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BCE to c 500 CE

Hardcover.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
832
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441154781
ISBN
9781441154781

€ 230.32

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

€ 17.02

Paperback. During most of its history, Babylon was the capital of a kingdom that corresponded roughly to the southern and central parts of Iraq. This work presents a narrative history of Babylon from the time of its First Dynasty (1880-1595) until the last centuries of the city's existence during the Hellenistic and Parthian periods (ca 331-75 AD). Series: Blackwell History of the Ancient World. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAB; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. .
Publisher
Wiley–Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2018
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405188982
ISBN
9781405188982

€ 38.52

Paperback. Thoroughly updated and revised, the second edition of this successful and widely praised textbook offers an account of the 'classical' period of Greek history, from the aftermath of the Persian Wars in 478 BC to the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC. Series: Wiley Desktop Editions. Num Pages: 488 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 251 x 168 x 26. Weight in Grams: 754.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
488
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405192866
ISBN
9781405192866

€ 41.25

Paperback. Series: Bloomsbury Revelations. Num Pages: 344 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3D; 3F; 3H; HBJD1; HBLC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 232 x 21. Weight in Grams: 584.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472585240
ISBN
9781472585240

€ 27.35

Hardcover. An evocation of a journey from Rome, the heart of Empire, to Hadrian's Wall during the reign of the emperor Hadrian. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 167 x 241 x 33. Weight in Grams: 594.
Publisher
Head of Zeus
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781851340
ISBN
9781781851340

€ 27.99
€ 21.58

Hardcover. Presents the full results of excavations at an important, short-lived crannog site of the 5th century at Cults Loch, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland and explores both the relationship between the crannog and its social and physical landscape and the wider role and function of crannogs. Num Pages: 304 pages, b/w and colour. BIC Classification: 1DBKSB; 3D; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 297 x 210. .
Publisher
Oxbow Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2018
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785703737
ISBN
9781785703737

€ 46.99
€ 43.20

Paperback. A fascinating read for everyone interested in Scottish history, archaeology and the truth about the lives of Scotland's ancestors. Num Pages: 192 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1DBKS; 3D; 3F; HBJD1; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 188 x 233 x 15. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Luath Press Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906817701
ISBN
9781906817701

€ 11.99
€ 10.55

Hardcover. The story of the Phoenicians is an elusive one. Roman sources suggest that the Phoenicians once had an extensive literature of history, law, philosophy and religion. Frustratingly, all now is lost. The author guides the reader through the archaeological, religious and linguistic evidence for this mysterious ancient people. Series: I.B. Tauris Short Histories. Num Pages: 256 pages, 30 bw integrated, 5 maps. BIC Classification: 1FB; 1QDA; 3D; HBJF1; HBLA; HDD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 134 x 25. .
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780766171
ISBN
9781780766171

€ 88.98

Paperback. For almost eight hundred years (100 BC - AD 650) Nasca artists modeled and painted the plants, animals, birds, and fish of their homeland on Peru's south coast, and numerous abstract anthropomorphic creatures whose form and meaning are sometimes incomprehensible. This book describes the major artistic motifs of this stunning polychrome pottery. Num Pages: 274 pages, 40 colour photos, 333 drawings, 2 maps. BIC Classification: 1KLSR; 3D; AFP; HBTB. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 280 x 218 x 14. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
University Of Iowa Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781587298295
ISBN
9781587298295

€ 60.08

Paperback. Christian communities flourished during late antiquity in a Zoroastrian political system, known as the Iranian Empire. In placing the social history of East Syrian Christians at the center of the Iranian imperial story, this book helps explain the endurance of a culturally diverse empire across four centuries. Series: Transformation of the Classical Heritage. Num Pages: 320 pages, 4 b/w images, 3 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAP; 3D; HRAF; HRAX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 154 x 228 x 26. Weight in Grams: 500.
Publisher
University of California Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520292451
ISBN
9780520292451

€ 37.99
€ 33.21

Paperback. Argues that Emperor Theodosius' edict (AD 341) and the subsequent suppression of paganism not only brought an end to the diversity of religious and philosophical beliefs throughout the empire but created numerous theological problems for the Church, which have remained unsolved. Num Pages: 272 pages, map. BIC Classification: 3D; HRCC2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 354.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
First Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845950071
ISBN
9781845950071

€ 21.99
€ 17.14

Paperback. The chapters in this volume analyse the different nationalities and kingdoms that existed in the British Isles from the end of the Roman empire to the coming of the Vikings, the process of conversion to Christianity, the development of art and of a written culture, and the interaction between this written culture and the societies of the day. Editor(s): Charles-Edwards, Thomas. Series: Short Oxford History of the British Isles. Num Pages: 368 pages, Maps, halftones and line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3D; 3F; HBJD1; HBLA; HBLC; HRC; JFC. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 136 x 22. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
368
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199249824
ISBN
9780199249824

€ 37.29

Paperback. A fantastic voyage through 15,000 years of history that laid the foundations for civilisation as we know it by award-winning science writer Steven Mithen. Num Pages: 640 pages, Illustrations (some col.), maps, ports. (some col.). BIC Classification: 3D; HBG; HBLA; HDDA; JHM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 140 x 47. Weight in Grams: 718.
Publisher
Phoenix (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
Number of pages
640
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753813928
ISBN
9780753813928

€ 21.99
€ 17.14

Hardcover. From the illustrious son of Zeus down to the absolute monarch idealised by Louis XIV, from the valiant knight of the crusaders to the Moslem philosopher-king, the author reveals the gamut of contrasts that make up the legend of Alexander, this extraordinary hero of history and myth. Translator(s): Lloyd, Janet. Num Pages: 240 pages, 5M. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; BGH; HBG; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 24. Weight in Grams: 514.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748617647
ISBN
9780748617647

€ 117.31

Paperback. From the illustrious son of Zeus down to the absolute monarch idealised by Louis XIV, from the valiant knight of the crusaders to the Moslem philosopher-king, the author reveals the gamut of contrasts that make up the legend of Alexander, this extraordinary hero of history and myth. Translator(s): Lloyd, Janet. Num Pages: 240 pages, 5M. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; BGH; HBG; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 159 x 236 x 14. Weight in Grams: 382.
Publisher
Non Basic Stock Line
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748617654
ISBN
9780748617654

€ 34.63

Paperback. "Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada"--T.p. verso. Editor(s): Worthington, Ian. Num Pages: 448 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 175 x 24. Weight in Grams: 820.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
448
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415667432
ISBN
9780415667432

€ 51.92

Paperback. One of the world's greatest generals and commanders, Alexander is a near-legendary figure. He dominates classical history as the general and king whose military brilliance and instiable desire for conquest led him to conquer half the known world. This book opens with the rise of Macedonia, followed by an account of Alexander's military progress. Num Pages: 128 pages, over 250 colour photographs. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 296 x 231 x 10. Weight in Grams: 676. An Illustrated Military History. 128 pages, over 250 colour photographs. One of the world's greatest generals and commanders, Alexander is a near-legendary figure. He dominates classical history as the general and king whose military brilliance and instiable desire for conquest led him to conquer half the known world. This book opens with the rise of Macedonia, followed by an account of Alexander's military progress. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA1. Dimension: 296 x 231 x 10. Weight: 676.
Publisher
Anness
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844768219
ISBN
9781844768219

€ 13.99
€ 11.38

Paperback. In 336 BC Alexander the Great became king of Macedon. During his twelve-year reign he conquered the Achaemenid Persian Empire, the largest to have yet existed, and in the process had a profound effect on the world he moved through. In this examination of his life and career, Hugh Bowden explores his cultural and historical legacy. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 144 pages, 8 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; BGH; HBJD; HBLA1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 123 x 175 x 7. Weight in Grams: 114.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198706151
ISBN
9780198706151

€ 11.99
€ 10.55

Paperback. Arrian's account of Alexander's life and campaigns, published as the Anabasis and its companion piece the Indica, is our prime source for the history of Alexander, told with great narrative skill. This edition features a new translation of both texts, introduction, notes, guide to military systems and terminology, maps and a full index. Translator(s): Hammond, Martin. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 432 pages, 4 maps. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBLA; HBW. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 131 x 19. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, USA
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199587247
ISBN
9780199587247

€ 13.99
€ 11.38

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. Fascinated by history? Wish you knew more? The Illustrated Introductions are here to help. In this lavishly illustrated, accessible guide, find out everything you need to know about Ancient Rome Series: An Illustrated Introduction to. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; 3D; HBJD; HBLA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 165 x 10. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
Amberley
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Ill
Condition
New
SKU
V9781445645650
ISBN
9781445645650

€ 18.38

Paperback. This student-friendly introduction to the archaeology of ancient Egypt guides readers from the Paleolithic to the Greco-Roman periods, and has now been updated to include recent discoveries and new illustrations. Num Pages: 480 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAE; 3D; HDDG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 248 x 165 x 21. Weight in Grams: 1018.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470673362
ISBN
9780470673362

€ 56.20

Hardcover. Uses reconstruction weapons and equipment to test and analyse the fighting tactics of the Macedonian pike phalanx, as used by the armies of Alexander the Great and his Successors. This book answers many questions about the practicalities of fighting with the massive sarissa pike in close formation. Num Pages: 368 pages, 50 illustrations, includes colour. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; 3D; HBJD; HBLA; HBW; JWD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Pen & Sword Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
368
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783831104
ISBN
9781783831104

€ 38.99
€ 27.84

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