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Hardcover. Who were the ancient Egyptians? Why did they build pyramids and how were mummies made? These and other questions are answered with short, informative text, vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page. Illustrator(s): King, Colin. Series: Beginners. Num Pages: 32 pages, Full colour throughout. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; 4KHA; 5AD; YNH; YQH. Category: (JN) Preschool (0-5). Dimension: 214 x 158 x 9. Weight in Grams: 172.
Publisher
Usborne Publishing Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
New edition
SKU
V9781474903226
ISBN
9781474903226

€ 7.99
€ 7.75

Paperback. Focusing on the legions as the core of the Roman army, and chronicling their individual histories in detail, this volume builds on the thematic account of the Roman military force given by its companion The Complete Roman Army. It is suitable for anyone who has enjoyed that book. Num Pages: 240 pages, 212 illustrations, 204 in colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWTR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 254 x 19. Weight in Grams: 866.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
SKU
V9780500291832
ISBN
9780500291832

€ 21.99
€ 17.06

Paperback. Num Pages: 264 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 3D; HRC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 230. .
Publisher
Inter Varsity Pr
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
SKU
V9780851114835
ISBN
9780851114835

€ 16.25

Paperback. A guide to the ancient Olympic Games. It traces their mythological and religious origins, and describes the events, the sacred ceremony and the celebrations that were an essential part of the Olympic festival. It covers the diet and medical treatment of athletes, sponsorship, patronage, propaganda and revivals of the Games. Num Pages: 120 pages, 120 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HBTB; WSBB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 190 x 9. Weight in Grams: 406. 120 pages, 120 colour illustrations. A guide to the ancient Olympic Games. It traces their mythological and religious origins, and describes the events, the sacred ceremony and the celebrations that were an essential part of the Olympic festival. It covers the diet and medical treatment of athletes, sponsorship, patronage, propaganda and revivals of the Games. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HBTB; WSBB. Dimension: 246 x 190 x 9. Weight: 406.
Publisher
British Museum Press
Number of pages
120
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Revised edition
SKU
V9780714119854
ISBN
9780714119854

€ 13.99
€ 11.41

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
SKU
V9781848859357
ISBN
9781848859357

€ 19.26

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
SKU
V9780753436004
ISBN
9780753436004

€ 8.48

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
SKU
V9780748613885
ISBN
9780748613885

€ 38.70

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
SKU
V9781904950257
ISBN
9781904950257

€ 16.99
€ 14.70

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
SKU
V9780521140669
ISBN
9780521140669

€ 29.99
€ 29.87

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
SKU
V9781784536527
ISBN
9781784536527

€ 49.99
€ 48.46

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
SKU
V9781620555736
ISBN
9781620555736

€ 16.99
€ 12.64

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
SKU
V9781844135271
ISBN
9781844135271

€ 19.99
€ 14.54

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
SKU
V9780006281122
ISBN
9780006281122

€ 14.99
€ 12.17

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

€ 28.16

Paperback. Analysing ten different archives of cuneiform tablets, this book describes the society and economy of the Middle Assyrian state. Num Pages: 496 pages, 34 b/w illus. 7 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAA; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; HDDC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 254 x 178. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Edition
Reprint
SKU
V9781107619029
ISBN
9781107619029

€ 31.29

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
SKU
V9781782979234
ISBN
9781782979234

€ 53.02

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
SKU
V9781474286367
ISBN
9781474286367

€ 20.16

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
SKU
V9780712698931
ISBN
9780712698931

€ 25.99
€ 18.33

Hardcover. Num Pages: 816 pages, black/white & colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
SKU
V9781785700262
ISBN
9781785700262

€ 68.71

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
SKU
V9780715631294
ISBN
9780715631294

€ 75.16

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
SKU
V9780752440934
ISBN
9780752440934

€ 23.30

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
SKU
V9780500051856
ISBN
9780500051856

€ 50.99
€ 39.53

Hardcover. Investigates the historical, political and social factors that inspired and manipulated different identities for Persia and the Persians within Greece. This book offers insights into the role of Greek social elites and political communities in creating different representations of the Achaemenid Persians and their Empire. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Ancient Persia. Num Pages: 224 pages, 20 b&w illustrations, 60 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAM; 3D; HBJF; HBLA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780748647231
ISBN
9780748647231

€ 91.59
€ 82.11

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
SKU
V9780199555666
ISBN
9780199555666

€ 10.99
€ 9.71

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