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  • Resurrecting Pompeii

    Resurrecting Pompeii
    av Estelle Lazer

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415666336

    Resurrecting Pompeii provides an in-depth study of a unique site from antiquity with information about a population who all died from the same known cause within a short period of time.Pompeii has been continuously excavated and studied since 1748.…

  • Resurrecting Pompeii

    Resurrecting Pompeii
    av Estelle Lazer

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415261463

    Resurrecting Pompeii provides an in-depth study of a unique site from antiquity with information about a population who all died from the same known cause within a short period of time.Pompeii has been continuously excavated and studied since 1748.…

  • Emotional Heritage

    Emotional Heritage
    av Laurajane Smith

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138888654

    Emotional Heritage brings the issues of affect and power in the theorisation of heritage to the fore, whilst also highlighting the affective and political consequences of heritage-making. Drawing on interviews with visitors to museums and heritage s…

  • Emotional Heritage

    Emotional Heritage
    av Laurajane Smith

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138888647

    Emotional Heritage brings the issues of affect and power in the theorisation of heritage to the fore, whilst also highlighting the affective and political consequences of heritage-making. Drawing on interviews with visitors to museums and heritage s…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • In Search of the Greeks (Second Edition)

    In Search of the Greeks (Second Edition)
    av James Renshaw

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472530264

    In Search of the Greeks offers an engaging introduction to the societies of Classical Greece. Making extensive use of ancient sources and illustrated with some hundred and fifty photographs, drawings, maps and plans, many now for the first time in c…

  • Anabasis

    Anabasis
    av Xenophon

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781406805710

  • Anabasis

    Anabasis
    av Xenophon

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419106774

  • 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…

  • On Sparta

    On Sparta
    av Plutarch

    Storpocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140449433

    Plutarch's vivid and engaging portraits of the Spartans and their customs are a major source of our knowledge about the rise and fall of this remarkable Greek city-state between the sixth and third centuries BC. Through his Lives of Sparta's leaders…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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 Celts

    The Celts
    av Alice Roberts

    Storpocket - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784293352

    'Informed, impeccably researched and written' Neil Oliver 'A masterpiece of evocative scientific storytelling' Brian Cox The Celts are one of the world's most mysterious ancient people. In this compelling account, Alice Roberts takes us on a journ…

  • The Celts

    The Celts
    av Alice Roberts

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784293321

    'Informed, impeccably researched and written' Neil OliverThe Celts are one of the world's most mysterious ancient people. In this compelling account, Alice Roberts takes us on a journey across Europe, uncovering the truth about this engimatic tribe:…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Archaeology

    Archaeology
    av Colin Renfrew

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500292105

    Since its first edition, Renfrew and Bahn's Archaeology: Theories, Methods, and Practice has been the leading educational source on what archaeologists do and how they do it. The text is organized around the key questions that archaeologists ask abo…

  • 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…

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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,…

  • 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 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…

  • 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…

  • Neoplatonism

    Neoplatonism
    av Richard Tyrrell Wallis

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853994531

    'Wallis's book has all the virtues which one could require in a popular account of a difficult, ancient, or unfamiliar kind of philosophy. It is as clear as the subject matter admits, genuinely comprehensive, well documented ... and very well balanc…

  • Ten Caesars

    Ten Caesars
    av Barry Strauss

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451668841

    Bestselling classical historian Barry Strauss delivers "an exceptionally accessible history of the Roman Empire...much of Ten Caesars reads like a script for Game of Thrones" (The Wall Street Journal)-a summation of three and a half centuries of the…

  • Ten Caesars

    Ten Caesars
    av Barry Strauss

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451668834

    Bestselling classical historian Barry Strauss delivers "an exceptionally accessible history of the Roman Empire...much of Ten Caesars reads like a script for Game of Thrones" (The Wall Street Journal)-a summation of three and a half centuries of the…

  • 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…

  • 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 Rise and Fall of Athens

    The Rise and Fall of Athens
    av Plutarch

    Storpocket - 1964 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140441024

    Nine Greek biographies illustrate the rise and fall of Athens, from the legendary days of Theseus, the city's founder, through Solon, Themistocles, Aristides, Cimon, Pericles, Nicias, and Alcibiades, to the razing of its walls by Lysander.

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • Change and Archaeology

    Change and Archaeology
    av Rachel Crellin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138292536

    Change and Archaeology explores how archaeologists have historically described, interpreted, and explained change, and argues that change has been under-theorised. The study of change is central to the discipline of archaeology, but change is comple…

  • Change and Archaeology

    Change and Archaeology
    av Rachel Crellin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138292543

    Change and Archaeology explores how archaeologists have historically described, interpreted, and explained change, and argues that change has been under-theorised. The study of change is central to the discipline of archaeology, but change is comple…

  • Barbarians within the Gates of Rome

    Barbarians within the Gates of Rome
    av Thomas S. Burns

    Inbunden - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780253312884

    Rarely, if ever, does a new writer dazzle us with such a vivid imagination and storytelling, flawlessly capturing the essence of a land, a people, a legend. Conn Iggulden is just such a writer, bringing to vivid life one of the most fascinating eras…

  • Archaeologies of Rules and Regulation

    Archaeologies of Rules and Regulation

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785337659

    How can we study the impact of rules on the lives of past people using archaeological evidence? To answer this question, Archaeologies of Rules and Regulation presents case studies drawn from across Europe and the United States. Covering areas as di…

  • Sápmi Y1K Livet i samernas bosättningsområde för ett tusen år sedan

    Sápmi Y1K Livet i samernas bosättningsområde för ett tusen år sedan
    av Andrea Amft, Mikael Svonni

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789172640917

  • Religion and the Greeks

    Religion and the Greeks
    av Robert Garland

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853994098

    No area of Greek life was wholly untouched by religion, and a basic knowledge of this aspect of life is essential to anyone seeking a proper understanding of the classical world. In this engaging survey Robert Garland brings out the unique quality o…