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BCE to c 500 CE

Hardcover. Including texts, transliteration, translation and detailed commentary, this volume presents the earliest South Indian inscriptions (circa 2nd century BC to 6th century AD), written in Tamil in local derivations of the Ashokan Brahmi script. Editor(s): Mahadevan, Iravatham. Translator(s): Mahadevan, Iravatham. Series: Harvard Oriental Series. Num Pages: 720 pages, 54 plates, 174 figures, glossary, indexes. BIC Classification: 1F; 2BRT; 3D; CFL; DQ; DSBB; GTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 286 x 219 x 49. Weight in Grams: 2540.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
720
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674012271
ISBN
9780674012271

€ 77.59

Paperback. Surveying the city's life from Christian Antiquity through the Middle Ages, this book focuses on monuments of art and architecture as they reflect the historical events, the ideological currents, and the meaning Rome. It tells a story in which the heritage of antiquity intertwines with the living presence of Christianity. Num Pages: 416 pages, 260 Halftones. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 3F; 3H; AM; HBJD; HBLA; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 277 x 212 x 31. Weight in Grams: 1268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780691049618
ISBN
9780691049618

€ 49.99
€ 32.35

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. Readers can discover all the foul facts about the Cut-throat Celts, including why weird Celt warriors fought with no clothes on and how to preserve your enemy's brain. Refreshed with a fantastic new design for 2016, these bestselling titles are sure to be a huge hit with yet another generation of Terry Deary fans. It's Horrible Histories: reloaded! Series: Horrible Histories. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3D; 5AK; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 130 x 197 x 11. Weight in Grams: 108.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Scholastic
Condition
New
SKU
9781407165400
ISBN
9781407165400

€ 7.99
€ 7.44

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
178
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253221155
ISBN
9780253221155

€ 21.99
€ 21.34

Paperback. Terrible crimes, obsessive self-indulgence, big-hearted generosity, erratic judgements David Shotter's account reveals the many contradictory faces of Nero and gives the most balanced introduction currently available for students and general readers alike of this endlessly fascinating figure. Num Pages: 296 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGR; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 242 x 162 x 23. Weight in Grams: 442.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Routledge
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405824576
ISBN
9781405824576

€ 56.50

Paperback. The story of how Augustus rose from an obscure teenager to become Rome's first and greatest emperor. Num Pages: 624 pages, 36. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 199 x 39. Weight in Grams: 484.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753829158
ISBN
9780753829158

€ 14.99
€ 11.58

Paperback. Editor(s): Hall, Edith. Translator(s): Kitto, H. D. F. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; 3D; 4KL; DNF; DSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 170. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0003828
ISBN
9780199537174

€ 17.95

Hardback. This study discusses whether there is a linguistic difference between classical Attic prose texts intended for public oral delivery and those intended for written circulation and private performance, establishing a rigorous methodology for the reconstruction of the native perception of clarity in the original contexts of textual reception. Series: Oxford Classical Monographs. Num Pages: 352 pages, 15 black-and-white figures. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; CF; D; DN; DSBB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 222 x 147 x 26. Weight in Grams: 518.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198795902
ISBN
9780198795902

€ 124.44

Paperback. A text, with introduction and commentary, of a speech by the ancient Greek orator Demosthenes. Editor(s): Yunis, Harvey E. Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Num Pages: 332 pages, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 2AHA; 3D; DNF; DSBB; HBG; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 126 x 202 x 18. Weight in Grams: 340.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
332
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521629300
ISBN
9780521629300

€ 35.03

Paperback. Series: Dover Thrift Editions. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 210 x 134 x 14. Weight in Grams: 178.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Dover Publications
Edition
Dover Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486451077
ISBN
9780486451077

€ 7.63

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
452
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521795432
ISBN
9780521795432

€ 55.83

Paperback. Series: The Princeton History of the Ancient World. Num Pages: 448 pages, 1 halftone. 14 line illus. 18 tables. 9 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; KCZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 136 x 203 x 32. Weight in Grams: 366.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Condition
New
SKU
9780691173146
ISBN
9780691173146

€ 19.99
€ 14.85

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. Num Pages: 350 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
350
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415741521
ISBN
9780415741521

€ 43.62

Paperback. Editor(s): Hall, Edith. Translator(s): Kitto, H. D. F. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 2AHA; 3D; 4KL; DNF; DSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 13. Weight in Grams: 170. Fine copy
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
OUP Oxford
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KSS0003827
ISBN
9780199537174

€ 17.95

Paperback. From the author of Horrible Histories comes the fourth volume in Terry Deary's gritty and humorous history series for adults. Num Pages: 304 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 24. Weight in Grams: 288.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
W&N
Condition
New
SKU
9781780226385
ISBN
9781780226385

€ 8.92

Paperback. This volume provides the first large-scale commentary on Suetonius' Life of Augustus together with an English translation, drawing out what is unique about Suetonius' information, discussing its historical reliability and how it relates to other ancient accounts, and also examining it as a literary artefact. Series: Clarendon Ancient History Series. Num Pages: 616 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; DB; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 157 x 31. Weight in Grams: 942.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199686469
ISBN
9780199686469

€ 58.89

Hardcover. A much-needed analysis of how women behaved in Greek society, how they were regarded, and the restrictions imposed on their actions. Given that ancient Greece was very much a man's world, most books on Greek society still tend to focus on men. Women had significant roles to play in Greek society and culture-this book illuminates those roles. Num Pages: 240 pages, 36 black and white illustrations and one map. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 22. Weight in Grams: 549.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781555620
ISBN
9781781555620

€ 23.29

Hardcover. Boudicca was queen of the Iceni tribe. She led her people in a battle against the Romans. In this book, you can find out what happened and what it was like to live in England at the time of the Roman invasion. Series: Read Me!: British History Makers. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3D; 5AH; YNH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 240 x 190. .
Publisher
Raintree
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474734080
ISBN
9781474734080

€ 14.99
€ 14.21

Paperback. Roman Britain was created not by impersonal historical forces, but by men and women, each driven by ambition, aspiration and passion. This book explores the narrative of Britannia through the lives of its emperors, commanders, governors, officials and rebels. It reminds us of the truly epic nature of the history of Britannia. Num Pages: 288 pages, 73 illustrations, 42 in colour. BIC Classification: 1D; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 132 x 198 x 26. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292600
ISBN
9780500292600

€ 13.99
€ 11.58

Hardcover. The Western world's richest concentration of archaeological and architectural sites have made Italy an extraordinary repository of works of art. This six-volume, illustrated, boxed set lists and describes its vast array of monuments, churches, monasteries, cathedrals, and palaces. Num Pages: 2080 pages, 768 photographs, 60 maps. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3D; ACG; AM; HDDK; JFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 276 x 219 x 25. Weight in Grams: 8709.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
2080
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860645709
ISBN
9781860645709

€ 891.62

Paperback. Part one of a two-volume study of the visual art heritage of Wales, spanning a period of more than 3800 years. The volume provides stimulating reading to the general reader and provides valuable further insights to those with a specialist interest. Editor(s): Rowan, Eric. Num Pages: 127 pages, 136ill.(22col.). BIC Classification: 1DBKW; 3D; 3F; 3H; 3J; AC; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 250 x 210 x 9. Weight in Grams: 513. Clean copy with minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
University of Wales Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
SKU
KOC0018747
ISBN
9780708306741

€ 10.00

Paperback. First published in English between 1885 and 1891, this book provides a critical presentation of Jewish history, institutions, and literature from 175 B.C. to A.D. 135. It has rendered invaluable services to scholars for nearly a century. This edition offers a fresh translation and a revision of the entire subject-matter. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: 1FBP; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; HRJ; JFSR1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 140 x 216 x 29. Weight in Grams: 430.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780567130167
ISBN
9780567130167

€ 46.99
€ 45.41

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