Ancient World
Ancient World
History & Archaeology; Art & Architecture; Literature;
Philosophy & Religion
Prehistory; Civilisations of Middle & Far East;
Greece & Rome; Late Antiquity

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  1. UNDERSTANDING PLATO

    UNDERSTANDING PLATO

    DAVID J MELLING

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    In this balanced introduction to Plato's work, Melling brings the philosopher himself to life to provide a better understanding of who he was. He also puts Plato in context by describing the world and... Learn More
  2. GREAT WOMEN OF IMPERIAL ROME

    GREAT WOMEN OF IMPERIAL ROME
    Mothers and Wives of the Caesars

    JASPER BURNS

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    Spanning the period from the death of Julius Caesar in 44BC to the third century AD, and with an epilogue surveying empresses of later eras, this book reveals the contributions of eleven royal women t... Learn More
  3. THE DAY OF THE BARBARIANS

    THE DAY OF THE BARBARIANS
    The First Battle in the Fall of the Roman Empire

    ALESSANDRO BARBERO
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    In 378, at Adrianople in the province of Thrace, the Roman Empire began to fall. Two years earlier, a flood of refugees from the East Germanic tribe known as the Goths had arrived at the Empire's east... Learn More
  4. CAESAR'S CALENDAR

    CAESAR'S CALENDAR
    Ancient Time and the Beginnings of History

    DENIS FEENEY
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    The ancient Romans changed more than the map of the world when they conquered so much of it; they altered the way historical time itself is marked and understood. In this book Feeney investigates time... Learn More
  5. ETERNAL EGYPT

    ETERNAL EGYPT
    Masterworks of Ancient Art from the British Museum

    Edited by EDNA R RUSSMANN
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    This sumptuously illustrated book is a wonderful introduction to the legacy of ancient Egypt. Created to accompany one of the greatest loan exhibitions from the collections of the British Museum, the ... Learn More
  6. THE INVENTION OF RACISM IN CLASSICAL ANTIQUITY

    THE INVENTION OF RACISM IN CLASSICAL ANTIQUITY

    BENJAMIN ISAAC
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    There was racism in the ancient world, after all. The author considers the literature from classical Greece to late antiquity in a quest for the various forms of the discriminatory stereotypes and soc... Learn More
  7. THE LAST ROMAN

    THE LAST ROMAN
    Romulus Augustulus and the Decline of the West

    ADRIAN MURDOCH
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    This work is the only biography of Romulus Augustulus. It focuses on the personalities behind his story and reveals the world into which he was born, concentrating on rulers from Petronius Maximus (45... Learn More
  8. ROMAN CHESTER

    ROMAN CHESTER
    City of the Eagles

    DAVID J P MASON
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    Much of Roman Chester has been lost through post-Roman dismantling and ïrecyclingÍ of building materials, although excavations in recent years have added substantially to our knowledge of the town k... Learn More
  9. ANIMALS, GODS AND HUMANS

    ANIMALS, GODS AND HUMANS
    Changing Attitudes to Animals in Greek, Roman and Early Christian Ideas

    INGVILD GILHUS

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    In this work the author explores the transition from traditional Greek and Roman religion to Christianity in the Roman Empire and the effect of this change on how animals were regarded. The wide range... Learn More
  10. SOME TALK OF ALEXANDER

    SOME TALK OF ALEXANDER
    A Journey through Space and Time in the Greek World

    FREDERIC RAPHAEL
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    Do 'the classics' have relevance at the start of the twenty-first century? Or are they just an outdated repository of class vanity, racial prejudice and pedantic obscurantism, rooted in abstruse texts... Learn More

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