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  1. Ptolemy I Soter

    Ptolemy I Soter: A Self-Made Man [Hardback]

    Timothy Howe (Editor)

    Regular Price: £42.00

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    ISBN: 9781789250428
    Published by : Oxbow Books
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    As the founder of the longest-lasting of all the Hellenistic kingdoms, not only was Ptolemy I an able soldier and ruler, he was also an historian and, in Egyptian eyes, a living god. His own inclination and experience facilitated continuous acts o... .... Learn More
  2. The Tradition of Hermes Trismegistus

    The Tradition of Hermes Trismegistus: The Egyptian Priestly Figure as a Teacher of Hellenized Wisdom [Hardback]

    Christian H. Bull (Author)

    £164.00

    ISBN: 9789004370814
    Published by : Brill
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    In The Tradition of Hermes Trismegistus, Christian H. Bull argues that the treatises attributed to Hermes Trismegistus reflect the spiritual exercises and ritual practices of loosely organized brotherhoods in Egypt. These small groups were directe... .... Learn More
  3. Ptolemy I and the Transformation of Egypt, 404-282 BCE

    Ptolemy I and the Transformation of Egypt, 404-282 BCE [Hardback]

    Paul McKechnie (Editor); Jennifer A. Cromwell (Editor)

    £99.95

    ISBN: 9789004366961
    Published by : Brill
    Amyrtaeus, only pharaoh of the Twenty-eighth Dynasty, shook off the shackles of Persian rule in 404 BCE; a little over seventy years later, Ptolemy son of Lagus started the ‘Greek millennium’ (J.G. Manning’s phrase) in Egypt―living long enough to ... .... Learn More
  4. JJP Supplement 31 (2017) Journal of Juristic Papyrology

    JJP Supplement 31 (2017) Journal of Juristic Papyrology: ΟΙΝΟΣ: Production and Import of Wine in Graeco-Roman Egypt [Hardback]

    Dorota Dzierzbicka (Author)

    £52.00

    ISBN: 9788394684815
    Published by : Journal of Juristic Papyrology
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    The aim of this book is to investigate the role of local and imported wines on the Egyptian market during the Graeco-Roman period. In order to study the supply of wine and its economic role, two separate topics must be considered: local production... .... Learn More
  5. Coinage in Roman Egypt

    Coinage in Roman Egypt: The Hoard Evidence [Paperback]

    Erik Christiansen (Author)

    £17.95

    ISBN: 9788772889641
    Published by : Aarhus University Press
    Durable and iconic, coins are some of the most revealing everyday objects left to us from the ancient world. For the most part, however, they have been considered the special domain of numismatists, who typically seek to assemble as many varieties... .... Learn More
  6. Alexandria

    Alexandria: A Cultural & Religious Melting Pot [Hardback]

    George Hinge (Author); Jens A. Krasilnikoff (Author)

    £28.95

    ISBN: 9788779344914
    Published by : Aarhus University Press
    Series: (Aarhus Studies in Mediterranean Antiquity Series: 9)
    Throughout the entire span of Graeco-Roman antiquity Alexandria represented a meeting place for many ethnic cultures and the city itself was subject to a wide range of local developments, which created and formatted a distinct Alexandrine 'culture... .... Learn More
  7. The Archive of the Architektones Kleon and Theodoros

    The Archive of the Architektones Kleon and Theodoros [Hardback]

    B. Van Beek (Author)

    £105.00

    ISBN: 9789042935006
    Published by : Peeters Press
    This book contains the edition of texts from the archive of Kleon and Theodoros, the engineers who were responsible for the upkeep of the large scale irrigation system in the Fayum during the reigns of Ptolemy II and III between 260 and 237 BC. Th... .... Learn More
  8. The Ptolemies, the Sea and the Nile: Studies in Waterborne Power

    The Ptolemies, the Sea and the Nile: Studies in Waterborne Power [Paperback]

    Kostas Buraselis (Editor); Mary Stefanou (Editor); Dorothy J. Thompson (Editor)

    £24.99

    ISBN: 9781108436663
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    With its emphasis on the dynasty's concern for control of the sea - both the Mediterranean and the Red Sea - and the Nile, this book offers a new and original perspective on Ptolemaic power in a key period of Hellenistic history. Within the develo... .... Learn More
  9. The Family in Roman Egypt: A Comparative Approach to Intergenerational Solidarity and Conflict

    The Family in Roman Egypt: A Comparative Approach to Intergenerational Solidarity and Conflict [Paperback]

    Sabine R. Huebner (Author)

    £19.99

    ISBN: 9781108438698
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    This study captures the dynamics of the everyday family life of the common people in Roman Egypt, a social strata that constituted the vast majority of any pre-modern society but rarely figures in ancient sources or in modern scholarship. The docu... .... Learn More
  10. Resurrection in Alexandria: The Painted Greco-Roman Tombs of Kom Al-Shuqafa

    Resurrection in Alexandria: The Painted Greco-Roman Tombs of Kom Al-Shuqafa [Hardback]

    Anne-Marie Guimier-Sorbets (Author); Andre Pelle (Author); Mervat Seif El-Din (Author)

    £35.00

    ISBN: 9789774168291
    Published by : American University in Cairo Press
    In the Greco-Roman catacombs of Alexandria, uniquely decorated tombs from the time when religious boundaries blurred and syncretistic beliefs flourished have long been known. But it was only in 1993 that researchers discovered faint traces of pain... .... Learn More

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