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  • Cassius Dio
    232 kr

    Cassius Dio
    av Jesper Majbom Madsen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350033375
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    This volume offers an introduction to the life and work of the 3rd-century-AD Greco-Roman senator and historian Cassius Dio, whose work, although imperfectly preserved in 80 books, is of fundamental importance to our understanding of Roman history.…

  • Cassius Dio
    857 kr

    Cassius Dio
    av Jesper Majbom Madsen

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781350033368
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    This volume offers an introduction to the life and work of the 3rd-century-AD Greco-Roman senator and historian Cassius Dio, whose work, although imperfectly preserved in 80 books, is of fundamental importance to our understanding of Roman history.…

  • Protagoras
    247 kr

    Protagoras
    av Daniel Silvermintz

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472510921
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    The presocratic philosopher Protagoras of Abdera (490-420 BC), founder of the sophistic movement, was famously agnostic towards the existence and nature of the gods, and was the proponent of the doctrine that 'man is the measure of all things'. Stil…

  • Thucydides
    247 kr

    Thucydides
    av P. J. Rhodes

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472523990
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    Thucydides was labelled the 'greatest historian that ever lived' by Macauley and no study of Classical Greece is complete without encountering his history of the Peloponnesian War, the greatest war of Greeks against Greeks in the late fifth century…

  • Boudicca
    259 kr

    Boudicca
    av Marguerite Johnson

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853997327
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    Boudicca (Boadicea), Leader of the Iceni, is synonymous with rebellion and feminine strength, yet what we know of her is often far removed from the time in which she lived and the early authors who first wrote about her. In this new study, Marguerit…

  • Catiline
    278 kr

    Catiline
    av Barbara Levick

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472534897
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    Like Guy Fawkes in early 17th-century Britain, L. Sergius Catilina was a threat to the constitution imposed on Rome by Sulla in the mid-1st century BC. His aim at first was to reach the consulship, the summit of power at Rome, by conventional means,…

  • Martial
    247 kr

    Martial
    av Peter Howell

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853997020
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    Martial (Marcus Valerius Martialis) was a Spanish writer who lived in Rome in the second half of the first century AD. He wrote only in the genre of epigram, invented by the Greeks, which he chose because of his dislike of all that was pretentious a…

  • Callimachus
    731 kr

    Callimachus
    av Richard Rawles

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474254861
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    Callimachus was one of the most important Greek poets, and can also be one of the most rewarding to read. He was an important figure in the history of ancient literature and an influential presence in later ancient poetry, including Catullus and Ver…

  • Callimachus
    213 kr

    Callimachus
    av Richard Rawles

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474254854
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    Callimachus was one of the most important Greek poets, and can also be one of the most rewarding to read. He was a pivotal figure in the history of ancient literature and an influential presence in later ancient poetry, including Catullus and Vergil…

  • Tacitus
    144 kr

    Tacitus
    av Rhiannon Ash

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996870
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    This series of short incisive books introduces major figures of the ancient world to the modern general reader, including the essentials of each subject's life, works, and significance for later western civilisation. Tacitus is arguably the most sig…

  • Ovid
    291 kr

    Ovid
    av Sarah Annes Brown

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996726
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    The impact of Ovid's Metamorphoses on our culture can hardly be overestimated. The poem is one of the most exciting and accessible classical texts, our key source for nearly all the famous myths of Greece and Rome. Sarah Annes Brown offers a lively,…

  • Seneca
    190 kr

    Seneca
    av Marcus Wilson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472523068
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    Little is known about Seneca's life before his dramatic exile in old age, when he was banished by the mad emperor Caligula to Corsica. Educated in rhetoric and Stoic philosophy, Seneca had played an active role in politics and would be summoned back…

  • Catullus
    291 kr

    Catullus
    av Amanda Kolson Hurley

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996696
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    Catullus, who lived from about 84 to 54 BC, was one of ancient Rome's most gifted, versatile and passionate poets. In this accessible short book Amanda Kolson Hurley explores the many facets of Catullus' poetry, discussing in detail over twenty of h…

  • Pindar
    251 kr

    Pindar
    av Anne Pippin Burnett

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853997112
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    Of all the lyric poets of ancient Greece, Pindar is the one whose work has been best preserved. His odes to victorious Greek athletes were entertainments designed for performance in a hospitable atmosphere of drinking, dining and jokes. The victor h…

  • Hannibal
    256 kr

    Hannibal
    av Robert Garland

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853997259
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    Few people in history have achieved more yet with such fatal consequences for the cause that they supported than Hannibal. In this lively and accessible study Robert Garland explores Hannibal's fascinating but complex personality in the light of his…

  • Marius
    294 kr

    Marius
    av Federico Santangelo

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474214711
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    Gaius Marius (158/157-86 BC) has a major transformational impact on the history of the late Roman Republic. Although none of his ancestors had been a member of the Senate, he managed to reach the consulship on seven occasions, and was responsible fo…

  • Ovid
    256 kr

    Ovid
    av Genevieve Liveley

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996702
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    The most prolific of Roman poets, Ovid was born in 43 BC and died in exile on the Black Sea in 17 AD, banished by the Emperor Augustus. As well as his famous Metamorphoses (the subject of another book in this series) he produced a large body of eleg…

  • Cleopatra
    256 kr

    Cleopatra
    av Susan Walker

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996733
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    Why are we still interested in Cleopatra? She has that eternally attractive combination of sexual allure, political power - even divine status - and personal wealth. She had by any standards an eventful life and an unforgettable death. She very near…

  • Sappho
    291 kr

    Sappho
    av Marguerite Johnson

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996900
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    This series of short incisive books introduces major figures of the ancient world to the modern general reader, including the essentials of each subject's life, works, and significance for later western civilisation. In the newly created tradition o…

  • Hadrian
    247 kr

    Hadrian
    av Grocyn Lecturer James Morwood

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849668866
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    The Roman emperor Hadrian, who lived from 76 to 138 AD was a hugely influential figure whose architectural legacy is obvious even today. However, he was also contradictory and mysterious: he was a Spaniard who became emperor at Rome; he was a popula…

  • Horace
    256 kr

    Horace
    av Philip D. Hills

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996740
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    Horace is a poet of surprising contradictions who lived through the most dramatic period of social and political revolution in Rome. From fighting on the losing side in the civil war, he became a confidant of his recent enemies. From humble beginnin…

  • Lucretius
    302 kr

    Lucretius
    av John Godwin

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996719
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    The Roman poet Lucretius, who lived in the first century BC, composed an epic poem, De Rerum Natura (On the Nature of the Universe), whose avowed purpose was to change the way we live our lives, to abandon our fear of the gods and of death, and to s…

  • Spartacus
    256 kr

    Spartacus
    av Theresa Urbainczyk

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996689
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    For many today Spartacus is Kirk Douglas. The influence of Kubrick's film has been enormous, but Spartacus was famous before 1960. For hundreds of years he has been a byword for resistance, revolution and the fight for freedom. He has given his name…