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History of ancient world (to ca. 499)

Fortuna: Deity and Concept in Archaic and Republican Italy

ISBN : 9780198786566

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¥10,956
Author: 
Daniele Miano
Pages
272 Pages
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Hardcover
Size
138 x 216 mm
Pub date
Feb 2018
What is good luck and what did it mean to the Romans? What connections were there between luck and childbirth, victory in war, or success in business? What did Roman statesmen like Cicero and Caesar t ... Read more

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From Hand to Handle: The First Industrial Revolution

ISBN : 9780199604715

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¥18,260
Author: 
Lawrence Barham
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
171 x 222 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Mankind's utter dependency on technology extends back approximately three million years to the first stone tools, but it was only with the innovation of hafting, some 300,000 years ago, that technolog ... Read more

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Gift and Gain: How Money Transformed Ancient Rome

ISBN : 9780190496432

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¥12,012
Author: 
Neil Coffee
Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
Series
Classical Culture and Society
The economy of ancient Rome, with its money, complex credit arrangements, and long-range shipping, was surprisingly modern. Yet Romans also exchanged goods and services within a robust system of gifts ... Read more

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Greco-Scythian Art and the Birth of Eurasia: From Classical Antiquity to Russian Modernity

ISBN : 9780199682331

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¥23,276
Author: 
Caspar Meyer
Pages
464 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
195 x 253 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Series
Oxford Studies in Ancient Culture & Representation
Since their discovery in nineteenth-century Russia, Greco-Scythian artefacts have been interpreted as masterpieces by Greek craftsmen working according to the tastes of the Scythian nomads and creatin ... Read more

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Greek and Roman Historiography

ISBN : 9780199233496

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¥26,015
Author: 
John M. Marincola
Pages
512 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
144 x 221 mm
Pub date
Mar 2011
Series
Oxford Readings in Classical Studies
Greek and Roman Historiography is a collection of important articles from the last thirty years which treat the ways in which the ancient Greeks and Romans thought about and wrote their histories. Six ... Read more

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Greek Historical Inscriptions 478-404 BC

ISBN : 9780198854456

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¥6,391
Author: 
Robin Osborne; P. J. Rhodes
Pages
672 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Mar 2020
This volume is both a companion to the editors' Greek Historical Inscriptions, 404-323 BC, and a successor to the later part of the Selection of Greek Historical Inscriptions to the End of the Fifth C ... Read more

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Greek Historical Inscriptions 478-404 BC

ISBN : 9780199575473

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¥22,825
Author: 
Robin Osborne; P. J. Rhodes
Pages
672 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2017
This volume is both a companion to the editors' Greek Historical Inscriptions, 404-323 BC, and a successor to the later part of the Selection of Greek Historical Inscriptions to the End of the Fifth C ... Read more

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Greek Lives: A Selection of Nine Greek Lives

ISBN : 9780199540051

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¥1,826
Author: 
Plutarch; Robin Waterfield; Philip A. Stadter
Pages
528 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
129 x 195 mm
Pub date
Aug 2008
Series
Oxford World's Classics
'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 each of them in turn as m ... Read more

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Greek Slave Systems in their Eastern Mediterranean Context, c.800-146 BC

ISBN : 9780198769941

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¥13,695
Author: 
David M. Lewis
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
Greek Slave Systems in their Eastern Mediterranean Context, c.800-146 BC explores the economic underpinnings of Greek elite culture by looking at systems of slavery across the Greek world and contextu ... Read more

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Hadrian's Wall: A Life

ISBN : 9780199641413

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¥20,086
Author: 
Richard Hingley
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
183 x 240 mm
Pub date
Oct 2012
In Hadrian's Wall: A Life, Richard Hingley addresses the post-Roman history of this world-famous ancient monument. Constructed on the orders of the emperor Hadrian during the 120s AD, the Wall was mai ... Read more

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