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  1. Arabia Felix from the Time of the Queen of Sheba

    Arabia Felix from the Time of the Queen of Sheba [Paperback]

    Jean-Francois Breton (Author)

    Regular Price: £15.95

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    ISBN: 9780268020040
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    During the 7th century BC, Egypt and other nations in the eastern Mediterranean encountered caravans of spices which were soon incorporated into the rituals of Jews, Assyrians and Greeks. Rumours and myths surrounded Arabia which attracted, and... .... Learn More
  2. Understanding Relations Between Scripts II

    Understanding Relations Between Scripts II: Early Alphabets [Hardback]

    Philippa M. Steele (Editor); Philip J. Boyes (Editor)

    Regular Price: £50.00

    Special Price: £37.50

    ISBN: 9781789250923
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS)
    Volume: Volume 1
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    Contexts of and Relations between Early Writing Systems (CREWS) is a project funded by the European Research Council under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme (grant agreement No. 677758), and based in the Faculty o... .... Learn More
  3. Empires of the Plain

    Empires of the Plain: Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon [Paperback]

    Lesley Adkins (Author)

    Regular Price: £11.99

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    ISBN: 9780007129003
    Published by : Harper Collins Publishers
    How 19th-century soldier, adventurer and scholar Henry Rawlinson deciphered cuneiform, the world's earliest writing, and rediscovered Iraq's ancient civilisations. This is the exciting, true adventure story of Henry Rawlinson, a fearless soldier, ... .... Learn More
  4. Figurine Makers of Prehistoric Cyprus

    Figurine Makers of Prehistoric Cyprus: Settlement and Cemeteries at Souskiou [Hardback]

    Edgar Peltenburg (Editor); Diane Bolger (Editor); Lindy Crewe (Editor)

    Regular Price: £48.00

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    ISBN: 9781789250190
    Published by : Oxbow Books
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    The Chalcolithic period in Cyprus has been known since Porphyrios Dikaios’ excavations at Erimi in the 1930s and through the appearance in the antiquities market of illicitly acquired anthropomorphic cruciform figures, often manufactured from picr... .... Learn More
  5. Asia Minor in the Long Sixth Century

    Asia Minor in the Long Sixth Century: Current Research and Future Directions [Paperback]

    Ine Jacobs (Editor); Hugh Elton (Editor)

    Regular Price: £38.00

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    ISBN: 9781789250077
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This volume brings together historians and archaeologists working on diverse aspects of Asia Minor in the long sixth century. They discuss topics as varied as rural prosperity, urbanism in cities large and small, frontier management, and the imper... .... Learn More
  6. Sasanian Jewry and Its Culture

    Sasanian Jewry and Its Culture [Hardback]

    Daniel M. Friedenberg (Author)

    Regular Price: £36.00

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    ISBN: 9780252033674
    Published by : University of Illinois Press
    This volume presents fifty-seven Jewish seals from the Sasanian Empire, as well as comparative seals and other Sasanian artefacts. The text identifies their provenance (if known), translates their inscriptions, and organizes them by their depi... .... Learn More
  7. Tell Taannek 1963-1968 IV/2

    Tell Taannek 1963-1968 IV/2: The Iron Age Cultic Structure [Paperback]

    Frank S. Frick (Author); Garth Gilmour (Author)

    Regular Price: £27.50

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    ISBN: 9780897570503
    Published by : American Schools of Oriental Research
    This book, the latest in a series of excavation reports from the ancient site of Tell Taannek, examines an Iron Age Cultic Structure and its contents. Frick explores the question of how one might, on the basis of archaeological data, determine the... .... Learn More
  8. Persia and the West

    Persia and the West [Hardback]

    John Boardman (Author)

    Regular Price: £36.00

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    ISBN: 9780500051023
    Published by : Thames and Hudson
    Many of the kingdoms of the Ancient World borrowed much artistic inspiration from the Greeks and the East creating styles in art and architecture that are a mix of ideas and influences. This is especially true of the Persians and the empire cre... .... Learn More
  9. Inside the Neolithic Mind

    Inside the Neolithic Mind: Consciousness, Cosmos and the Realm of the Gods [Hardback]

    David Lewis-Williams (Author); David Pearce (Author)

    Regular Price: £18.95

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    ISBN: 9780500051382
    Published by : Thames and Hudson
    In 2002 the much acclaimed book Mind in the Cave by David Lewis-Williams was published which explored the link between paleolithic cave art, altered states of conciousness and the mind. In many ways Inside the Neolithic Mind is a continuatio... .... Learn More
  10. History of Ottoman Architecture

    History of Ottoman Architecture [Paperback]

    Geoffrey Goodwin (Author)

    Regular Price: £24.95

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    ISBN: 9780500274293
    Published by : Thames and Hudson
    This survey of Ottoman architecture treats the subject chronologically and within its historical perspective, making reference to Byzantine, Persian and Selcuk examples. There is a discussion of the effects of conquests, religions and social organ... .... Learn More

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