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History of ancient world (to ca. 499)

The Throne of Adulis: Red Sea Wars on the Eve of Islam

ISBN : 9780199739325

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¥4,455
Author: 
G. W. Bowersock
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 214 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
Provides the only narrative account of the holy war between Christian Ethiopians and Jewish Arabs in the sixth century AD     Just prior to the rise of Islam, in the sixth century A ... Read more

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The Tiny and the Fragmented: Miniature, Broken, or Otherwise Incomplete Objects in the Ancient World

ISBN : 9780190614812

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¥13,090
Author: 
S. Rebecca Martin; Stephanie Langin-Hooper
Pages
248 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2018
Miniature and fragmentary objects are both eye-catching and yet easily dismissed. Tiny scale entices users with visions of Lilliputian worlds. The ambiguity of fragments intrigues us, offering tactile ... Read more

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The Treasures of Alexander the Great: How One Man's Wealth Shaped the World

ISBN : 9780190866259

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¥3,069
Author: 
Frank L. Holt
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
142 x 216 mm
Pub date
Jun 2018
This book investigates the kinds and quantities of treasure seized by Alexander the Great, from gold and silver to land and slaves, and reassesses the widespread belief that the Macedonian king used t ... Read more

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The Treasures of Alexander the Great: How One Man's Wealth Shaped the World

ISBN : 9780199950966

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¥4,917
Author: 
Frank L. Holt
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
147 x 219 mm
Pub date
May 2016
War, the most profitable economic activity in the ancient world, transferred wealth violently from the vanquished to the victor. Invasions, massacres, confiscations, deportations, the sacking of citie ... Read more

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The Trojan War: A Very Short Introduction

ISBN : 9780199760275

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¥1,628
Author: 
Eric H. Cline
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
115 x 173 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Series
Very Short Introductions
Brings together all of the evidence available from archaeology, Hittite texts, and Greek legend to investigate the question of whether the Trojan War was a real historical event and whether the sit ... Read more

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The World from 1000 BCE to 300 CE

ISBN : 9780199336135

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¥3,069
Author: 
Stanley M. Burstein
Pages
176 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2017
Series
New Oxford World History
This book provides the first comprehensive history of Afro-Eurasia during the first millennium BCE and the beginning of the first millennium CE. The history of these 1300 plus years can be summed up i ... Read more

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The World of the Fullo: Work, Economy, and Society in Roman Italy

ISBN : 9780199659357

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¥23,276
Author: 
Miko Flohr
Pages
424 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 241 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Series
Oxford Studies on the Roman Economy
The World of the 'Fullo' takes a detailed look at the fullers, craftsmen who dealt with high-quality garments, of Roman Italy. Analyzing the social and economic worlds in which the fullers lived and w ... Read more

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Thermopylae: Great Battles

ISBN : 9780198754107

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¥3,465
Author: 
Chris Carey
Pages
256 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Aug 2019
Series
Great Battles
During the Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC, a Greek force of approximately 7,000 faced the biggest army ever seen in the Greek peninsula. For three days, the Persians-the greatest miltary force in the ... Read more

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Thucydidean Themes

ISBN : 9780199562336

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¥21,450
Author: 
Simon Hornblower
Pages
440 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
152 x 223 mm
Pub date
Dec 2010
Thucydidean Themes is a collection of seventeen essays by Simon Hornblower on the great fifth-century BC Greek historian Thucydides; but other ancient Greek historians, notably Herodotus, also featur ... Read more

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Thucydides and Herodotus

ISBN : 9780199593262

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¥20,086
Author: 
Edith Foster; Donald Lateiner
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
146 x 221 mm
Pub date
May 2012
This edited collection looks at two of the most important ancient Greek historians living in the 5th Century BCE who are considered to be the founders of the western tradition of historiography. Thucy ... Read more

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