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Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; ACG; HBJD; HBLA; JPHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 233 x 12. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472510679
ISBN
9781472510679

€ 25.99
€ 25.46

Hardcover. This volume draws on Dr Evans' expertise in studying topography in relation to ancient events and specifically his original research into the battlefield of Magnesia. Num Pages: 192 pages, 8pp colour plates, incuding 4 specially comissioned colour artworks. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBG; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 163 x 17. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844159710
ISBN
9781844159710

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. Recounts the major historical events from the years shortly before the death of Augustus up to the death of Nero in AD 68. The author describes the reign of terror under the corrupt Tiberius, the great fire of Rome during the time of Nero, and the wars, poisonings, scandals, conspiracies and murders that were part of imperial life. Translator(s): Grant, Michael. Num Pages: 464 pages, maps, tables, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 3D; DNF; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1956
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140440607
ISBN
9780140440607

€ 15.99
€ 11.98

Paperback. You really wouldn't want to be a slave in ancient Greece! This title in the popular You Wouldn't Want to Be series features full-colour illustrations which combine humour and accurate technical detail. Illustrator(s): Antram, David. Series: You Wouldn't Want to be.. Num Pages: 40 pages, Full colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; YNH. Category: (JC) Children's (6-12). Dimension: 239 x 215 x 4. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Salariya Book Company Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
32
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909645264
ISBN
9781909645264

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Paperback. Translator(s): Day Lewis, C. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: 2ADL; 3D; DCF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 143 x 11. Weight in Grams: 148.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199554096
ISBN
9780199554096

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Paperback. This book offers a fundamental reworking of the history of the development of Greek music from the classical period to Roman times. Num Pages: 506 pages, 12 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; ACG; AVA; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 156 x 229 x 31. Weight in Grams: 734.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316610893
ISBN
9781316610893

€ 38.48

Paperback. Learn all about the INCREDIBLE INCAS, with all the nasty bits left in. Find out the horrible truth, like how a bucket of stewed pee could make you beautiful, why servants ate the emperor's hair and what happened in their legendary golden temples. Includes a grisly quiz to test your knowledge. Illustrator(s): Reeve, Philip. Series: Horrible Histories. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 1KLSR; 3D; 5AJ; YNH; YNU. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 131 x 198 x 11. Weight in Grams: 108.
Publisher
Scholastic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781407178660
ISBN
9781407178660

€ 7.99
€ 7.88

Paperback. The Roman empire during the period framed by the accession of Septimus Severus in 193 and the rise of Diocletian in 284 has conventionally been regarded as one of crisis. This book describes and integrates the contrasting histories of different parts of the empire and assesses the impacts of administrative, political and religious change. Series: The Edinburgh History of Ancient Rome. Num Pages: 320 pages, 30 b&w illustrations, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 14. Weight in Grams: 464. The Critical Century. Series: The Edinburgh History of Ancient Rome. 320 pages, 30 b&w illustrations, 5 maps. The Roman empire during the period framed by the accession of Septimus Severus in 193 and the rise of Diocletian in 284 has conventionally been regarded as one of crisis. This book describes and integrates the contrasting histories of different parts of the empire and assesses the impacts of administrative, political and religious change. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Dimension: 231 x 156 x 14. Weight: 478.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748620517
ISBN
9780748620517

€ 37.99
€ 31.89

Hardcover. Byzantium linked the ancient and modern worlds, shaping traditions and handing down to both Eastern and Western civilization a vibrant legacy. 'The Oxford History of Byzantium' provides in concise form detailed historical coverage from the Roman beginnings to the fall of Constantinople and assimilation into the Turkish Empire. Editor(s): Mango, Cyril. Num Pages: 352 pages, 24pp colour plates and numerous halftones. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJD; HBJF; HBLA; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 189 x 250 x 22. Weight in Grams: 926.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198140986
ISBN
9780198140986

€ 25.99
€ 18.93

Paperback.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752486437
ISBN
9780752486437

€ 20.60

Paperback. The catapult (katapeltikon) was developed around 400 BC by engineers and craftsmen assembled by Dionysius I of Syracuse. This work describes the development and operational use of siege artillery throughout the classical period. Illustrator(s): Delf, Brian. Series: New Vanguard. Num Pages: 48 pages, 40 b&w & 7 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 248 x 186 x 4. Weight in Grams: 166.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841766348
ISBN
9781841766348

€ 15.99
€ 14.64

Paperback. Regarded as one of the best general histories of the ancient world, it is written for the general reader and the student coming to the subject for the first time and provides a reliable and highly accessible point of entry to the period. The 3rd edition has been extensively revised with several chapters rewritten and a wealth of new material added. Num Pages: 784 pages, Contains numerous halftones, colour plates, maps, and line drawings. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBG; HBLA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 158 x 43. Weight in Grams: 1262.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199651924
ISBN
9780199651924

€ 45.60

Hardcover. Recounts the story of the lives and fortunes of the last Romans born before the Emperor Constantine converted to Christianity. This book traces their experiences of living through the fourth century's dramatic religious and political changes. Series: Transformation of the Classical Heritage. Num Pages: 344 pages, 29 b/w photographs, 1 map. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBLA1; HRAM9; HRC; HRKP4. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 154 x 27. Weight in Grams: 616.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520283701
ISBN
9780520283701

€ 32.22

Hardcover. Series: Bloomsbury Egyptology. Num Pages: 248 pages, 75 bw illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 168 x 242 x 22. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474242936
ISBN
9781474242936

€ 37.99
€ 36.32

Paperback. Covering a vast sweep, this well-illustrated book provides a concise exploration of pre-Classical naval warfare in the Mediterranean. Adrian Wood examines the vessels, naval techniques and strategy, and prominent engagements fought by the Egyptians, Minoans, Hittites, Phoenicians and Greeks. Illustrator(s): Rava, Giuseppe. Series: New Vanguard. Num Pages: 48 pages, col and b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBLA; HBW; JWMV2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 186 x 4. Weight in Grams: 168.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849089784
ISBN
9781849089784

€ 10.99
€ 10.46

Paperback. Explores what life was really like for everyday people in Ancient Benin. Using primary sources and information from archeological discoveries, this book uncovers some insights and explodes some myths. Series: Infosearch: Daily Life in Ancient Civilizations. Num Pages: 48 pages. BIC Classification: 1HFDB; 3D; 5AK; YQH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 240 x 190. .
Publisher
Capstone Global Library Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781406298550
ISBN
9781406298550

€ 10.55

Hardcover. Presents a perspective on the complexities of the late Republic and the rise of Octavian. This book focuses on how Roman politics, the desire for personal glory and the inadequacies of the Republican system ultimately led to Caesar's dictatorship. Num Pages: 256 pages, 10 bw illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 239 x 164 x 24. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847251671
ISBN
9781847251671

€ 54.99
€ 43.45

Paperback. This new edition of this popular title in the Scotties series gives a fascinating glimpse into life at the most northern edge of the Roman Empire. Through words and pictures find out about life in a Roman fort and much more. Series: Scotties. Num Pages: 48 pages, illustrated throughout. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3D; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 238 x 192 x 5. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
NMSE - Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
48
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2nd Revised edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905267514
ISBN
9781905267514

€ 8.90

Hardcover. Narrative of Rome's wars during a tumultuous period of civil war and mounting external threats Discusses development of the Roman army and the armies of her major enemies eg Goths and Sassanid Persians Includes such pivotal events as the battles of the Milvian Bridge, and Strasbourg. Num Pages: 320 pages, black & white maps and battle diagrams, 8pp plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848848559
ISBN
9781848848559

€ 37.99
€ 26.81

Paperback. The Latin text, with introduction and commentary, of the biography of the emperor Claudius by Suetonius. Editor(s): Hurley, Donna W. Series Editor(s): Easterling, P. E.; Hardie, Philip; Hunter, Richard; Kenney, E. J. Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. Num Pages: 284 pages, 1 b/w illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DNF; DSBB; DSK; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 203 x 128 x 16. Weight in Grams: 310. Series: Cambridge Greek and Latin Classics. 284 pages, 1 b/w illus. Editor(s): Hurley, Donna W. The Latin text, with introduction and commentary, of the biography of the emperor Claudius by Suetonius. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 2ADL; 3D; DNF; DSBB; DSK; HBJD; HBLA. Dimension: 203 x 128 x 16. Weight: 290. Series Editor(s) :Easterling, P. E.; Hardie, Philip; Hunter, Richard; Kenney, E. J.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
284
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521596763
ISBN
9780521596763

€ 32.62

Hardcover. Num Pages: 336 pages, 8pp b/w, a few b/w maps. BIC Classification: 1DSE; 1DSP; 1QDAR; 3D; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 162 x 30. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781591284
ISBN
9781781591284

€ 25.99
€ 18.90

Paperback. Readers can discover all the facts about the Savage Stone Age including what they used instead of toilet paper, why a hole in the skull is good for headaches and how to make a Stone Age mummy. 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. Series: Horrible Histories. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: 3D; 5AJ; YNH; YNU. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Scholastic Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781407165592
ISBN
9781407165592

€ 7.99
€ 7.88

Paperback. The Republic 753 BC-30 BC. 296 pages, 19 illustrations, 14 in colour. The story of the greatest empire in world history. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Dimension: 198 x 126 x 23. Weight: 296.
Publisher
Amberley
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445604275
ISBN
9781445604275

€ 17.89

Paperback. Editor(s): Purves, Alex. Series: The Senses in Antiquity. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844658725
ISBN
9781844658725

€ 33.80

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