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  • Rome
    267 kr

    Rome
    av Amanda Claridge

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199546831
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    The city of Rome is the largest archaeological site in the world, capital and showcase of the Roman Empire and the centre of Christian Europe.This guide provides: * Coverage of all the important sites in the city from 800 BC to AD 600 and the start…

  • Gods, Rites, Rituals and Religion of Ancient Egypt: A Fascinating Exploration of the Myths and Mythology of the World's Great Civilization, in 370 Stu
    132 kr

    Gods, Rites, Rituals and Religion of Ancient Egypt: A Fascinating Exploration of the Myths and Mythology of the World's Great Civilization, in 370 Stu
    av Lucia Gahlin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846811319
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    Egypt's cultural heritage is vast, and the story of this ancient civilization has captured our imagination. This fully illustrated book provides a treasure chest of found objects, archaeological sites, hieroglyphic inscriptions and beautiful tomb ar…

  • The Sea Peoples: The Mysterious Nomads Who Ushered in the Iron Age
    154 kr

    The Sea Peoples: The Mysterious Nomads Who Ushered in the Iron Age
    av Charles River Editors

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781542764841
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  • The Sea Peoples: The Mysterious Nomads Who Ushered in the Iron Age
    154 kr

    The Sea Peoples: The Mysterious Nomads Who Ushered in the Iron Age
    av Charles River Editors

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781500870591
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  • The Archaeology of Greek Colonisation
    116 kr

    The Archaeology of Greek Colonisation

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780947816612
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    This collection of eight essays on the archaeology of Greek colonisation, dedicated to Sir John Boardman on the occasion of his retirement, has now been reprinted in paperback. Greek colonisation continues to be a much debated topic among ancient hi…

  • Neoplatonism
    238 kr

    Neoplatonism
    av Richard Tyrrell Wallis

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853994531
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    '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…

  • Afterlives of the Roman Poets
    922 kr

    Afterlives of the Roman Poets
    av Nora Goldschmidt

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107180253
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    Conscious of ancient modes of reading poetry 'for the life', Roman poets encoded versions of their lives into their texts. The result is a body of literature that cries out to be read in terms of lives in reception. Afterlives of the Roman Poets sho…

  • The Campaigns of Alexander
    140 kr

    The Campaigns of Alexander
    av Arrian

    Häftad - 1971 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140442533
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    The most important historical source on one of the most powerful leaders of the ancient world, Arrian's The Campaigns of Alexander illustrates how Alexander the Great came to rule over a vast empire of his own making, translated from the Greej by Au…

  • Women in Classical Athens
    251 kr

    Women in Classical Athens
    av Sue Blundell

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853995439
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    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…

  • The Lost Civilisation of Lemuria
    215 kr

    The Lost Civilisation of Lemuria
    av Frank Joseph

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591430605
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    Before the Indonesian tsunami or Hurricane Katrina's destruction of New Orleans, there was the destruction of Lemuria. Oral tradition in Polynesia recounts the story of a splendid kingdom that was carried to the bottom of the sea by a mighty "warrio…

  • Alexander of Aphrodisias: On Aristotle Topics 1
    453 kr

    Alexander of Aphrodisias: On Aristotle Topics 1
    av Johannes M. van Ophuijsen

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780938738
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    Aristotle's Topics is about dialectic, which can be understood as a debate between two people or the inner debate of one thinker with himself. Its purposes range from philosophical training to discovering the first principles of thought. Its argumen…

  • A Greek Prose Course
    201 kr

    A Greek Prose Course

    Häftad - 1998 - Grekiska - ISBN: 9781853995378
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    This is part one of a four-part prose reading course designed for beginners in Greek and other learners wishing to consolidate their reading skills. Particular attention is paid to idiomatic usage (both in Greek and English), word order and the use…

  • A Greek Prose Course
    201 kr

    A Greek Prose Course

    Häftad - 1998 - Grekiska - ISBN: 9781853995408
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    This is part four of a four-unit prose reading course designed for beginners in Greek and other learners wishing to consolidate their reading skills. Particular attention is paid to idiomatic usage (both in Greek and English), word order and the use…

  • The Meeting
    1.713 kr

    The Meeting
    av Helen B. Schwartzman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781489908872
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    In writing this book I discovered that everyone I talked to had his or her own theory about meetings, and yet there is no theory of meetings in the research literature. This makes writing about this subject both excit ing and hazardous. It is always…

  • Babylon: Mesopotamia and the Birth of Civilization
    224 kr

    Babylon: Mesopotamia and the Birth of Civilization
    av Paul Kriwaczek

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250054166
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    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…

  • The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
    253 kr

    The Rise and Fall of Ancient Egypt
    av Toby Wilkinson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780553384901
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    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - "Magisterial . . . A] rich portrait of ancient Egypt's complex evolution over the course of three millenniums."--Los Angeles Times NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Washington Post - Publishers Weekly In th…

  • Iron Age Myth and Materiality
    503 kr

    Iron Age Myth and Materiality
    av Lotte Hedeager

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415606042
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    Iron Age Myth and Materiality: an Archaeology of Scandinavia AD 400-1000 considers the relationship between myth and materiality in Scandinavia from the beginning of the post-Roman era and the European Migrations up until the coming of Christianity.…

  • Iron Age Myth and Materiality
    1.670 kr

    Iron Age Myth and Materiality
    av Lotte Hedeager

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415606028
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    Iron Age Myth and Materiality: an Archaeology of Scandinavia AD 400-1000 considers the relationship between myth and materiality in Scandinavia from the beginning of the post-Roman era and the European Migrations up until the coming of Christianity.…

  • Lysimachus
    694 kr

    Lysimachus
    av Helen S. Lund

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415755856
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    Although shortlived, Lysimachus' Hellespontine empire foreshadowed those of Pergamum and Byzantium. Lund's book sets his actions significantly within the context of the volatile early Hellenistic world and views them as part of a continuum of imperi…

  • Lysimachus
    1.814 kr

    Lysimachus
    av Helen S. Lund

    Inbunden - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415070614
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    Although shortlived, Lysimachus' Hellespontine empire foreshadowed those of Pergamum and Byzantium. Lund's book sets his actions significantly within the context of the volatile early Hellenistic world and views them as part of a continuum of imperi…

  • In God's Path
    158 kr

    In God's Path
    av Robert G. Hoyland

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190618575
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    In just over a hundred years-from the death of the Mohammed in 632 to the beginning of the Abbasid Caliphate in 750-the followers of the Prophet swept across the whole of the Middle East, North Africa, and Spain. The conquered territory was larger t…

  • In God's Path
    223 kr

    In God's Path
    av Robert G. Hoyland

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199916368
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    In just over a hundred years-from the death of Muhammad in 632 to the beginning of the Abbasid Caliphate in 750-the followers of the Prophet swept across the whole of the Middle East, North Africa, and Spain. Their armies threatened states as far af…

  • Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations
    481 kr

    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138788220
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    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations breaks new ground in our understanding of the challenges faced by heritage practitioners and researchers in the contemporary world of mass migration, where people encounter new cultural heritage…

  • Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations
    1.620 kr

    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138788213
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    Cultural Heritage, Ethics and Contemporary Migrations breaks new ground in our understanding of the challenges faced by heritage practitioners and researchers in the contemporary world of mass migration, where people encounter new cultural heritage…

  • Viking Dublin: Botanical Evidence from Fishamble Street
    117 kr

    Viking Dublin: Botanical Evidence from Fishamble Street
    av Siobhan Geraghty

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781874045458
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    This work describes and catalogues evidence of plant species recovered during excavations at Fishamble Street in Dublin. Evidence of nuts, cereals, pulses, fruit and moss was found, each telling us something different about the people and their sett…

  • The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenistic World
    169 kr

    The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenistic World

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192801371
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    A comprehensive view of the ancient Greek world, its history and its achievements. The legacy of the Hellenistic world is vast-it ranges from architecture to philosophy, literature, and the visual arts to military strategy and science. This authorit…

  • The Extraordinary Voyage of Pytheas the Greek
    158 kr

    The Extraordinary Voyage of Pytheas the Greek
    av Barry Cunliffe

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780142002544
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    Around 330 b.c., a remarkable adventurer named Pytheas set out from the Greek colony of Massalia (now Marseille) on the Mediterranean Sea to explore the fabled, terrifying lands of northern Europe. Renowned archaeologist Barry Cunliffe here re-creat…

  • Age Of Extremes
    150 kr

    Age Of Extremes
    av Eric Hobsbawm

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780349106717
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    A reassessment of the 20th century exploring topics such as the breakdown of the Old World, the lack of international accord, the failure of the Arts in recent years and the influence of the Third World.

  • The Oldest Cuisine in the World
    381 kr

    The Oldest Cuisine in the World
    av Jean Bottero

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226067346
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    In this intriguing blend of the commonplace and the ancient, Jean Bottero presents the first extensive look at the delectable secrets of Mesopotamia. Bottero's broad perspective takes us inside the religious rites, everyday rituals, attitudes and ta…

  • Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
    178 kr

    Roman Soldier vs Germanic Warrior
    av Lindsay Powell

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472803498
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    The reigns of Augustus and his successor Tiberius saw an epic struggle between the Romans and local peoples for the territory between the Rhine and Elbe rivers in what is now Germany. Following two decades of Roman occupation, Germania Magna erupted…

  • The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt
    189 kr

    The Complete Temples of Ancient Egypt
    av Richard H. Wilkinson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780500283967
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    The temples of ancient Egypt include the largest and some of the most impressive religious monuments the world has ever known. Mansions of the gods, models of Egypt and of the universe, focal points for worship, great treasure houses and islands of…

  • Antigonos the One-Eyed and the Creation of the Hellenistic State
    373 kr

    Antigonos the One-Eyed and the Creation of the Hellenistic State
    av Richard A. Billows

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520208803
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    Called by Plutarch "the oldest and greatest of Alexander's successors," Antigonos the One-Eyed (382-301 BC) was the dominant figure during the first half of the Diadoch period, ruling most of the Asian territory conquered by the Macedonians during h…

  • Archaeology from Space: How the Future Shapes Our Past
    310 kr

    Archaeology from Space: How the Future Shapes Our Past
    av Sarah Parcak

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250198280
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    An Amazon Best Science Book of 2019 - A Science Friday Best Science Book of 2019 - A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2019 - A Science News Best Book of 2019 - Nature's Top Ten Books of 2019 "A crash course in the amazing new science of space…

  • Archaeology from Space: How the Future Shapes Our Past
    187 kr

    Archaeology from Space: How the Future Shapes Our Past
    av Sarah Parcak

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250231345
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    An Amazon Best Science Book of 2019 - A Science Friday Best Science Book of 2019 - A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2019 - Nature's Top Ten Books of 2019 - A Science News Best Book of 2019 "A crash course in the amazing new science of space…

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

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

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780871404237
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    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…

  • Runische Schriftkultur in kontinental-skandinavischer und -angelsachsischer Wechselbeziehung
    2.085 kr

    Runische Schriftkultur in kontinental-skandinavischer und -angelsachsischer Wechselbeziehung

    Inbunden - 1994 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783110143287
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  • In Catilinam
    331 kr

    In Catilinam
    av Marcus Tullius Cicero

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674993587
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    Cicero (Marcus Tullius, 106-43 BCE), Roman lawyer, orator, politician and philosopher, of whom we know more than of any other Roman, lived through the stirring era which saw the rise, dictatorship, and death of Julius Caesar in a tottering republic.…

  • Near Eastern Tribal Societies During the Nineteenth Century
    542 kr

    Near Eastern Tribal Societies During the Nineteenth Century
    av Eveline van der Steen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367872236
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    This volume provides an in-depth study of tribal life in the Near East in the 19th century, exploring how tribes shaped society, economy and politics in the desert, as well as in villages and towns. Until the First World War Near Eastern society was…

  • Public Archaeology: Arts of Engagement
    685 kr

    Public Archaeology: Arts of Engagement

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781789693737
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    How should communities be engaged with archaeological research and how are new projects targeting distinctive groups and deploying innovative methods and media? In particular, how are art/archaeological interactions key to public archaeology today?T…

  • The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire
    357 kr

    The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire
    av Kyle Harper

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691166834
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    How devastating viruses, pandemics, and other natural catastrophes swept through the far-flung Roman Empire and helped to bring down one of the mightiest civilizations of the ancient worldHere is the monumental retelling of one of the most consequen…

  • Babylon, Memphis, Persepolis
    281 kr

    Babylon, Memphis, Persepolis
    av Walter Burkert

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674023994
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    At the distant beginning of Western civilization, according to European tradition, Greece stands as an insular, isolated, near-miracle of burgeoning culture. This book traverses the ancient world's three great centers of cultural exchange--Babylonia…

  • Greek and Roman Historians
    251 kr

    Greek and Roman Historians
    av Timothy Duff

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781853996016
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    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…

  • Necropolis of Gonur
    461 kr

    Necropolis of Gonur
    av Victor Sarianidi

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789607037855
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    In the depths of the Kara Kum desert in Turkmenistan, one of the largest deserts in the world, Victor Sarianidi has excavated the country of Margush (Margiana). Its capital was the city of Gonur, which consisted of a unique ensemble of temples and p…

  • The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volumes 1 to 3 (of Six)
    737 kr

    The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volumes 1 to 3 (of Six)
    av Edward Gibbon

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679423089
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    (Book Jacket Status: Not Jacketed) Volumes 1, 2, and 3 of the Bury Text, in a boxed set. Introduction by Hugh Trevor-Roper

  • Magic in Ancient Egypt
    262 kr

    Magic in Ancient Egypt
    av Egyptologist Geraldine Pinch

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780292722620
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    The Egyptians were famous in the ancient world for their knowledge of magic. Religion, medicine, technology, and what we would call magic coexisted without apparent conflict, and it was not unusual for magical and "practical" remedies for illness, f…

  • Lost Technologies of Ancient Egypt
    262 kr

    Lost Technologies of Ancient Egypt
    av Christopher Dunn

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781591431022
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    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…

  • The Archaeology of the Holy Land
    383 kr

    The Archaeology of the Holy Land
    av Jodi Magness

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521124133
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    This book provides an introduction to the archaeology and history of ancient Palestine - modern Israel, Jordan and the Palestinian territories - from the destruction of Solomon's temple in 586 BCE to the Muslim conquest in 640 CE. Special attention…

  • The Barbarians Speak
    436 kr

    The Barbarians Speak
    av Peter S. Wells

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691089782
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    The Barbarians Speak re-creates the story of Europe's indigenous people who were nearly stricken from historical memory even as they adopted and transformed aspects of Roman culture. The Celts and Germans inhabiting temperate Europe before the arriv…

  • The Persian Expedition
    140 kr

    The Persian Expedition
    av Xenophon

    Häftad - 1967 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140440072
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    In The Persian Expedition, Xenophon, a young Athenian noble who sought his destiny abroad, provides an enthralling eyewitness account of the attempt by a Greek mercenary army - the Ten Thousand - to help Prince Cyrus overthrow his brother and take t…

  • 1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed
    168 kr

    1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed
    av Eric H. Cline

    Övrigt - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781491581438
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    In 1177 B.C., marauding groups known only as the "Sea Peoples" invaded Egypt. The pharaoh's army and navy managed to defeat them, but the victory so weakened Egypt that it soon slid into decline, as did most of the surrounding civilizations. After c…

  • Posthomerica
    331 kr

    Posthomerica
    av Quintus Smyrnaeus

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674997165
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    Quintus Smyrnaeus' Posthomerica, the only long mythological epic to survive in Greek from the period between Apollonius' Argonautica (3rd century BC) and Nonnus' Dionysiaca (5th century AD), fills in the whole story of the Trojan expedition between…

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

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

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780140433944
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    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…

  • Sasanian Persia
    393 kr

    Sasanian Persia
    av Touraj Daryaee

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780763781
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    I.B.Tauris in association with the Iran Heritage FoundationOf profound importance in late antiquity,the Sasanian Empire is almost completely unknown today,except as a counterpoint to the Roman Empire.What are the reasons for this ignorance and why d…

  • Sasanian Persia
    697 kr

    Sasanian Persia
    av Touraj Daryaee

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781850438984
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    The Sasanians were the last of the ancient Persian dynasties, and the preeminent practitioners of the Zoroastrian religion. From its foundation by Ardashir I in 224 CE the Sasanian Empire was the dominant force in the region for several centuries un…

  • The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen
    141 kr

    The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen
    av Howard Carter

    Häftad - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486235004
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    November 4, 1922. For six seasons the legendary Valley of the Kings has yielded no secrets to Howard Carter and his archeological team: "We had almost made up our minds that we were beaten," he writes, "and were preparing to leave The Valley and try…

  • Xenophon's Cyrus the Great
    215 kr

    Xenophon's Cyrus the Great
    av Xenophon, Larry Hedrick, Xenophon

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780312364694
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    A modern, accessible translation of the ancient Athenian's account of Cyrus the Great's military campaign discusses his founding of the Persian empire, rescue of some 40,000 Jewish captives, and benevolent leadership style that won the respect of hi…

  • The Landmark Thucydides
    310 kr

    The Landmark Thucydides

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684827902
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    Thucydides called his account of two decades of war between Athens and Sparta "a possssion for all time," and indeed it is the first and still most famous work in the Western historical tradition. Considered essential reading for generals, statesmen…

  • Sumer and the Sumerians
    442 kr

    Sumer and the Sumerians
    av Harriet Crawford

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521533386
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    Mesopotamia produced one of the best-known ancient civilizations, with a literate, urban culture and highly-developed political institutions. In this fully revised and expanded edition of her classic text, Sumer and the Sumerians, Harriet Crawford r…