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BCE to c 500 CE

Hardback. The emergence of Rome as an imperial power. In the first few centuries of its existence, Rome developed from a minor settlement on the Tiber into the most powerful city-state in Italy. This book examines the reasons for Rome's emergence and success within a highly competitive Italian environment, and how much it owed to its neighbours. Series: The Edinburgh History of Ancient Rome. Num Pages: 320 pages, 70 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748621095
ISBN
9780748621095

€ 133.62

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. 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

Hardcover. Editor(s): Gosden, Christopher; Crawford, Sally; Ulmschneider, Katharina. Num Pages: 400 pages, b/w illustrations, 32pp colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1D; 3D; ACG; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 289 x 210 x 27. Weight in Grams: 1702.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782976554
ISBN
9781782976554

€ 69.91

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

€ 56.18

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

Paperback. Num Pages: 112 pages, 113 color illus. and 7 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3B; 3D; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 252 x 206 x 13. Weight in Grams: 458.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
C R Gibson United States
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9780837808833
ISBN
9780837808833

€ 24.99
€ 24.29

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

€ 34.84

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

€ 77.17

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

€ 55.56

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

Hardcover. An exciting, readable new account of the Alesia campaign, incorporating the latest research, to illuminate the tactics of both Caesar and the Celts, and explore the momentous events of 52 BC. Num Pages: 320 pages, 27. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 162 x 235 x 24. Weight in Grams: 510.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Casemate
Condition
New
SKU
V9781612004051
ISBN
9781612004051

€ 25.99
€ 19.61

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

€ 43.38

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
€ 11.53

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. Challenges our traditionally western-focused perception of the past, connecting Greco-Roman civilisation to the great rulers and empires that swept across Central Asia to India and China - resulting in a truly global vision of ancient history. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HBTB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 197 x 29. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Windmill Books
Condition
New
SKU
9780099592082
ISBN
9780099592082

€ 8.00
€ 5.17

Paperback. This study of the Roman army provides an important aid to understanding the Roman Empire in economic, social and political terms. Employing numerous examples, Brian Campbell explores the development of the Roman army and the expansion of the Roman Empire from 31 BC to 280 AD. Series: Warfare and History. Num Pages: 224 pages, 8 black & white illustrations, 9 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBTB; JW. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 336. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Routledge
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0000412
ISBN
9780415278829

€ 17.02

Paperback. The Dark Age of Greece is one of the least understood periods of Greek history. This title explores each century from 1200 to 700 BCE through an individual site Mycenae, Nichoria, Athens, Lefkandi, Corinth, and Ascra that illustrates the major features of each period. Num Pages: 240 pages, 15 b&w photographs, 28 figures. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3B; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 406.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253216021
ISBN
9780253216021

€ 23.99
€ 22.35

Paperback. A study of the reign of Claudius (AD 41-54), exploring what it can tell us about the developing Roman Empire. Num Pages: 374 pages, 82 b/w illus. 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDH; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 166 x 17. Weight in Grams: 536.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
374
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521708258
ISBN
9780521708258

€ 34.84

Paperback. Between 58 and 50BC Caesar conquered most of the area now covered by France, Belgium and Switzerland, and twice invaded Britain. This title records of his campaigns. Translator(s): Gardner, Jane; Handford, S.A. Num Pages: 272 pages, maps, glossary, bibliography. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 129 x 17. Weight in Grams: 204.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Condition
New
SKU
9780140444339
ISBN
9780140444339

€ 11.99
€ 10.10

Hardcover. Roman Disasters looks at how the Romans coped with, thought about, and used disasters for their own ends. Rome has been famous throughout history for its great triumphs. Yet Rome also suffered colossal disasters. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 163 x 27. Weight in Grams: 506.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Polity
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745651026
ISBN
9780745651026

€ 19.00

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

€ 18.29

Paperback. Fascinated by history? Wish you knew more? All your historical needs met with the Illustrated Introductions. In this lavishly illustrated, accessible guide, find out everything you need to know about Ancient Egypt. Series: An Illustrated Introduction. Num Pages: 96 pages, 80. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 168 x 9. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Amberley
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445633657
ISBN
9781445633657

€ 27.52

Paperback. This work therefore seeks to offer fresh proposals about why the revolt started, how it spread and where Boudica fought her last epic battle against a dangerously over-stretched and outnumbered Roman army. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 125 x 20. Weight in Grams: 304.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752459097
ISBN
9780752459097

€ 15.24

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