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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
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199555666
ISBN
9780199555666

€ 9.99
€ 9.46

Hardcover. Tells the fascinating tale of the quest for ownership of the Spice Islands, a quest that caused international conflict and resulted in nations warring, both at sea and in there own parliaments. Num Pages: 96 pages, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKA; 1HBE; 3D; RGR; WTL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 224 x 14. Weight in Grams: 632.
Publisher
Pavilion Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2000
Edition
illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781862054240
ISBN
9781862054240

€ 18.99
€ 16.42

Hardcover. A masterly account of how the cultures of ancient Greece and Rome came into being, by a prize-winning Cambridge classicist whose writing is as accessible as it is scholarly. Num Pages: 368 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 219 x 32. Weight in Grams: 456.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781855003
ISBN
9781781855003

€ 18.99
€ 15.20

Hardcover. Reveals the secrets of military greatness, timeless principles of leadership applicable today Num Pages: 264 pages, 20 b/w maps and diagrams. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBG; HBLA; HBW; JW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473859081
ISBN
9781473859081

€ 31.99
€ 22.87

Hardcover. English translations of the major works of Shenoute the Great (c.347-465), foundational and controversial figure in Egyptian Christianity. Num Pages: 384 pages, 7 b/w illus. 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBLA1; HRCC8; HRCM; HRCX8. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107022560
ISBN
9781107022560

€ 93.34

Hardcover. Studies the nature and development of Greek 'euergetism' from its origins to the Hellenistic period, through the prism of gift exchange. Num Pages: 315 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521515351
ISBN
9780521515351

€ 88.04

Paperback. Sex: Vice and Love from Antiquity to Modernity examines the impact that sexual fantasies about the classical world have had on modern Western culture. Series: Classical Receptions. Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBTB; JHBK5. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 171 x 15. Weight in Grams: 416.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781119025481
ISBN
9781119025481

€ 30.27

Paperback. Editor(s): Harlow, Mary; Laurence, Ray. Series: The Cultural Histories Series. Num Pages: 264 pages, 31 bw illus. BIC Classification: 3D; HBLA; HBTB; JFSP1; JHBK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 169 x 13. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic (UK)
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472554734
ISBN
9781472554734

€ 29.99
€ 28.42

Hardcover. Cataphracts were the most heavily armoured shock cavalry on the ancient battlefield, predating the knights of Western Europe by over 1000 years. Num Pages: 188 pages, 16 illustrations. BIC Classification: 3D; HBLA; HBW; JWD; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 294 x 24. Weight in Grams: 496.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473837980
ISBN
9781473837980

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. On 26 November 1922, Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamun. This book puts Tutankhamun's short life into context by describing and explaining the complexities of life in Ancient Egypt and details the actual discovery and original expedition, drawing on the personal archives of Howard Carter himself. Num Pages: 64 pages, 175 colour & black & white images. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 263 x 296 x 32. Weight in Grams: 1276. 64 pages, 175 colour & black & white images. On 26 November 1922, Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon discovered the tomb of King Tutankhamun. This book puts Tutankhamun's short life into context by describing and explaining the complexities of life in Ancient Egypt and details the actual discovery and original expedition, drawing on the personal archives of Howard Carter himself. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA. Dimension: 263 x 296 x 32. Weight: 1276.
Publisher
Andre Deutsch
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
01st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780233003481
ISBN
9780233003481

€ 37.99
€ 31.90

Hardcover. Unprecedented coverage of the oft-neglected venationes (beast hunts). This title details the logistical and organizational aspects of staging events, such as the capture of wild animals. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8pp colour plates (including reenactor photos. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Military
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848848436
ISBN
9781848848436

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. Series: History VIPS. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AK; YNH; YNM. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 250 x 190. .
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750299176
ISBN
9780750299176

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Paperback. This fully illustrated study draws upon the latest research to tell the enthralling story of the Roman short sword at war, and will appeal to Roman historians, reenactors, and wargamers. Illustrator(s): Dennis, Peter. Series: Weapon. Num Pages: 80 pages, 64 col. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HBW; JWM; WCK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 186 x 309 x 7. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472815859
ISBN
9781472815859

€ 14.99
€ 12.65

Paperback. Become a history detective and find out more about Mayan civilisation. This book is a great tool for readers age 8+ or teachers looking for books to support the new curriculum for 2014. Series: The History Detective Investigates. Num Pages: 32 pages, colour illustrations throughout. BIC Classification: 3D; 4KHJ; 4KHN; 5AK; YNH. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 221 x 272 x 13. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Wayland (Publishers) Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750294164
ISBN
9780750294164

€ 10.99
€ 9.78

Paperback. Series: The Marcus Sidonius Falx Trilogy. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBTS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 198 x 20. Weight in Grams: 230.
Publisher
Profile Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781252529
ISBN
9781781252529

€ 10.99
€ 10.25

Paperback. Features historical and archaeological research into the mysterious and powerful confederations of raiders who troubled the Eastern Mediterranean in the last half of the Bronze Age. Illustrator(s): Rava, Giuseppe. Series: Elite. Num Pages: 64 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QRM; 3D; HBLA; HBTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 249 x 185 x 7. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472806819
ISBN
9781472806819

€ 14.99
€ 12.65

Paperback. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: 1FB; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJF1; HBLA; HBLC; RN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 244 x 172. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784533182
ISBN
9781784533182

€ 30.99
€ 29.34

Hardcover. The first economic history of ancient Egypt employing a New Institutional Economics approach and covering the entire pharaonic period, 3000-30 BCE. Num Pages: 350 pages, 7 maps 7 tables. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HBJH; HBLA; HDDG; KCZ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 253 x 177. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107113367
ISBN
9781107113367

€ 93.94

Paperback. 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: 291 x 258 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1604.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500292372
ISBN
9780500292372

€ 31.99
€ 22.87

Hardcover. Are copies of Greek and Roman masterpieces as important as the originals they imitate? Editor(s): Gazda, Elaine K. Series: The Papers & Monographs of the American Academy in Rome. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DST; 3D; ABK; AC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 205 x 236 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1010.
Publisher
University of Michigan Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9780472111893
ISBN
9780472111893

€ 121.87

Hardcover. Gives a clear narrative for 18 selected battles and sieges from the Classical Greek period. Num Pages: No illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 242 x 33. Weight in Grams: 638.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473827295
ISBN
9781473827295

€ 25.99
€ 18.92

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750955904
ISBN
9780750955904

€ 8.99
€ 8.67

Paperback. The story of the Roman empire, from the beginnings to the crisis of the Middle Ages: why it was so large, why it was so durable, and why it was different from any other empire before or since. Num Pages: 384 pages, 24 black and white halftones; 7 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 137 x 18. Weight in Grams: 476.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
384
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199677511
ISBN
9780199677511

€ 15.99
€ 12.61

Hardcover. Num Pages: 304 pages, 19 halftones. 2 line illus. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1; HRKP4. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 168 x 255 x 29. Weight in Grams: 660.
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691169576
ISBN
9780691169576

€ 46.99
€ 41.24

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