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  • Cato the Younger

    Cato the Younger
    av Fred K. Drogula

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190869021

    Marcus Porcius Cato ("the Younger") is most famous for being Julius Caesar's nemesis. His sustained antagonism was in large part responsible for pushing the Romans towards civil war. Yet Cato never wanted war even though he used the threat of violen…

  • Ancient Libraries

    Ancient Libraries

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316628843

    The circulation of books was the motor of classical civilization. However, books were both expensive and rare, and so libraries - private and public, royal and civic - played key roles in articulating intellectual life. This collection, written by a…

  • After the Ice: A Global Human History, 20,000-5000 BC

    After the Ice: A Global Human History, 20,000-5000 BC
    av Steven Mithen

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674019997

    20,000 B.C., the peak of the last ice age--the atmosphere is heavy with dust, deserts, and glaciers span vast regions, and people, if they survive at all, exist in small, mobile groups, facing the threat of extinction.But these people live on the br…

  • History of the Persian Empire

    History of the Persian Empire
    av A. T. Olmstead

    Häftad - 1959 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226627779

    Out of a lifetime of study of the ancient Near East, Professor Olmstead has gathered previously unknown material into the story of the life, times, and thought of the Persians, told for the first time from the Persian rather than the traditional Gre…

  • 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…

  • Cultural Memory and Early Civilization

    Cultural Memory and Early Civilization
    av Jan Assmann

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521188029

    Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book presents a groundbreaking theoretical analysis of memory, identity and culture. It investigates how cultures remember, arguing that human memory exists and is communicated in two ways, namely…

  • Cultural Memory and Early Civilization

    Cultural Memory and Early Civilization
    av Jan Assmann

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521763813

    Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book presents a groundbreaking theoretical analysis of memory, identity and culture. It investigates how cultures remember, arguing that human memory exists and is communicated in two ways, namely…

  • The Athenian Agora

    The Athenian Agora

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783805340823

  • The Art of Antiquity

    The Art of Antiquity
    av John K. Papadopoulos

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780876619605

    The archives of the American School excavations in the Athenian Agora contain a remarkable series of watercolors and drawings (well over 400) by Piet de Jong, one of the best-known, most distinctive, and influential archaeological illustrators of th…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Public Heritage Theory and Practice

    The Oxford Handbook of Public Heritage Theory and Practice

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190676315

    The field of cultural heritage is no longer solely dependent on the expertise of art and architectural historians, archaeologists, conservators, curators, and site and museum administrators. It has dramatically expanded across disciplinary boundarie…

  • Agypten Und Sein Umfeld in Der Spatantike: Vom Regierungsantritt Diokletions 284/285 Bis Zur Arabischen Eroberung Des Vorderen Orients Um 635-646 Akte

    Agypten Und Sein Umfeld in Der Spatantike: Vom Regierungsantritt Diokletions 284/285 Bis Zur Arabischen Eroberung Des Vorderen Orients Um 635-646 Akte

    Häftad - 2013 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783447068925

    English summary: Late Antiquity was, without doubt, one of the most fascinating periods in history. The fundamental political, religious, and economic changes and events around the Mediterranean from the 3rd to the 7th century AD prepared the ground…

  • Trying Neaira

    Trying Neaira
    av Debra Hamel

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300107630

    Neaira grew up in a Corinthian brothel in the fourth century B.C., became a high-priced courtesan and a sex slave, then settled into a thirty-year relationship with Stephanos of Athens. But next she found herself in court, charged with transgressing…

  • Greek Coins and Their Values Volume 1

    Greek Coins and Their Values Volume 1
    av David R. Sear

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780713478495

    The first volume of this catalogue deals with the issues of the Greek cities in Spain, Gaul, Italy, Sicily, Macedon and Thrace, Illyria and Central Greece, the Peloponnese, the Aegean Islands and Crete; also the Punic and Romano-Celtiberian coinage…

  • When Time Began: Book V of the Earth Chronicles

    When Time Began: Book V of the Earth Chronicles
    av Zecharia Sitchin

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780061379284

    They came to Earth thousands of years ago to usher in mankind's first New Age of scientific growth and spiritual enlightenment. Under the guidance of these ancient visitors from the heavens, human civilisation flourished - as revolutionary advan…

  • Egypt and the Egyptians

    Egypt and the Egyptians
    av Douglas J. Brewer

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521616898

    Surveying more than three thousand years of Egyptian civilization, Egypt and the Egyptians offers a comprehensive introduction to this most rich and complex of early societies. From high politics to the concerns of everyday Egyptians, the book explo…

  • Hannibal's War

    Hannibal's War
    av Livy

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199555970

    'You know how to win a battle, Hannibal; you do not know how to use the victory!'Livy's great history of Rome contains, in Books 21 to 30, the definitive ancient account of Hannibal's invasion of Italy in 218 BC, and the war he fought with the Roman…

  • The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean

    The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199873609

    The Greek Bronze Age, roughly 3000 to 1000 BC, witnessed the flourishing of the Minoan and Mycenean civilizations, the earliest expansion of trade in the Aegean and wider Mediterranean Sea, the development of artistic techniques in a variety of medi…

  • The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean

    The Oxford Handbook of the Bronze Age Aegean

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195365504

    The Greek Bronze Age, roughly 3000 to 1000 BC, witnessed the flourishing of the Minoan and Mycenean civilizations, the earliest expansion of trade in the Aegean and wider Mediterranean Sea, the development of artistic techniques in a variety of medi…

  • The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers

    The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers
    av Vicki Cummings

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472584021

    This book provides a basic introduction to key debates in the study of hunter-gatherers, specifically from an anthropological perspective, but designed for an archaeological audience. Hunter-gatherers have been the focus of intense anthropological r…

  • The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers

    The Anthropology of Hunter-Gatherers
    av Vicki Cummings

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780932026

    This book provides a basic introduction to key debates in the study of hunter-gatherers, specifically from an anthropological perspective, but designed for an archaeological audience. Hunter-gatherers have been the focus of intense anthropological r…

  • The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt

    The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt
    av Ian Shaw

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192804587

    The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt uniquely covers 700,000 years of ancient Egypt from the stone age to the Roman conquest. The story of the ancient Egyptians, from their prehistoric origins to their conquest by the Persians, Greeks, and Romans mak…

  • The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt

    The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192802934

    The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt is the only book available providing detailed historical coverage of Egypt from the early Stone Age to its incorporation into the Roman Empire. The lively essays and beautiful illustrations portray the emergence a…

  • Ancient Persia

    Ancient Persia
    av Josef Wiesehofer

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781860646751

    Of all the great civilizations of the ancient world, that of Persia is one of the most remarkable but least understood. This is a study of the country's origins and why it collapsed so dramatically with the Arab invasions of the seventh century. Jos…

  • Styling Romanisation

    Styling Romanisation
    av Roman Roth

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521349512

    What was the impact of Romanisation on non-elite life in central Italy during the late third and second centuries BC? Focusing on the increasing spread of black-gloss pottery across the peninsula, this text demonstrates the importance of the study o…

  • Styling Romanisation

    Styling Romanisation
    av Roman Roth

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521875677

    What was the impact of Romanisation on non-elite life in central Italy during the late third and second centuries BC? Focusing on the increasing spread of black-gloss pottery across the peninsula, this text demonstrates the importance of the study o…

  • Orion Mystery

    Orion Mystery
    av Robert Bauval, Adrian Gilbert

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099429272

    Unlocking the secrets of the pyramids. For thousands of years the pyramids have stood, imposing and enigmatic, refusing to give up their secrets.

  • The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies

    The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197503607

    One of the most remarkable trends in the humanities and social sciences in recent decades has been the resurgence of interest in the history, theory, and practice of rhetoric: in an age of global media networks and viral communication, rhetoric is o…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies

    The Oxford Handbook of Rhetorical Studies

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199731596

    One of the most remarkable trends in the humanities and social sciences in recent decades has been the resurgence of interest in the history, theory, and practice of rhetoric: in an age of global media networks and viral communication, rhetoric is o…

  • S.P.Q.R: A History of Ancient Rome

    S.P.Q.R: A History of Ancient Rome
    av Mary Beard

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780871404237

    Ancient Rome was an imposing city even by modern standards, a sprawling imperial metropolis of more than a million inhabitants, a "mixture of luxury and filth, liberty and exploitation, civic pride and murderous civil war" that served as the seat of…

  • The Socio-Economics of Roman Storage

    The Socio-Economics of Roman Storage
    av Astrid Van Oyen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108495530

    In a pre-industrial world, storage could make or break farmers and empires alike. How did it shape the Roman empire? The Socio-Economics of Roman Storage cuts across the scales of farmer and state to trace the practical and moral reverberations of s…

  • The Death of Caesar

    The Death of Caesar
    av Barry Strauss

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451668810

    Julius Caesar was stabbed to death in the Roman Senate on March 15, 44 BC-the Ides of March according to the Roman calendar. He was, says author Barry Strauss, the last casualty of one civil war and the first casualty of the next civil war, which wo…

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

    The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

    Storpocket - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140437645

    Spanning thirteen centuries from the age of Trajan to the taking of Constantinople by the Turks, DECLINE & FALL is one of the greatest narratives in European Literature. David Womersley's masterly selection and bridging commentary enables the reader…

  • The Ancient Greeks: Their Lives and Their World

    The Ancient Greeks: Their Lives and Their World
    av Alexandra Villing

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780892369850

  • Scandinavian Flint

    Scandinavian Flint
    av Anders Hogberg

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9788779342781

    In Scandinavia as elsewhere, cryptocrystalline rocks such as flint were an integral part of peoples' lives during prehistory. Knowledge about flint, its properties, its uses, and its many names, was no doubt transmitted through the generations as pa…

  • Britannia AD 43

    Britannia AD 43
    av Nic Fields

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472842077

    For the Romans, Britannia lay beyond the comfortable confines of the Mediterranean world around which classical civilisation had flourished. Britannia was felt to be at the outermost edge of the world itself, lending the island an air of dangerous m…

  • Writing Ancient History

    Writing Ancient History
    av Luke Pitcher

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845119584

    'History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon', said Napoleon. Yet the actual writing of history, especially ancient history, is a practice that often prompts more discord than assent. In his new textbook, Luke Pitche…

  • Writing Ancient History

    Writing Ancient History
    av Luke Pitcher

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845119577

    'History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon', said Napoleon. Yet the actual writing of history, especially ancient history, is a practice that often prompts more discord than assent. In his new textbook, Luke Pitche…

  • Ghost on the Throne: The Death of Alexander the Great and the Bloody Fight for His Empire

    Ghost on the Throne: The Death of Alexander the Great and the Bloody Fight for His Empire
    av James Romm

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307456601

    When Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-two, his empire stretched from the Adriatic Sea in the west all the way to modern-day India in the east. In an unusual compromise, his two heirs--a mentally damaged half brother, Philip III, and an…

  • Rome's Northern Frontier AD, 70-235

    Rome's Northern Frontier AD, 70-235
    av Nic Fields

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841768328

    The Roman excursions north of the Tyne-Solway line, the route of Hadrian's Wall, can be roughly divided into three main periods. Firstly, Agricola advanced against the Caledonii for six campaigning seasons culminating in the decisive battle of Mons…

  • Terentia, Tullia and Publilia

    Terentia, Tullia and Publilia
    av Susan Treggiari

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415351799

    Studying references and writings in over 900 personal letters, an unparalleled source, this book presents a rounded and intriguing account of the three women who, until now, have only survived as secondary figures to Cicero.In a field where little i…

  • Terentia, Tullia and Publilia

    Terentia, Tullia and Publilia
    av Susan Treggiari

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415351782

    Studying references and writings in over 900 personal letters, an unparalleled source, this book presents a rounded and intriguing account of the three women who, until now, have only survived as secondary figures to Cicero.In a field where little i…

  • Cannae: Hannibal's Greatest Victory

    Cannae: Hannibal's Greatest Victory
    av Adrian Goldsworthy

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781541699250

    From an award-winning historian of ancient Rome, the definitive history of Rome's most devastating defeat August 2, 216 BC was one of history's bloodiest single days of fighting. On a narrow plain near the Southern Italian town of Cannae, despite ou…

  • Chronicle of the Roman Emperors

    Chronicle of the Roman Emperors
    av Chris Scarre

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500289891

    This is a highly readable history and a unique work of reference. Focusing on the succession of the rulers of imperial Rome, it uses timelines with at-a-glance visual guides to each reign and its main events. Biographical portraits of the 56 princip…

  • 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…

  • The Varian Disaster: the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest

    The Varian Disaster: the Battle of the Teutoburg Forest

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789490258016

    Ancient Warfare Special 1: 'The Varian Disaster' Takes a look at the infamous Roman military debale that resulted in the loss of an entire legion in the forests of Germany. This special edition includes the following articles: - Jona Lendering, 'The…

  • The Middle Kingdom of Ancient Egypt

    The Middle Kingdom of Ancient Egypt
    av Wolfram Grajetzki

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780715634356

    For the ancient Egyptians, the Middle Kingdom (c. 2000-1700 BC) was a classical period of art, history and literature. The Twelfth Dynasty was one of the strongest ever to rule on the banks of the Nile: some of its kings were later worshipped as loc…

  • Birds in the Bronze Age

    Birds in the Bronze Age
    av Joakim Goldhahn

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108499095

    This book provides new insights into the relationship between humans and birds in Northern Europe during the Bronze Age. Joakim Goldhahn argues that birds had a central role in Bronze Age society and imagination, as reflected in legends, myths, ritu…

  • Cleopatra: A Life

    Cleopatra: A Life
    av Stacy Schiff

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780316001946

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue…

  • Cleopatra: A Life

    Cleopatra: A Life
    av Stacy Schiff

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780316120449

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue…

  • Cleopatra: A Life

    Cleopatra: A Life
    av Stacy Schiff

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780316001922

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Her palace shimmered with onyx, garnets, and gold, but was richer still in political and sexual intrigue…

  • Babylon: Mesopotamia and the Birth of Civilization

    Babylon: Mesopotamia and the Birth of Civilization
    av Paul Kriwaczek

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250054166

    Civilization was born eight thousand years ago, between the floodplains of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, when migrants from the surrounding mountains and deserts began to create increasingly sophisticated urban societies. In the cities that they…

  • Serpent in the Sky

    Serpent in the Sky
    av John Anthony West

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780835606912

  • Gods and Robots

    Gods and Robots
    av Adrienne Mayor

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691202266

    The fascinating untold story of how the ancients imagined robots and other forms of artificial life-and even invented real automated machines The first robot to walk the earth was a bronze giant called Talos. This wondrous machine was created not b…

  • Gods and Robots

    Gods and Robots
    av Adrienne Mayor

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691183510

    The fascinating untold story of how the ancients imagined robots and other forms of artificial life-and even invented real automated machines The first robot to walk the earth was a bronze giant called Talos. This wondrous machine was created not by…

  • Sparta's Second Attic War

    Sparta's Second Attic War
    av Paul Anthony Rahe

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780300242621

    The latest volume in Paul Rahe's expansive history of Sparta's response to the challenges posed to its grand strategy "Paul Rahe stands out as one of the world's leading scholars on the Peloponnesian War. His latest volume on Sparta's protracted str…

  • 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 Makers of Rome

    The Makers of Rome
    av Plutarch

    Storpocket - 1965 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140441581

    These nine biographies illuminate the careers, personalities and military campaigns of some of Rome's greatest statesmen, whose lives span the earliest days of the Republic to the establishment of the Empire. Selected from Plutarch's Roman Lives, th…

  • What is History?

    What is History?
    av E. H. Carr

    Storpocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780141010205

    'Not only our most distinguished historian but also one of the most valuable contributors to historical theory' SpectatorIn answering the question, 'what is history?', E. H. Carr's acclaimed and influential bestseller shows that the facts of history…

  • Safeguarding Intangible Heritage

    Safeguarding Intangible Heritage

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138580749

    The UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage came into force in 2006, framing the international and national practices and policies associated with intangible cultural heritage. This volume critically and reflexivel…

  • Safeguarding Intangible Heritage

    Safeguarding Intangible Heritage

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138580756

    The UNESCO Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage came into force in 2006, framing the international and national practices and policies associated with intangible cultural heritage. This volume critically and reflexivel…

  • Selections from Herodotus

    Selections from Herodotus
    av Amy L. Barbour

    Häftad - 1929 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780806141701

    The writings of Herodotus, historian, observer, and delightful storyteller, have long been favorites among teachers and students of the Greek language. The selections in this book will provide reading in the second year for the student who has begun…

  • The Complete Roman Army

    The Complete Roman Army
    av Adrian Goldsworthy

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500288993

    The Complete Roman Army draws on archaeology, ancient art and original documentary sources to present the most convincing picture ever published of the world's most famous fighting machine. Every aspect of the Roman army, from the daily lives of ind…