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  • The Conquest of Ruins

    The Conquest of Ruins
    av Julia Hell

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226588193

    The Roman Empire has been a source of inspiration and a model for imitation for Western empires practically since the moment Rome fell. Yet, as Julia Hell shows in The Conquest of Ruins, what has had the strongest grip on aspiring imperial imaginati…

  • The Conquest of Ruins

    The Conquest of Ruins
    av Julia Hell

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226588056

    The Roman Empire has been a source of inspiration and a model for imitation for Western empires practically since the moment Rome fell. Yet, as Julia Hell shows in The Conquest of Ruins, what has had the strongest grip on aspiring imperial imaginati…

  • Apollonius Rhodius, Herodotus and Historiography

    Apollonius Rhodius, Herodotus and Historiography
    av A. D. Morrison

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108492324

    This book examines the Argonautica of Apollonius of Rhodes through one aspect of its relationship with other texts. The particular intertextual relationship examined is that with the Histories of Herodotus, focusing on the presence of the latter tex…

  • Caesar: Civil War (C. Iuli Caesaris commentarii de bello civili)

    Caesar: Civil War (C. Iuli Caesaris commentarii de bello civili)

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199659746

    Oxford Classical Texts, also known as Scriptorum Classicorum Bibliotheca Oxoniensis, provide authoritative, clear, and reliable editions of ancient texts, with apparatus criticus on each page. In this revised critical edition of Caesar's account of…

  • Rome'S Last Citizen

    Rome'S Last Citizen
    av Rob Goodman

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250042620

    Cato's life is a gripping tale rich with resonances for our own turbulent politics. Cato grappled with home-grown terrorists, a public and private debt crisis, a yawning gap between rich and poor, and a fractious ruling class whose lives took on the…

  • Who Was King Tut?

    Who Was King Tut?
    av Roberta Edwards

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780448443607

    Explains the life and times of King Tutankhamen, an ancient Egyptian ruler, covering the story of his tomb's discovery by Howard Carter in 1922 as well as myths and so-called mummy curses. Original.

  • The Complete Valley of the Kings

    The Complete Valley of the Kings
    av Nicholas Reeves

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500284032

    Here is a paperback edition of the definitive account of the Valley of the Kings, visited by millions and famous throughout the world as the burial place of the great New Kingdom pharaohs. Reeves and Wilkinson, both world authorities on the valley,…

  • Bioarchaeology and Identity Revisited

    Bioarchaeology and Identity Revisited

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781683401537

    This volume highlights new directions in the study of social identities in past populations. Building on the field-defining research in Bioarchaeology and Identity in the Americas, contributors expand the scope of the subject regionally, theoretical…

  • Handbook to Life in Ancient Egypt

    Handbook to Life in Ancient Egypt
    av Rosalie David

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195366716

    The Nile Valley civilization, which spanned a period from c. 5000 B.C. to the early centuries A.D., was one of the earliest created by humankind. This handy reference provides a comprehensive overview of more than five millennia of Egyptian history…

  • Kingship, Power, and Legitimacy in Ancient Egypt

    Kingship, Power, and Legitimacy in Ancient Egypt
    av Lisa K. Sabbahy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108830911

    In this book, Lisa Sabbahy presents a history of ancient Egyptian kingship in the Old Kingdom and its re-formation in the early Middle Kingdom. Beginning with an account of Egypt's history before the Old Kingdom, she examines the basis of kingship a…

  • Declamations, Volume II: Controversiae, Books 7-10. Suasoriae. Fragments

    Declamations, Volume II: Controversiae, Books 7-10. Suasoriae. Fragments
    av Seneca the Elder

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674995116

    Roman secondary education aimed principally at training future lawyers and politicians. Under the late Republic and the Empire, the main instrument was an import from Greece: declamation, the making of practice speeches on imaginary subjects. There…

  • Inscriptions

    Inscriptions
    av Daniel J. Geagan

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780876612187

    This is the last of five volumes presenting inscriptions discovered in the Athenian Agora between 1931 and 1967. Published here are inscriptions on monuments commemorating events or victories, on statues or other representations erected to honor ind…

  • The Tenants in the Vineyard: Ideology, Economics, and Agrarian Conflict in Jewish Palestine

    The Tenants in the Vineyard: Ideology, Economics, and Agrarian Conflict in Jewish Palestine
    av John S. Kloppenborg

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783161504556

  • The Analysis of Animal Bones from Archeological Sites

    The Analysis of Animal Bones from Archeological Sites
    av Richard G. Klein

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226439587

    In growing numbers, archeologists are specializing in the analysis of excavated animal bones as clues to the environment and behavior of ancient peoples. This pathbreaking work provides a detailed discussion of the outstanding issues and methods of…

  • Greek Myth and the Bible

    Greek Myth and the Bible
    av Bruce Louden

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367664749

    Since the nineteenth-century rediscovery of the Gilgamesh epic, we have known that the Bible imports narratives from outside of Israelite culture, refiguring them for its own audience. Only more recently, however, has come the realization that Greek…

  • Greek Myth and the Bible

    Greek Myth and the Bible
    av Bruce Louden

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138328587

    Since the nineteenth-century rediscovery of the Gilgamesh epic, we have known that the Bible imports narratives from outside of Israelite culture, refiguring them for its own audience. Only more recently, however, has come the realization that Greek…

  • Women's Life in Greece and Rome

    Women's Life in Greece and Rome
    av Maureen B. Fant

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472578471

    This highly acclaimed collection, the first sourcebook on ancient women and now in its fourth edition, provides a unique look into the public and private lives and legal status of Greek and Roman women. The texts represent women of all social classe…

  • Vessel Glass

    Vessel Glass
    av Gladys D. Weinberg

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780876612347

    The authors present 404 glass vessels excavated in the Athenian Agora. Although mostly fragmentary, examples are given of almost every type of glass known from the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman periods, and representative finds from Byzantine an…

  • The Royal Tombs of the Earliest Dynasties

    The Royal Tombs of the Earliest Dynasties
    av William Matthew Flinders Petrie

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108066129

    A pioneering Egyptologist, Sir William Matthew Flinders Petrie (1853-1942) excavated over fifty sites and trained a generation of archaeologists. His meticulous recording of artefacts and his sequence dating of pottery types found in Egypt and Pales…

  • The Oxford History of the Roman World

    The Oxford History of the Roman World

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192802033

    Written by a team of specialist scholars, this work traces the rise of Rome from its origins as a cluster of villages to the foundation of the Empire and its consolidation in the first two centuries CE. It includes chapters on social and political h…

  • Cod and Herring

    Cod and Herring

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781785702396

    Quests for cod, herring and other sea fish had profound impacts on medieval Europe. This interdisciplinary book combines history, archaeology and zooarchaeology to discover the chronology, causes and consequences of these fisheries. It crosscuts tra…

  • The Archaeology of Death and Burial

    The Archaeology of Death and Burial
    av Mike Parker Pearson

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781585440993

    The archaeology of death and burial is central to our attempts to understand vanished societies. Through the remains of funerary rituals we learn not only about prehistoric people's attitudes toward death and the afterlife but also about their cultu…

  • Dogs

    Dogs

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813066363

    While previous studies of dogs in human history have focused on how people have changed the species through domestication, this volume offers a rich archaeological portrait of the human-canine connection. Contributors investigate the ways people hav…

  • Letters to friends

    Letters to friends
    av Julius Caesar

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781515044031

  • Eridu: The History and Legacy of the Oldest City in Ancient Mesopotamia

    Eridu: The History and Legacy of the Oldest City in Ancient Mesopotamia
    av Charles River Editors

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781542754378

    *Includes pictures *Includes ancient accounts and legends about Eridu *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading *Includes a table of contents "After the kingship descended from heaven, the kingship was in Eridu." - Excerpt fr…

  • Eridu: The History and Legacy of the Oldest City in Ancient Mesopotamia

    Eridu: The History and Legacy of the Oldest City in Ancient Mesopotamia
    av Charles River Editors

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781542754392

    *Includes pictures *Includes ancient accounts and legends about Eridu *Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading *Includes a table of contents "After the kingship descended from heaven, the kingship was in Eridu." - Excerpt fr…

  • Terracotta Army

    Terracotta Army
    av Li Jian

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300230567

    A richly illustrated book featuring recent revelations about China's first emperor, Ying Zheng, and his famous burial site containing an army of life-size terracotta soldiers and other artifacts First discovered by a farmer in 1974, the burial site…

  • Heaven on Earth

    Heaven on Earth

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781885923967

    The volume is the result of the eighth Annual University of Chicago Oriental Institute Seminar, held on March 2-3, 2012. Seventeen speakers, from both the US and abroad, examined the interconnections between temples, ritual, and cosmology from a var…

  • Tacitus: Germania

    Tacitus: Germania
    av Tacitus

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199240005

    The Germania of Tacitus is the most extensive account of the ancient Germans written during the Roman period, but has been relatively neglected in the scholarship of the English-speaking world: the last commentary appeared in 1938, and only a handfu…

  • Tacitus: Germania

    Tacitus: Germania
    av Tacitus

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198150503

    The Germania of Tacitus is the most extensive account of the ancient Germans written during the Roman period, but has been relatively neglected in the scholarship of the English-speaking world: the last commentary appeared in 1938, and only a handfu…

  • Crafts and Social Networks in Viking Towns

    Crafts and Social Networks in Viking Towns

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789251609

    Crafts and Social Networks in Viking Towns explores the interface between craft, communication networks, and urbanisation in Viking-Age northern Europe. Viking-period towns were the hubs of cross-cultural communication of their age, and innovations…

  • The Persian Wars, Volume II

    The Persian Wars, Volume II
    av Herodotus

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674991316

    Herodotus the great Greek historian was born about 484 BCE, at Halicarnassus in Caria, Asia Minor, when it was subject to the Persians. He travelled widely in most of Asia Minor, Egypt (as far as Assuan), North Africa, Syria, the country north of th…

  • Tacitus: Agricola

    Tacitus: Agricola
    av Tacitus

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521700290

    The first work of any great historian has always commanded attention, and Tacitus was ancient Rome's very greatest historian. His biography of his father-in-law, governor of Britain in the years AD 77-84, is a literary masterpiece: it combines penet…

  • Tacitus: Agricola

    Tacitus: Agricola
    av Tacitus

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521876872

    The first work of any great historian has always commanded attention, and Tacitus was ancient Rome's very greatest historian. His biography of his father-in-law, governor of Britain in the years AD 77-84, is a literary masterpiece: it combines penet…

  • Djurhållning och betesdrift : djur, människor och landskap i västra Östergötland under yngre bronsålder och äldre järnålder

    Djurhållning och betesdrift : djur, människor och landskap i västra Östergötland under yngre bronsålder och äldre järnålder
    av Maria Petersson

    Inbunden - 2006 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789172094147

    Syftet med detta arbete är att analysera och beskriva djurhållningen under yngre bronsålder och äldre järnålder med utgångspunkt i ett mångfacetterat arkeologiskt material.Östergötland och särskilt trakten kring Västerstad i landskapets västra del s…

  • Women in Classical Athens

    Women in Classical Athens
    av Sue Blundell

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853995439

    This book takes as its starting-point the images of women in the Parthenon sculptures, in order to investigate two levels of feminine experience in Classical Athens, the human and the divine. The inter-play between women's religious prominence and t…

  • Gladius

    Gladius
    av Guy de la Bedoyere

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226750231

    The Roman army was the greatest fighting machine in the ancient world. More than that, it was the single largest organization in Western antiquity, taking in members from all classes, from senators to freed slaves. The Roman Empire depended on its a…

  • Hermetica II

    Hermetica II

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107182530

    This volume presents in new English translations the scattered fragments and testimonies regarding Hermes Thrice Great that complete Brian Copenhaver's translation of the Hermetica (Cambridge, 1992). It contains the twenty-nine fragments from Stobae…

  • Greek and Roman Historians

    Greek and Roman Historians
    av Timothy Duff

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996016

    What did 'history' mean to the Greeks and the Romans? This volume traces the development of conceptions of history and its practice from Homer to the writers of the Roman Empire. It serves as an introduction to the great historians of the ancient wo…

  • Palmyra

    Palmyra

    Häftad - 2018 - Arabiska - ISBN: 9781617979149

    In this important and timely publication, top international scholars present current research and developments about the art, archaeology, and history of the ancient city of Palmyra, a UNESCO World Heritage site located in Syria. Palmyra became trag…

  • For the Gods of Girsu (Arabic Edition): City-State Formation in Ancient Sumer

    For the Gods of Girsu (Arabic Edition): City-State Formation in Ancient Sumer
    av Sebastien Rey

    Häftad - 2018 - Arabiska - ISBN: 9781784916893

    For the Gods are the opening words or incipit of the first inscribed votive artefacts dedicated to the principal deities of the Sumerian pantheon. They commemorate the construction or renovation of cities, temples, rural sanctuaries, border steles,…

  • Votive Reliefs

    Votive Reliefs
    av Carol L. Lawton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780876612385

    This volume includes all of the Classical, Hellenistic, and Roman votive reliefs found to date in the excavations of the Athenian Agora. In addition to providing a catalogue of the reliefs arranged according to their subjects, the author treats the…

  • Digging into the Dark Ages

    Digging into the Dark Ages

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789695274

    What does the 'Dark Ages' mean in contemporary society? Tackling public engagements through archaeological fieldwork, heritage sites and museums, fictional portrayals and art, and increasingly via a broad range of digital media, this is the first-ev…

  • The Elements of Hittite

    The Elements of Hittite
    av Theo Van den Hout

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521133005

    Hittite is the earliest attested Indo-European language and was the language of a state which flourished in Asia Minor in the second millennium BC. This exciting and accessible introductory course, which can be used in both trimester and semester sy…

  • The Elements of Hittite

    The Elements of Hittite
    av Theo Van den Hout

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521115643

    Hittite is the earliest attested Indo-European language and was the language of a state which flourished in Asia Minor in the second millennium BC. This exciting and accessible introductory course, which can be used in both trimester and semester sy…

  • Amphora Stamps from Thasos

    Amphora Stamps from Thasos
    av Chavdar Tzochev

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780876612378

    Ancient Thasos was renowned for its wine, which was heavily exported in ceramic amphoras across the eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Once a principal market in this trade, the Athenian Agora is now home to one of the largest collections of s…

  • Akhenaten and the Religion of Light

    Akhenaten and the Religion of Light
    av Erik Hornung

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801487255

    Akhenaten, also known as Amenhotep IV, was king of Egypt during the Eighteenth Dynasty and reigned from 1375 to 1358 B.C. E. Called the "religious revolutionary," he is the earliest known creator of a new religion. The cult he founded broke with Egy…

  • Forgotten Peoples of the Ancient World

    Forgotten Peoples of the Ancient World
    av Philip Matyszak

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500052150

    The ancient world saw the birth and collapse of great civilizations. In mainstream history the Classical world is dominated by Greece and Rome, and the Biblical world is centred on the Hebrews. Yet the roughly four-and-a-half thousand years (4000 bc…

  • Ancient Cities

    Ancient Cities
    av Charles Gates

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415498647

    Ancient Cities surveys the cities of the Ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds from the perspectives of archaeology and architectural history, bringing to life the physical world of ancient city dwellers by concentrating on eviden…

  • Ancient Cities

    Ancient Cities
    av Charles Gates

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415498654

    Ancient Cities surveys the cities of the Ancient Near East, Egypt, and the Greek and Roman worlds from the perspectives of archaeology and architectural history, bringing to life the physical world of ancient city dwellers by concentrating on eviden…

  • The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
    av Edward Gibbon

    Storpocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433944

    Edward Gibbon's six-volume History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (1776-88) is among the most magnificent and ambitious narratives in European literature. Its subject is the fate of one of the world's greatest civilizations over thirtee…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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

  • Hellenistic Lives

    Hellenistic Lives
    av Plutarch

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199664337

    Alexander * Demosthenes * Phocion * Eumenes * Demetrius * Pyrrhus * Agis and Cleomenes * Aratus * Philopoemen * FlamininusThis selection of ten Lives traces the history of Hellenistic Greece from the rise of Macedon and Alexander's conquest of the P…

  • The Etruscans: A Very Short Introduction

    The Etruscans: A Very Short Introduction
    av Christopher Smith

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199547913

    From around 900 to 400 BC, the Etruscans were the most innovative, powerful, wealthy, and creative people in Italy. Their archaeological record is both substantial and fascinating, including tomb paintings, sculpture, jewellery, and art. In this Ver…

  • 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