, Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamun. This book puts Tutankhamun's short life into context by describing and explaining the complexities of life in Ancient Egypt and details the actual discovery and original expedition, drawing on the personal archives of Howard Carter himself. Num Pages: 64 pages, 175 colour & black & white images. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 263 x 296 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1276. 64 pages, 175 colour & black & white images. On 26 November 1922, Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamun. This book puts Tutankhamun's short life into context by describing and explaining the complexities of life in Ancient Egypt and details the actual discovery and original expedition, drawing on the personal archives of Howard Carter himself. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA. Dimension: 263 x 296 x 32. Weight: 1276.
Publisher
Andre Deutsch
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780233003481
ISBN
9780233003481

€ 38.99
€ 25.29

Hardcover. Unprecedented coverage of the oft-neglected venationes (beast hunts). This title details the logistical and organizational aspects of staging events, such as the capture of wild animals. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8pp colour plates (including reenactor photos. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Military
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848848436
ISBN
9781848848436

€ 25.99
€ 19.75