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Paperback. Cleopatra's palace shimmered with onyx and gold but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue. Though her life spanned fewer than forty years, it reshaped the contours of the ancient world. Famous long before she was notorious, Cleopatra has gone down in history for all the wrong reasons. This title presents a reconstruction of her life. Num Pages: 400 pages, col. Illustrations, maps (some col.). BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; BGH; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 127 x 25. Weight in Grams: 278.
Publisher
Virgin Books
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753539569
ISBN
9780753539569

€ 16.99
€ 12.73

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904950257
ISBN
9781904950257

€ 17.77

Paperback. Dionysios Stathakopoulos here tells a compelling story of military conquest, alliance and reversal, including the terrifying secret weapon of 'Greek fire'. Num Pages: 192 pages, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBG; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 139 x 214 x 15. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780761947
ISBN
9781780761947

€ 17.77

Hardcover. The three centuries following the conquests of Alexander were perhaps the most thrilling of all periods of ancient history. Culture, ideas, and individuals travelled freely over vast areas from the Rhone to the Indus, whilst dynasts battled for dominion over Alexander's great empire. Thonemann presents a brief history of this globalized world. Num Pages: 176 pages, 17 black and white halftones. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 120 x 170. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198759010
ISBN
9780198759010

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Paperback. This fascinating book delves into these corners to examine all aspects of the gods, ritual customs, cult objects and sacred places of the ancient Celtic peoples. Num Pages: 256 pages, 16 b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 1D; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HRKP2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 125 x 20. Weight in Grams: 308.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750934794
ISBN
9780750934794

€ 16.99
€ 13.39

Paperback. Num Pages: 280 pages, 16 pp. b/w. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; 3D; 3F; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 200 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300223538
ISBN
9780300223538

€ 18.46

Hardcover. At Home With.. uses a modern celebrity-magazine style to introduce readers to some of the great characters of history and the periods in which they lived. Series: At Home with. Num Pages: 32 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AK; YNH. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 263 x 210 x 9. Weight in Grams: 346.
Publisher
Wayland
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750281874
ISBN
9780750281874

€ 16.99
€ 16.54

Hardcover. A fun and high-energy blast through history's most incredible events, people and places Series: Blast Through the Past. Num Pages: 32 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; 4KHJ; 5AJ; YNH; YNJ. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 219 x 272 x 8. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Franklin Watts Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Illustrated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445149295
ISBN
9781445149295

€ 16.99
€ 16.54

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848859357
ISBN
9781848859357

€ 17.77

Paperback. Illustrator(s): Dennis, Peter. Series: Campaign. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DFG; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 184 x 8. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781846035814
ISBN
9781846035814

€ 16.99
€ 14.17

Paperback. UnRoman Britain Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), maps. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1QDAR; 3D; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 248 x 173 x 17. Weight in Grams: 746.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752462851
ISBN
9780752462851

€ 18.74

Paperback. In AD 66 a local disturbance in Caesarea caused by Greeks sacrificing birds in front of a local synagogue exploded into a pan-Jewish revolt against their Roman overlords. Gaining momentum, the rebels successfully occupied Jerusalem and drove off an attack by the Roman legate of Syria, Cestus Gallius, who was defeated at the battle of Beth Horon. Illustrator(s): Dennis, Peter. Series: Campaign. Num Pages: 96 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAL; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; JWLF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 247 x 185 x 6. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780961835
ISBN
9781780961835

€ 17.99
€ 14.84

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

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
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474286367
ISBN
9781474286367

€ 18.74

Paperback. Explores the lives and concerns of the Roman London's ordinary citizens. This title looks at the shops, houses and streets in which the majority of the sixty thousand inhabitants of the city spent their lives. Num Pages: 160 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESL; 3D; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 158 x 13. Weight in Grams: 290.
Publisher
The History Press
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752465364
ISBN
9780752465364

€ 19.71

Paperback. In her own lifetime and in the 2000 years since her death, the image of Cleopatra has been repeatedly reinvented, each time in a form that fits the prejudices and fantasies of the age that produced it. This book gives an account of the way in which different generations have viewed Cleopatra. Num Pages: 432 pages, 16 pp b/w plates. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; BGR; HBJH; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 196 x 28. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844139378
ISBN
9781844139378

€ 18.99
€ 14.20

Paperback. Full-colour guide to the many places in Wales associated with the Roman Empire Num Pages: 96 pages, 52. BIC Classification: 1DBKW; 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 236 x 6. Weight in Grams: 306.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445643809
ISBN
9781445643809

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. Num Pages: 536 pages, 15 color illus. 71 halftones. 10 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDA; 3D; HBG; HBLA; HRKP; JFSJ1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 203 x 127. .
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691170275
ISBN
9780691170275

€ 18.99
€ 18.17

Paperback. There are hundreds of inscriptions to be found on Roman tombstones in museums throughout Britain. They tell us about the Romans in Britain. However, to save space the wording is full of abbreviations and the meaning of the typical inscription is lost on the average museum visitor. Num Pages: 128 pages, 50. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 2ADL; 3D; CFF; HBJD1; HBLA; HDDK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 155 x 9. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
The History Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780752439525
ISBN
9780752439525

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. Num Pages: 376 pages, Approx 50 colour and b/w images, 11 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 234 x 23. Weight in Grams: 862.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473881983
ISBN
9781473881983

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. 'Anyone interested in military history or indeed history in general will find it fascinating to read.' The Spectator Num Pages: 448 pages, 25 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3B; 3D; 3F; 3H; 3J; HBG; HBT; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 27. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Pan
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780330487245
ISBN
9780330487245

€ 18.99
€ 15.76

Paperback. The image of the Roman legionary is as familiar today as it was to the citizens - and enemies - of the vast Roman Empire. This book examines the Roman Army from the first armed citizens of the early Republic through the glorious heights of the Imperial legions to the shameful defeats inflicted upon the late Roman Army by the Goths and Huns. Editor(s): McNab, Chris. Series: General Military. Num Pages: 280 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.). BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 192 x 23. Weight in Grams: 964.
Publisher
Osprey Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849088138
ISBN
9781849088138

€ 18.99
€ 15.58

Paperback. FOR AT LEAST TWO CENTURIES THE SPARTAN ARMY was the most formidable war machine in Greece; the purpose of this book is to show why this was so. Num Pages: 272 pages, 13 B&W Pics, 14 maps and plans. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 448.
Publisher
Pen & Sword Military
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781473828056
ISBN
9781473828056

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 80 colour illustrations, 26 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBKESX; 3D; HBJD1; HBLA1; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 157 x 15. Weight in Grams: 422.
Publisher
The History Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780750961554
ISBN
9780750961554

€ 19.71

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