History

Items 1 to 10 of 193 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Set Ascending Direction
  1. Greek Warriors

    Greek Warriors: Hoplites and Heroes [Paperback]

    Carolyn Willekes

    £7.99

    ISBN: 9781612005157
    Published by : Casemate UK
    Series: Casemate Short History
    Thermopylae, Marathon: though fought 2,500 years ago in Ancient Greece, the names of these battles are more familiar to many than battles fought in the last half-century, but our concept of the men who fought in these battles may be more a product... .... Learn More
  2. Religion and Classical Warfare: Archaic and Classical Greece

    Religion and Classical Warfare: Archaic and Classical Greece [Hardback]

    Matthew Dillon (Author); Christopher Matthew (Author); Michael Schmitz (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781473834293
    Published by : Pen & Sword
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    Religion was integral to the conduct of war in the ancient world and the Greeks were certainly no exception. No campaign was undertaken, no battle risked, without first making sacrifice to propitiate the appropriate gods (such as Ares, god of War)... .... Learn More
  3. Antipater's Dynasty: Alexander the Great's Regent and his Successors

    Antipater's Dynasty: Alexander the Great's Regent and his Successors [Hardback]

    John D. Grainger (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781526730886
    Published by : Pen & Sword
    Antipater was a key figure in the rise of Macedon under Philip II and instrumental in the succession of Alexander III (the Great). Alexander entrusted Antipater with ruling Macedon in his long absence and he defeated the Spartans in 331 BC. After ... .... Learn More
  4. Sparta: Fall of a Warrior Nation

    Sparta: Fall of a Warrior Nation [Hardback]

    Philip Matyszak (Author)

    Regular Price: £19.99

    Special Price: £12.00

    ISBN: 9781473874725
    Published by : Pen & Sword
    Universally admired in 479 BC, the Spartans were masters of the Greek world by 402 BC, only for their state to collapse in the next generation. What went wrong? Was the fall of Sparta inevitable? Philip Matyszak examines the political blunders and... .... Learn More
  5. The Treasures of Alexander the Great: How One Man's Wealth Shaped the World

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

    Frank L. Holt (Author)

    Regular Price: £12.99

    Special Price: £9.50

    ISBN: 9780190866259
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Series: Onassis Series in Hellenic Culture
    War, the most profitable economic activity in the ancient world, transferred wealth from the vanquished to the victor. Invasions, sieges, massacres, annexations, and mass deportations all redistributed property with dramatic consequences for kings... .... Learn More
  6. Interpreting Herodotus

    Interpreting Herodotus [Hardback]

    Thomas Harrison (Editor); Elizabeth Irwin (Editor)

    Regular Price: £90.00

    Special Price: £65.00

    ISBN: 9780198803614
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Charles W. Fornara's Herodotus: An Interpretative Essay (Oxford, 1971) was a landmark publication in the study of the great Greek historian. Well-known in particular for its main thesis that the Histories should be read against the background of t... .... Learn More
  7. Periclean Athens

    Periclean Athens [Paperback]

    P. J. Rhodes (Author)

    Regular Price: £14.99

    Special Price: £10.00

    ISBN: 9781350014954
    Published by : Bloomsbury
    Series: Classical World
    In the second and third quarters of the fifth century BC, when Athens became both politically and culturally dominant in the Greek world, Pericles was the leading figure in the city's public life. At this time Athens developed an empire of a kind ... .... Learn More
  8. A Naval History of the Peloponnesian War: Ships, Men and Money in the War at Sea, 431-404 BC

    A Naval History of the Peloponnesian War: Ships, Men and Money in the War at Sea, 431-404 BC [Hardback]

    Marc G. DeSantis (Author)

    £25.00

    ISBN: 9781473861589
    Published by : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
    Naval power played a vital role in the Peloponnesian War. The conflict pitted Athens against a powerful coalition including the preeminent land power of the day, Sparta. Only Athens superior fleet, her wooden walls , by protecting her vital supp... .... Learn More
  9. Cyropaedia

    Cyropaedia: Xenophon's Aims & Methods [Hardback]

    B. Due (Author)

    £18.95

    ISBN: 9788772882468
    Published by : Aarhus University Press
    Cyropaedia - Xenophon's Aims & Methods .... Learn More
  10. Panskoye 1

    Panskoye 1: Volume 2 - The Necropolis [Hardback]

    Eugeny Rogov (Author); Vladimir Stolba (Author)

    £37.95

    ISBN: 9788772887715
    Published by : Aarhus University Press
    Series: (Archaeological Investigations in Western Crimea)
    This is the second volume of the complete publication of Panskoye I, a short-lived Greek rural site in Northwestern Crimea dating from the period c. 400-270 BC. The settlement was founded by Olbia, the most important Greek city on the northern sho... .... Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 193 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5

Set Ascending Direction