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  • Roman Military Dress

    Roman Military Dress
    av Graham Sumner

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780752445762

    The Roman military was one of the most powerful forces of the ancient world. But what did its soldiers wear? This book presents an accurate and illuminating study of a popular yet understudied subject. Spanning 1000 years from the Late Republic to t…

  • The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Death and Burial

    The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Death and Burial

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198855255

    The Oxford Handbook of the Archaeology of Death and Burial reviews the current state of mortuary archaeology and its practice, highlighting its often contentious place in the modern socio-politics of archaeology. It contains forty-four chapters whic…

  • The Romans

    The Romans
    av Mary T. Boatwright

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199730575

    "The Romans is currently the best textbook on Roman history available in English."--Walter Scheidel, Stanford University How did a single village community in the Italian peninsula eventually become one of the most powerful imperial powers the world…

  • Constantine the Emperor

    Constantine the Emperor
    av David Potter

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190231620

    No Roman emperor had a greater impact on the modern world than did Constantine. The reason is not simply that he converted to Christianity, but that he did so in a way that brought his subjects along after him. Indeed, this major new biography argue…

  • Constantine the Emperor

    Constantine the Emperor
    av David Potter

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199755868

    This year Christians worldwide will celebrate the 1700th anniversary of Constantine's conversion and victory at the Battle of the Milvian Bridge. No Roman emperor had a greater impact on the modern world than did Constantine. The reason is not simpl…

  • Constantine

    Constantine
    av Timothy D. Barnes

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118782750

    Drawing on recent scholarly advances and new evidence, Timothy Barnes offers a fresh and exciting study of Constantine and his life. * First study of Constantine to make use of Kevin Wilkinson's re-dating of the poet Palladas to the reign of Constan…

  • Constantine

    Constantine
    av Timothy D. Barnes

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405117272

    Drawing on recent scholarly advances and new evidence, Timothy Barnes offers a fresh and exciting study of Constantine and his life. * First study of Constantine to make use of Kevin Wilkinson's re-dating of the poet Palladas to the reign of Constan…

  • The Civil War

    The Civil War
    av Julius Caesar

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199540624

    `All over Italy men were conscripted, and weapons requisitioned; money was exacted from towns, and taken from shrines; and all the laws of god and man were overturned.' The Civil War is Caesar's masterly account of the celebrated war between himself…

  • The Civil War

    The Civil War
    av Julius Caesar

    Storpocket - 1976 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140441871

    A military leader of legendary genius, Caesar was also a great writer, recording the events of his life with incomparable immediacy and power. The Civil War is a tense and gripping depiction of his struggle with Pompey over the leadership of Republi…

  • Kautilya's Arthashastra

    Kautilya's Arthashastra
    av Kautilya

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781535415255

  • In Search of the Romans Second Edition

    In Search of the Romans Second Edition
    av James Renshaw

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474299916

    In Search of the Romans is a lively and informative introduction to ancient Rome. Making extensive use of ancient sources and copiously illustrated with photographs, drawings, maps and plans, now for the first time in colour, its opening two chapter…

  • The Gallic War

    The Gallic War
    av Julius Caesar

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199540266

    The Gallic War, published on the eve of the civil war which led to the end of the Roman Republic, is an autobiographical account written by one of the most famous figures of European history. On one level a straightforward narrative of the campaigns…

  • Magicians of the Gods: Sequel to the International Bestseller Fingerprints of the Gods

    Magicians of the Gods: Sequel to the International Bestseller Fingerprints of the Gods
    av Graham Hancock

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250045928

    Graham Hancock's multi-million bestseller Fingerprints of the Gods remains an astonishing, deeply controversial, wide-ranging investigation of the mysteries of our past and the evidence for Earth's lost civilization. Twenty years on, Hancock returns…

  • Forntid och medeltid i södra Norrlands skogsbygd

    Forntid och medeltid i södra Norrlands skogsbygd
    av Karin Preusler

    Kartonnage - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789198386516

    Karin Preusler föddes 1934 i Ytterhogdal, mitt i den sydnorrländska skogsbygden.Efter en fil. mag. där kulturgeografi var huvudämne har hon varit verksam som gymnasielärare. Som pensionär började hon forska om skogsbygdens historia. Hon var den förs…

  • The Viking Way

    The Viking Way
    av Neil Price

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781842172605

    Magic, sorcery and witchcraft are among the most common themes of the great medieval Icelandic sagas and poems, the problematic yet vital sources that provide our primary textual evidence for the Viking Age that they claim to describe. Yet despite t…

  • 1491 (Second Edition): New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus

    1491 (Second Edition): New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus
    av Charles C. Mann

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400032051

    A groundbreaking analysis of America prior to the European arrival in 1492 describes how the latest research of archaeologists and anthropologists has transformed long-held myths about the Americas, revealing that not only was the population of the…

  • Domina

    Domina
    av Guy de la Bedoyere

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300230307

    A captivating popular history that shines a light on the notorious Julio-Claudian women who forged an empire Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero-these are the names history associates with the early Roman Empire. Yet, not a single one…

  • Domina

    Domina
    av Guy de la Bedoyere

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300254846

    A captivating popular history that shines a light on the notorious Julio-Claudian women who forged an empire Augustus, Tiberius, Caligula, Claudius, and Nero-these are the names history associates with the early Roman Empire. Yet, not a single one…

  • Ancient Mesopotamia

    Ancient Mesopotamia
    av Susan Pollock

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521575683

    This book is an in-depth treatment of the antecedents and first florescence of early state and urban societies in the alluvial lowlands of Mesopotamia over nearly three millennia, from approximately 5000 to 2100 BC. Susan Pollock’s approach is…

  • Ancient Mesopotamia

    Ancient Mesopotamia
    av Susan Pollock

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521573344

    This book is an in-depth treatment of the antecedents and first florescence of early state and urban societies in the alluvial lowlands of Mesopotamia over nearly three millennia, from approximately 5000 to 2100 BC. Susan Pollock's approach is expli…

  • Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire: Vols 4-6

    Decline And Fall Of The Roman Empire: Vols 4-6
    av Edward Gibbon

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781857151923

    The first three volumes of Gibbon's DECLINE AND FALL (the western empire) were published by Everyman in 1993. Volumes 4-6 complete the set which is now available for the first time in many years. This year is the bicentenary of Gibbon's death, which…

  • Lost Technologies of Ancient Egypt

    Lost Technologies of Ancient Egypt
    av Christopher Dunn

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591431022

    From the pyramids in the north to the temples in the south, ancient artisans left their marks all over Egypt, unique marks that reveal craftsmanship we would be hard pressed to duplicate today. Drawing together the results of more than 30 years of r…

  • Min europeiska familj : De senaste 54 000 åren

    Min europeiska familj : De senaste 54 000 åren
    av Karin Bojs

    e-bok - 2015 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789100155278

    Vinnare av Augustpriset 2015 och utnämnd till "Årets bok om svensk historia 2015" av Nättidningen Svensk HistoriaVetenskapsjournalisten Karin Bojs bestämde sig för att släktforska på djupet och låta DNA-trådarna knyta ihop henne själv med forntidens…

  • Keeper Of Genesis

    Keeper Of Genesis
    av Robert Bauval, Graham Hancock

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099416364

    Using computer simulations of the ancient skies to crack the millennial code that the monuments transcribe, the authors set out a new theory concerning the Pyramid Texts and other archaic Egyptian scriptures.

  • The Scythians

    The Scythians
    av Barry Cunliffe

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198820123

    Brilliant horsemen and great fighters, the Scythians were nomadic horsemen who ranged wide across the grasslands of the Asian steppe from the Altai mountains in the east to the Great Hungarian Plain in the first millennium BC. Their steppe homeland…

  • Classical Archaeology in the Field

    Classical Archaeology in the Field
    av L.C. Bowkett

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996177

    Archaeology has progressed enormously since the early excavations of classical sites such as Olympia and Ephesus in the middle of the 19th century. A better perspective on the material culture of the Classical world is now given by new methods and m…

  • Aztekerna

    Aztekerna
    av Jacques Soustelle

    Pocket - 1994 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187680564

    Soustelle ger en kompetent och livlig beskrivning, full av detaljer, av aztekernas förhistoria, kultur och politiska välde (som bara varade i 93 år!).Den som läst Dagligt liv hos aztekerna känner igen mycket, men trots det lilla formatet har Soustel…

  • Middle Egyptian Grammar

    Middle Egyptian Grammar
    av James Hoch

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780920168141

  • Lives of the Ancient Egyptians

    Lives of the Ancient Egyptians
    av Toby Wilkinson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500294802

    From the dawn of history to the death of Cleopatra, ancient Egypt was home to larger-than-life personalities. Across one hundred lives, Toby Wilkinson explores the true character and diversity of human experience in the ancient world's greatest civi…

  • The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age

    The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198855071

    The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age is a wide-ranging survey of a crucial period in prehistory during which many social, economic, and technological changes took place. Written by expert specialists in the field, the book provides coverag…

  • The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age

    The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199572861

    The Oxford Handbook of the European Bronze Age is a wide-ranging survey of a crucial period in prehistory during which many social, economic, and technological changes took place. Written by expert specialists in the field, the book provides coverag…

  • Lost to the West: The Forgotten Byzantine Empire That Rescued Western Civilization

    Lost to the West: The Forgotten Byzantine Empire That Rescued Western Civilization
    av Lars Brownworth

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307407962

    Filled with unforgettable stories of emperors, generals, and religious patriarchs, as well as fascinating glimpses into the life of the ordinary citizen, Lost to the West reveals how much we owe to the Byzantine Empire that was the equal of any in i…

  • Anabasis

    Anabasis
    av Xenophon

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781406805710

  • Anabasis

    Anabasis
    av Xenophon

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419106774

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Herodotus

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780670024896

    One of Western history's greatest books springs to life in Tom Holland's vibrant new translation Herodotus of Halicarnassus--who was hailed by Cicero as "the father of history"--wrote his histories around 440 BC. It is the earliest surviving work of…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Herodotus

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375400612

    Recounts the causes and history of the wars between the Greek city-states and Persia

  • Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic

    Rubicon: The Last Years of the Roman Republic
    av Tom Holland

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781400078974

    A vivid historical account of the social world of Rome as it moved from republic to empire. In 49 B.C., the seven hundred fifth year since the founding of Rome, Julius Caesar crossed a small border river called the Rubicon and plunged Rome into cata…

  • The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction

    The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction
    av Peter Thonemann

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198746041

    The three centuries which followed the conquests of Alexander are perhaps the most thrilling of all periods of ancient history. This was an age of cultural globalization: in the third century BC, a single language carried you from the Rhone to the I…

  • The Athenian Agora

    The Athenian Agora
    av John McK., II Camp

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780876616437

    In a newly revised version of this popular site guide, the current director of excavations in the Athenian Agora gives a brief account of the history of the ancient center of Athens. The text has been updated and expanded to cover the most recent ar…

  • Gods & Myths of Ancient Egypt: The Illustrated Guide to the Mythology, Religion and Culture

    Gods & Myths of Ancient Egypt: The Illustrated Guide to the Mythology, Religion and Culture
    av Lucia Gahlin

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780193328

    This is an illustrated guide to the mythology, religion and culture. It is a scholarly yet accessible celebration of ancient Egypt for every reader: pyramids, magic, rituals, mummies, pharaohs, dreams and oracles. It examines the role myths and reli…

  • History of the Peloponnesian War

    History of the Peloponnesian War
    av Thucydides

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486817194

    The entire Greek world plunged into three decades of bloodshed in 431 B.C., when the ongoing friction between Athens and Sparta exploded into war. Ten years into the struggle, the Athenian general Thucydides was dismissed for a military failure that…

  • History of the Peloponnesian War

    History of the Peloponnesian War
    av Thucydides

    Storpocket - 1963 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140440393

    'With icy remorselessness, it puts paid to any notion that the horrors of modern history might be an aberration - for it tells of universal war, of terrorism, revolution and genocide' Tom HollandThe long life-and-death struggle between Athens and Sp…

  • History Of The Peloponnesian War

    History Of The Peloponnesian War
    av Thucydides

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419124266

  • History of the Peloponnesian War

    History of the Peloponnesian War
    av Thucydides

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781573922166

    The Peloponnesian War (431-404 b.c.e.) was the greatest "disturbance" in Greek history to that time. The bitter rivalry between the two chief city-states, Athens and Sparta, and their respective allies ended with the ruin of Athens' naval hegemony a…

  • History of the Peloponnesian War

    History of the Peloponnesian War
    av Thucydides

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853990557

    This useful companion, keyed by bold lemmata to the Penguin translation, identifies the basic issues and raises key questions. The reader is aided by frequent cross-references and succinct comments on Thucydides' choices regarding selection and plac…

  • The Opening of the Way

    The Opening of the Way
    av Isha Schwaller De Lubicz

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780892815722

    Here, the author of the two Her-Bak novels provides specific tools that instruct in the comprehension and application of those teachings, and help us recognise that it is by the path of silence and meditation that we are guided to the intelligence o…

  • How to Be a Bad Emperor: An Ancient Guide to Truly Terrible Leaders

    How to Be a Bad Emperor: An Ancient Guide to Truly Terrible Leaders
    av Suetonius

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691193991

    What would Caligula do? What the worst Roman emperors can teach us about how not to lead If recent history has taught us anything, it's that sometimes the best guide to leadership is the negative example. But that insight is hardly new. Nearly 2,000…

  • Archaeological Thinking

    Archaeological Thinking
    av Charles E. Orser

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442226982

    How do archaeologists think? How do they use the scattered and often-fragmentary remains from the past-both historical and excavated-to create meaningful, sensible interpretations of human history? In Archaeological Thinking, Charles E. Orser Jr., p…

  • Archaeological Thinking

    Archaeological Thinking
    av Charles E. Orser

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781442226975

    How do archaeologists think? How do they use the scattered and often-fragmentary remains from the past-both historical and excavated-to create meaningful, sensible interpretations of human history? In Archaeological Thinking, Charles E. Orser Jr., p…

  • Ancient Egyptian Magic

    Ancient Egyptian Magic
    av Christina Riggs

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500052129

    In the ancient world the magicians of Egypt were considered the best. But was magic harmless fun, heartfelt hope, or something darker? Whether you needed a love charm, a chat with your dead wife, or the ability to fly like a bird, an Egyptian magici…

  • Roman Lives

    Roman Lives
    av Plutarch

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199537389

    Marcus CatoSullaAemilius PaullusPompeyThe GracchiMariusJulius CaesarAnthony'I treat the narrative of the Lives as a kind of mirror...The experience is like nothing so much as spending time in their company and living with them: I receive and welcome…

  • Greek Mythology: Tales of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, Monsters & Mythical Beasts

    Greek Mythology: Tales of Greek Gods, Goddesses, Heroes, Monsters & Mythical Beasts
    av Lucas Wright

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781546553519

    With the vast number of translations and versions from many authors, it can be difficult to find a comprehensive collection of tales and epics regarding Greek Mythology. With this book, readers no longer have to consult numerous sources to get their…

  • The Peloponnesian War

    The Peloponnesian War
    av Thucydides

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192821911

    'The greatest historian that ever lived'Such was Macaulay's verdict on Thucydides (c. 460-400 BC) and his history of the Peloponnesian War, the momentous struggle between Athens and Sparta as rival powers and political systems that lasted for twenty…

  • Histories

    Histories
    av Herodotus

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853264665

    Translated with Notes by George Rawlinson. With an Introduction by Tom Griffith.Herodotus (c480-c425) is 'The Father of History' and his Histories are the first piece of Western historical writing. They are also the most entertaining.Why did Pheidip…

  • Histories

    Histories
    av Herodotus

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996283

    Book I of the "Histories" provides a particularly good illustration of the discursiveness and diversity of Herodotus' materials and of the ingenuity with which he develops his narrative and welds it into an artistic whole. Here he deals first with t…

  • Roman Army Units in the Western Provinces 2

    Roman Army Units in the Western Provinces 2
    av Raffaele D'Amato

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472833471

    The appearance of Roman soldiers in the 3rd century AD has long been a matter of debate and uncertainty, largely thanks to the collapse of central control and perpetual civil war between the assassination of Severus Alexander in 235 and the accessio…

  • The Histories: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)

    The Histories: (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
    av Herodotus

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143107545

    "Unquestionably the best English translation of Herodotus to have appeared in the past half-century." --The Times Literary Supplement In Tom Holland's vibrant translation, one of the great masterpieces of Western history springs to life. Herodotus o…

  • Greek Sanctuaries and Temple Architecture

    Greek Sanctuaries and Temple Architecture
    av Mary Emerson

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472575289

    Assuming no prior knowledge, this book introduces the reader to a selection of sites and temples, exploring them in detail and explaining all technical terms along the way. Intended for college-level students and the interested general reader, this…

  • The Ancient Celts, Second Edition

    The Ancient Celts, Second Edition
    av Barry Cunliffe

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198752936

    Fierce warriors and skilled craftsmen, the Celts were famous throughout the Ancient Mediterranean World. They were the archetypal barbarians from the north and were feared by both Greeks and Romans. For two and a half thousand years they have contin…

  • The Ancient Celts, Second Edition

    The Ancient Celts, Second Edition
    av Barry Cunliffe

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198752929

    Fierce warriors and skilled craftsmen, the Celts were famous throughout the Ancient Mediterranean World. They were the archetypal barbarians from the north and were feared by both Greeks and Romans. For two and a half thousand years they have contin…

  • The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome

    The Penguin Historical Atlas of Ancient Rome
    av Chris Scarre

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140513295

    More than fifteen centuries after its fall, the Roman Empire remains one of the most formative influences on the history of Europe. Its physical remains dot the landscape from Scotland to Syria. Its cities are still the great metropolises of the con…

  • The Fall of Carthage

    The Fall of Carthage
    av Adrian Goldsworthy

    Storpocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780304366422

    The greatest conflict of antiquity, the struggle for supremacy between Rome and Carthage.The struggle between Rome and Carthage in the Punic Wars was arguably the greatest and most desperate conflict of antiquity. The forces involved and the casualt…

  • Caesar

    Caesar
    av Adrian Goldsworthy

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780753821589

    The story of one of the most brilliant, flamboyant and historically important men who ever lived.

  • Politics in the Roman Republic

    Politics in the Roman Republic
    av Henrik Mouritsen

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107651333

    The politics of the Roman Republic has in recent decades been the subject of intense debate, covering issues such as the degree of democracy and popular influence, 'parties' and ideology, politics as public ritual, and the character of Rome's politi…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Polybius

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199534708

    'no one else in our times has attempted to write a universal history'Polybius' ambitious goal was to describe how Rome conquered the Mediterranean world in less than fifty-three years. This great study of imperialism takes the reader back to Rome's…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Polybius

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674996373

    The historian Polybius (ca. 200-118 BCE) was born into a leading family of Megalopolis in the Peloponnese (Morea) and served the Achaean League in arms and diplomacy for many years, favoring alliance with Rome. From 168 to 151 he was held hostage in…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Polybius

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674996380

    The historian Polybius (ca. 200-118 BCE) was born into a leading family of Megalopolis in the Peloponnese (Morea) and served the Achaean League in arms and diplomacy for many years, favoring alliance with Rome. From 168 to 151 he was held hostage in…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Polybius

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674996601

    The historian Polybius (ca. 200--118 bc) was born into a leading family of Megalopolis in the Peloponnese and served the Achaean League in arms and diplomacy for many years. From 168 to 151 he was held hostage in Rome, where he became a friend of Sc…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Polybius

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674996588

    The historian Polybius (c. 200--118 BCE) was born into a leading family of Megalopolis in the Peloponnese and served the Achaean League in arms and diplomacy for many years, favoring alliance with Rome. From 168 to 151 he was held hostage in Rome, w…

  • The Histories

    The Histories
    av Polybius

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674996595

    The historian Polybius (ca. 200--118 BCE) was born into a leading family of Megalopolis in the Peloponnese and served the Achaean League in arms and diplomacy for many years, favoring alliance with Rome. From 168 to 151 he was held hostage in Rome,…