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Hardcover. Are copies of Greek and Roman masterpieces as important as the originals they imitate? Editor(s): Gazda, Elaine K. Series: The Papers & Monographs of the American Academy in Rome. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3D; ABK; AC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 205 x 236 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1010.
Publisher
University of Michigan Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780472111893
ISBN
9780472111893

€ 121.87

Hardcover. Gives a clear narrative for 18 selected battles and sieges from the Classical Greek period. Num Pages: No illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 242 x 33. Weight in Grams: 638.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473827295
ISBN
9781473827295

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750955904
ISBN
9780750955904

€ 8.99
€ 8.67

Paperback. The story of the Roman empire, from the beginnings to the crisis of the Middle Ages: why it was so large, why it was so durable, and why it was different from any other empire before or since. Num Pages: 384 pages, 24 black and white halftones; 7 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 137 x 18. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199677511
ISBN
9780199677511

€ 15.99
€ 12.61

Hardcover. Num Pages: 304 pages, 19 halftones. 2 line illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HRKP4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 168 x 255 x 29. Weight in Grams: 660.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691169576
ISBN
9780691169576

€ 46.99
€ 41.24

Paperback. Readers can discover all the foul facts about the RUTHLESS ROMANS, including which emperor enjoyed eating camel's heels, who were the terrible twins who founded Rome and which evil emperors made murder a sport. These bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans. Illustrator(s): Brown, Martin. Series: Horrible Histories. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 5AH; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 131 x 199 x 13. Weight in Grams: 108.
Publisher
Scholastic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781407167022
ISBN
9781407167022

€ 7.99
€ 7.88

Paperback. When Cleopatra took the throne of the kingdom of Egypt, the pyramids and Sphinx were already ancient wonders. The author draws on archaeological finds and fresh interpretations of ancient texts to separate truth from myth and set this incomparably beautiful queen in context. Series: Brief Histories. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBLA; HBLH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 131 x 17. Weight in Grams: 222.
Publisher
Robinson Publishing
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849019781
ISBN
9781849019781

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

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: 1QDAS; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AK; YNH; YNTB. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 212 x 267 x 7. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Franklin Watts Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445134000
ISBN
9781445134000

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Hardcover. Num Pages: 224 pages, 16 black & white illustrations, 16 black & white plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 242 x 25. Weight in Grams: 534.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750966023
ISBN
9780750966023

€ 31.99
€ 22.87

Paperback. This series allows children to visit a historical site and explore the artefacts and documents found there. This title is based on the Hadrians Wall Museums in Northumberland and the Roman Army Museum at Greenhead, Housesteads Fort and Corbridge and shows what daily Roman life was like. Illustrator(s): Clements, Gillian. Series: What Happened Here. Num Pages: 32 pages, colour photographs and artwork. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 4KHJ; YNH; YQH. Category: (EJ) Primary; (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 255 x 191 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
32
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780713641691
ISBN
9780713641691

€ 10.82

Paperback. Incorporating fresh, new translations of original Greek and Roman texts and drawing on a range of sources this sourcebook provides an inclusive and integrated view of Greek history, from Homer to Alexander the Great. Translator(s): Yardley, J. C. Series: Blackwell Sourcebooks in Ancient History. Num Pages: 688 pages, black & white illustrations, maps, figures. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 247 x 190 x 30. Weight in Grams: 1454.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
688
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405127769
ISBN
9781405127769

€ 39.96

Hardcover. Aristocracy in Antiquity explores and challenges the common assumption that hereditary 'aristocrats' who derive much of their status, privilege and power from their ancestors are identifiable at most times and places in the ancient world. Editor(s): Fisher, Nick; Wees, Hans van. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; JFSC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 445.
Publisher
The Classical Press of Wales
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910589014
ISBN
9781910589014

€ 87.39

Hardcover. Traces the history of the spread of the myth of Egypt and the birth of Egyptology and describe the greatest archaeological discoveries between the first decades of the nineteenth century and those of the early twentieth century, to the gold of Tutankhamen and the silver of the Pharaohs of Tanis. Editor(s): Piacentini, Patrizia. Num Pages: 424 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 309 x 245 x 41. Weight in Grams: 3022.
Publisher
Skira Italy
Number of pages
424
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Slp
Condition
New
SKU
V9788857208343
ISBN
9788857208343

€ 77.22
€ 63.93

Paperback. Do you think being a Roman gladiator seems glamorous? Think again! At gladiator school, you'll be taught to fight, kill, and die in a suitably sporting manner to entertain the Roman crowds. If you survive, you could become a hero - but don't count on it. Illustrator(s): Antram, David. Series: You Wouldn't Want to be.. Num Pages: 40 pages, Full colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; YNH. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 213 x 179 x 2. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Salariya Book Company Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
32
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909645240
ISBN
9781909645240

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Paperback. This book explores the relationship between the city of Rome and the Aurelian Wall during the six centuries following its construction. Num Pages: 378 pages, 63 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1DST; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 171 x 22. Weight in Grams: 610.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107526532
ISBN
9781107526532

€ 37.34

Hardcover. Series: Infosearch: Daily Life in Ancient Civilizations. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; 5AK; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 198 x 243 x 8. Weight in Grams: 374.
Publisher
Raintree
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781406288094
ISBN
9781406288094

€ 15.99
€ 14.72

Paperback. An in-depth look at the iconic empires from history, from their mighty rise to their eventual fall. Series: Great Empires. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AK; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 239 x 178 x 5. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526300690
ISBN
9781526300690

€ 13.99
€ 10.53

Hardcover. This study is the first comprehensive historical account of the afterlives of ancient Greek monumental sculptures. Num Pages: 326 pages, 92 b/w illus. 14 colour illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 253 x 177 x 21. Weight in Grams: 870.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107040724
ISBN
9781107040724

€ 98.66

Paperback. In this dialogue Plato shows the pretensions of the leading sophist, Protagoras, challenged by the critical arguments of Socrates. The dialogue broadens out to consider the nature of the good life and the role of intellect and pleasure. Translator(s): Taylor, C. C. W. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; 3D; DB; HPCA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 9. Weight in Grams: 104.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199555659
ISBN
9780199555659

€ 8.99
€ 8.67

Paperback. For almost eight hundred years (100 BC - AD 650) Nasca artists modeled and painted the plants, animals, birds, and fish of their homeland on Peru's south coast, and numerous abstract anthropomorphic creatures whose form and meaning are sometimes incomprehensible. This book describes the major artistic motifs of this stunning polychrome pottery. Num Pages: 274 pages, 40 colour photos, 333 drawings, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLSR; 3D; AFP; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 280 x 218 x 14. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
University Of Iowa Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781587298295
ISBN
9781587298295

€ 58.21

Paperback. Series: Bloomsbury Revelations. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJD1; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 232 x 21. Weight in Grams: 584.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472585240
ISBN
9781472585240

€ 25.99
€ 25.62

Hardcover. This book, the first of two monographs exploring Thucydides, consists of contributions by world-class scholars on political order, using the Peloponnesian War to explore the historiography and political development of the ancient world. These scholars analyze the original source material of the Athenian order and interpretations of such material. Editor(s): Thauer, Christian R. Num Pages: 212 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBAH; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137527622
ISBN
9781137527622

€ 97.47

Paperback. Editor(s): Marshall, C. W.; Hawkins, Tom. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2AHA; 3D; DSBB; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 234 x 17. Weight in Grams: 468.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472588838
ISBN
9781472588838

€ 30.99
€ 29.43

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
€ 11.25

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