2204 books (111 pages) in this category

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


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


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


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


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


A Companion to the Roman Republic

by Nathan Rosenstein

This <i>Companion</i> provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of Roman Republican history as it is currently practiced. <ul> <li>Highlights recent developments, including archaeological discoveries, fresh approaches to textual ...

ISBN: 9781444334135

Binding: Paperback


A Companion to World War I

by John Horne

<i>A Companion to the First World War</i> brings together an international team of distinguished historians who provide a series of original and thought-provoking essays on one of the most devastating events in modern history. <ul type="disc"> ...

ISBN: 9781119968702

Binding: Paperback


A Death in San Pietro

The Untold Story of Ernie Pyle, John Huston, and the Fight for Purple Heart Valley

by Tim Brady

ISBN: 9780306822148

Binding: Hardback


A Dreadful Deceit

The Myth of Race from the Colonial Era to Obama's America

by Jacqueline Jones

ISBN: 9780465055678

Binding: Paperback


A Flying Life

John Duigan and the first Australian aeroplane

by David Crotty

The flying career of John Robertson Duigan spanned just a decade from 1908 to 1918. 100 years ago he built and successfully flew the first aeroplane made in Australia using only photographs, journal articles and an unreliable textbook as his ...

ISBN: 9780980619034

Binding: Paperback


A Fortunate Life

by Roger Cardwell

Born in 1894, Facey lived the rough frontier life of a sheep farmer, survived the gore of Gallipoli, raised a family through the Depression and spent sixty years with his beloved wife, Evelyn. Despite enduring hardships we can barely imagine ...

ISBN: 9781743136690

Binding: CD-Extra

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A Full Account Of The Dreadful Explosion Of Wallsend Colliery By Which 101 Human Beings Perished!

by Cecily Gayford

An account of a devastating mining disaster, celebrating the 175th anniversary of The London Library ...

ISBN: 9781782273257

Binding: Paperback


A Girl Stands at the Door

The Generation of Young Women Who Desegregated America's Schools

by Rachel Devlin

ISBN: 9781541697331

Binding: Hardback


A Good Place to Hide

How one French community saved thousands of lives in World War II

by Peter Grose

They kept their heads down, they kept their mouths shut and they stuck together to offer sanctuary and shelter to over 3500 Jews in their small villages in the isolated upper reaches of the Loire. This is one of the great modern stories of ...

ISBN: 9781760290290

Binding: Paperback


A Guide to Ancient Greek Drama

by Ian C. Storey

<p>This newly updated second edition features wide-ranging, systematically organized scholarship in a concise introduction to ancient Greek drama, which flourished from the sixth to third century BC.</p> <ul> <li>Covers all three genres of ...

ISBN: 9781118455128

Binding: Paperback


A Heavy Reckoning

War, Medicine and Survival in Afghanistan and Beyond

by Emily Mayhew

No-holds-barred, powerful medical non-fiction from the bleeding edge of medicine and war. ...

ISBN: 9781781255858

Binding: Hardback


A History In Fragments

Europe in the Twentieth Century

by Richard Vinen

ISBN: 9780349112695

Binding: Paperback


A History of American Sports in 100 Objects

by Cait Murphy

ISBN: 9780465097746

Binding: Hardback


A History of Ancient Egypt

by Marc Van De Mieroop

Outlining the major political and cultural events, <i>A History of Ancient Egypt</i> is an authoritative and accessible introduction to this fascinating ancient culture. <ul> <li>An accessible chronological narrative that draws on a range of ...

ISBN: 9781405160711

Binding: Paperback


A History Of Britain In 21 Women

by Jenni Murray

I was 10 years old when I came across Boadicea, and she became the first woman to make me realise that the designated future of a girl born in 1950 – to be sweet, domesticated, undemanding and super feminine – was not always realistic. Boadicea

ISBN: 9781489384997

Binding: CD-Audio

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