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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
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846683817
ISBN
9781846683817

€ 14.99
€ 11.81

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849083133
ISBN
9781849083133

€ 17.99
€ 14.91

Hardcover. A novel approach to Israelite kinship, arguing that maternal kinship bonds played key social, economic, and political roles for a son who aspired to inherit his father's household Series: The Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library. Num Pages: 360 pages, 12 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; HRCG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 166 x 243 x 28. Weight in Grams: 642.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300197945
ISBN
9780300197945

€ 85.60

Paperback. Featuring full-colour artwork, specially drawn maps and an array of revealing illustrations depicting weapons, equipment, key locations and personalities, this book offers key insights into the tactics, leadership, combat performance and subsequent reputations of the Roman soldiers and their Germanic opponents. Illustrator(s): Dennis, Peter. Series: Combat. Num Pages: 80 pages, Illustrations (black and white, and colour), maps (colour). BIC Classification: 1DFG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBLA1; HBW; JWKT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 186 x 249 x 5. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472803498
ISBN
9781472803498

€ 15.99
€ 13.44

Hardcover. Commodus is best known as the narcissistic, incestuous, patricidal megalomaniac Emperor in Ridley Scott's Gladiator (played by Joaquin Phoenix). This is the first full-length biography of Commodus in English. Commodus was notorious for fighting as a gladiator, living a debauched lifestyle and declaring himself a god. Num Pages: 320 pages, 8 or 16 b/w plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 241 x 34. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473827554
ISBN
9781473827554

€ 31.99
€ 22.84

Paperback. Get ready: as a young man living in the Roman Empire, you've heard many stories about far-away lands and people. It sounds exciting but you're about to discover how tough life really is for a Roman soldier! The humorous cartoon-style illustrations and narrative approach will absorb readers in the informative story. Illustrator(s): Antram, David. Series: You Wouldn't Want to be. Num Pages: 40 pages, Full colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 5AH; YNH. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 357 x 489 x 6. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
Book House
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910706459
ISBN
9781910706459

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Paperback. St Augustine, bishop of Hippo, was one of the central figures in the history of Christianity. Written as a defence of the faith at a time when the Roman Empire was on the brink of collapse, this title examines the ancient pagan religions of Rome, the arguments of the Greek philosophers and the revelations of the Bible. Editor(s): Evans, G. R. Translator(s): Bettenson, Henry. Num Pages: 1184 pages, bibliography, chronology, notes. BIC Classification: 3D; DNF; HPCB; HRAB; HRC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 132 x 50. Weight in Grams: 788.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
1184
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
Rev Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140448948
ISBN
9780140448948

€ 20.99
€ 15.67

Paperback. A fascinating insight into everyday life on Hadrian's Wall. The translations of the Vindolanda Scrolls ('send fresh socks' etc) are also a treat! Num Pages: 208 pages, 130, 100 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA; HBTB; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 173 x 15. Weight in Grams: 686.
Publisher
Amberley Publishing United Kingdom
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848682108
ISBN
9781848682108

€ 21.99
€ 17.33

Hardcover. Hypatia was a female philosopher and mathematician during the early Christian era in Alexandria. She was brutally murdered by a Christian mob and has become an icon for various groups. But who was the woman behind the myth? Using the available evidence these myths are dispelled and the woman who was Hypatia is visible for the first time. Num Pages: 192 pages, 28 colour and black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; BGH; HBJH; HBLA; PBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 241 x 21. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781555460
ISBN
9781781555460

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Hardcover. The only full-length monograph in English devoted to Emperor Caesar Marcus Aurelius Severus Antoninus Pius Augustus (better known by his nickname, Caracalla). Num Pages: 336 pages, 30+ maps, 50 b/w line drawings, 16pp plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473895249
ISBN
9781473895249

€ 31.99
€ 22.84

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
€ 37.09

Hardcover. Civil War provides a vigorous, direct, clear, third-personal, impassioned account of Caesar's campaigns during the civil war of 49--48 BC, drawn from his three books of commentarii. Editor(s): Damon, Cynthia. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 450 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DB; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 118 x 170 x 28. Weight in Grams: 336.
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674997035
ISBN
9780674997035

€ 25.48

Hardcover. Reappraisal of one of the most famous battles of the ancient period. Num Pages: 5maps/diagrams, 6 photos. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473860858
ISBN
9781473860858

€ 25.99
€ 18.90

Hardcover. Dorothy Wong traces the ancient roots of the Chinese stele tradition and investigates the process by which Chinese steles were adapted for Buddhist use. She demonstrates how the Chinese artistic idiom planted the seeds for major achievements in figural and landscape arts in the ensuing Sui and Tang periods. Num Pages: 320 pages, 97 illustrations, 6 maps. BIC Classification: 1FPC; 3D; ACG; AGR; HRE. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 211 x 19. Weight in Grams: 862.
Publisher
University of Hawaii Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780824827830
ISBN
9780824827830

€ 84.65

Hardcover. How did the Earth form? Why is it dark at night? Why do people get sick? Ancient Egyptians used myths to describe things they couldn't explain. This book enables you to discover how Egyptians used myths to make sense of their world. Series: Fact Finders: Ancient Egyptian Civilization. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; 5AJ; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 222 x 197. .
Publisher
Capstone Global Library Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
32
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474717267
ISBN
9781474717267

€ 14.99
€ 13.91

Hardcover. This is the opening volume in Eric Voegelin's "Order and History", which traces the history of order in human society. This text examines the ancient Near Eastern civilizations as a backdrop to a discussion of the historical locus of order in Israel. Series: Collected Works of Eric Voegelin. Num Pages: 656 pages, index. BIC Classification: 1FBH; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; HBTB; JHBA; JPA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 45. Weight in Grams: 1175.
Publisher
University of Missouri
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826213518
ISBN
9780826213518

€ 105.11

Paperback. This book reflects the wide range of current scholarship on Roman law, covering private, criminal and public law. Editor(s): Johnston, David. Num Pages: 551 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; LAFR. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 31. Weight in Grams: 796.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521719940
ISBN
9780521719940

€ 34.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 344 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAP; 3D; HBJD; HBJF; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 163 x 24. Weight in Grams: 660.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780936130
ISBN
9781780936130

€ 95.76

Paperback. "First published 2004 by Maney Publishing"--Title page verso. Num Pages: 420 pages, 69 black & white halftones, 30 colour illustrations, 91 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3D; HDDA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138126305
ISBN
9781138126305

€ 57.33

Paperback. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DN; 3D; HBJD; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 158 x 23. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752467993
ISBN
9780752467993

€ 20.99
€ 16.54

Paperback. Coinciding with the hotly anticipated British Museum exhibition Sunken Cities: Egypt's Lost Worlds in May 2016, this is the sensational story of two magnificent ancient aquatic cities which once stood at the mouth of the river Nile. Illustrator(s): Aarts, Esther. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVG; 1HBE; 3D; YNH. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12); (XS) Student text. Dimension: 219 x 290 x 9. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Nosy Crow Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857637574
ISBN
9780857637574

€ 8.99
€ 8.67

Paperback. The Discobolus or discus-thrower is a marvellous classical piece of sculpture that over time has come to mean different things to different people. It is originally cast in bronze by the fifth-century BC sculptor Myron. This book tells the story of Myron's Discobolus both as an archaeological artefact and bearer of meaning. Series: Objects in Focus. Num Pages: 64 pages, 30 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; ACG; AFKB; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 207 x 161 x 6. Weight in Grams: 170. Series: Objects in Focus. 64 pages, 30 colour illustrations. The Discobolus or discus-thrower is a marvellous classical piece of sculpture that over time has come to mean different things to different people. It is originally cast in bronze by the fifth-century BC sculptor Myron. This book tells the story of Myron's Discobolus both as an archaeological artefact and bearer of meaning. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; ACG; AFKB; HBJD; HBLA1. Dimension: 207 x 161 x 6. Weight: 170.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714122717
ISBN
9780714122717

€ 7.99
€ 7.88

Hardcover. Only full length biography of Maximinus Thrax in English. Num Pages: 272 pages, approx 30 b&w images. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBW; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Military
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473847033
ISBN
9781473847033

€ 31.99
€ 22.84

Paperback. Offers a translation of one of the greatest accounts of ancient Rome. This title recounts the major historical events from the years shortly before the death of Augustus to the death of Nero in AD 68. Translator(s): Damon, Cynthia. Num Pages: 544 pages, 1 map (black and white). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DB; DSBB; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
544
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455649
ISBN
9780140455649

€ 16.99
€ 12.73

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