2361 books (119 pages) in this category

A Brief History of Infinity

The Quest to Think the Unthinkable

by Brian Clegg

ISBN: 9781841196503

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Brief History of Nakedness

by Philip Carr-Gomm

<i>A Brief History of Nakedness</i> traces humanity’s preoccupation with nudity in three distinct areas of human endeavour: religion, politics and popular culture. Rather than studying the history of the nude in art or photography, or detailing ...

ISBN: 9781780230221

Binding: Paperback

$39.99

A Brief History of the Wars of the Roses

by Desmond Seward

ISBN: 9781845290061

Binding: Paperback

$19.99

A Companion to Ancient History

by Andrew Erskine

This <i>Companion</i> provides a comprehensive introduction to key topics in the study of ancient history. <br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Examines the forms of evidence, problems, approaches, and major themes in the ...

ISBN: 9781118451366

Binding: Paperback

$77.95

A Companion to Ancient Thrace

by Julia Valeva

<p><i>A Companion to Ancient Thrace</i> presents a series of essays that reveal the newly recognized complexity of the social and cultural phenomena of the peoples inhabiting the Balkan periphery of the Classical world.</p> <p>? Features a rich ...

ISBN: 9781444351040

Binding: Hardback

$278.95

A Companion to Europe Since 1945

by Klaus Larres

<i>A Companion to Europe Since 1945</i> provides a stimulating guide to numerous important developments which have influenced the political, economic, social, and cultural character of Europe during and since the Cold War. <ul> <li>Includes 22 ...

ISBN: 9781118729984

Binding: Paperback

$75.95

A Companion to Greek and Roman Historiography

by John Marincola

This two-volume <i>Companion to Greek and Roman Historiography</i> reflects the new directions and interpretations that have arisen in the field of ancient historiography in the past few decades. <ul> <li>Comprises a series of cutting edge ...

ISBN: 9781444339239

Binding: Paperback

$81.95

A Companion to Greek and Roman Political Thought

by Ryan K. Balot

Comprises 34 essays from leading scholars in history, classics, philosophy, and political science to illuminate Greek and Roman political thought in all its diversity and depth. <ul> <li>Offers a broad survey of ancient political thought from ...

ISBN: 9781118451359

Binding: Paperback

$77.95

A Companion to Greek Art

by Tyler Jo Smith

A comprehensive, authoritative account of the development Greek Art through the 1st millennium BC. <ul> <li>An invaluable resource for scholars dealing with the art, material culture and history of the post-classical world</li> <li>Includes ...

ISBN: 9781119266815

Binding: Paperback

$73.95

A Companion to Greek Mythology

by Ken Dowden

<i>A Companion to Greek Mythology</i> presents a series of essays that explore the phenomenon of Greek myth from its origins in shared Indo-European story patterns and the Greeks? contacts with their Eastern Mediterranean neighbours through its ...

ISBN: 9781118785164

Binding: Paperback

$75.95

A Companion to Julius Caesar

by Miriam Griffin

<i>A Companion to Julius Caesar</i> comprises 30 essays from leading scholars examining the life and after life of this great polarizing figure.<br /> <ul> <li>Explores Caesar from a variety of perspectives: military genius, ruthless tyrant, ...

ISBN: 9781405149235

Binding: Hardback

$81.95

A Companion to Ovid

by Peter E. Knox

<i>A Companion to Ovid</i> is a comprehensive overview of one of the most influential poets of classical antiquity. <ul> <li>Features more than 30 newly commissioned chapters by noted scholars writing in their areas of specialization</li> ...

ISBN: 9781118451342

Binding: Paperback

$77.95

A Companion to Roman Britain

by Malcolm Todd

This major survey of the history and culture of Roman Britain spans the period from the first century BC to the fifth century AD.<br /> <ul> <li style="list-style: none"><br /> </li> <li>Major survey of the history and culture of Roman ...

ISBN: 9781405156813

Binding: Paperback

$78.95

A Companion to Roman Politics

by Valentina Arena

ISBN: 9781444339659

Binding: Hardback

$268.95

A Companion to Russian History

by Abbott Gleason

This companion comprises 28 essays by international scholars offering an analytical overview of the development of Russian history from the earliest Slavs through to the present day. <ul> <li>Includes essays by both prominent and emerging ...

ISBN: 9781118730003

Binding: Paperback

$75.95

A Companion to the Etruscans

by Sinclair Bell

This new collection presents a rich selection of innovative scholarship on the Etruscans, a vibrant, independent people whose distinct civilization flourished in central Italy for most of the first millennium BCE and whose artistic, social and ...

ISBN: 9781118352748

Binding: Hardback

$278.95

A Companion to the Hellenistic World

by Andrew Erskine

Covering the period from the death of Alexander the Great to the celebrated defeat of Antony and Cleopatra at the hands of Augustus, this authoritative Companion explores the world that Alexander created but did not live to see. <br /> <ul> <li ...

ISBN: 9781405132787

Binding: Paperback

$81.95

A Companion to the History of the Middle East

by Youssef M. Choueiri

<i>A Companion to the History of the Middle East</i> offers a fresh account of the multifaceted and multi-layered history of this region. <br /> <ul> <li>A fresh account of the multifaceted and multi-layered history of the Middle East</li> ...

ISBN: 9781405183796

Binding: Paperback

$89.95

A Companion to the Punic Wars

by Dexter Hoyos

<i>A Companion to the Punic Wars</i> offers a comprehensive new survey of the three wars fought between Rome and Carthage between 264 and 146 BC. <ul> <li>Offers a broad survey of the Punic Wars from a variety of perspectives</li> <li>Features ...

ISBN: 9781405176002

Binding: Hardback

$320.95

A Companion to the Roman Army

by Paul Erdkamp

This companion provides an extensive account of the Roman army, exploring its role in Roman politics and society as well as the reasons for its effectiveness as a fighting force.<br /> <ul> <li>An extensive account of the Roman army, from its ...

ISBN: 9781444339215

Binding: Paperback

$81.95