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  1. Fields of Death

    Fields of Death [Hardback]

    Richard Evans (Author)

    Regular Price: £19.99

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    ISBN: 9781848847972
    Published by : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
    Richard Evans revisits the sites of a selection of Greek and Roman battles and sieges to seek new insights. The battle narratives in ancient sources can be a thrilling read and form the basis of our knowledge of these epic events, but they can jus... .... Learn More
  2. The Parthenon

    The Parthenon [Paperback]

    David Stuttard (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780714122847
    Published by : British Museum Press
    The Parthenon is one of the world’s most iconic buildings. Today its silhouette symbolizes Greece. In fifth century BC Athens it was the proud embodiment of the power not only of that city’s empire, but of the politicians who had commissioned it: ... .... Learn More
  3. Pylos and Sphacteria 425 BC

    Pylos and Sphacteria 425 BC [Paperback]

    William Shepherd (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781782002710
    Published by : Osprey
    During the Peloponnesian War the Athenians occupied the promontory of Pylos to counter Sparta's repeated invasions of Attica. Over two days of fighting the small garrison beat off the Spartan army and the returning Athenian fleet won a crushing vi... .... Learn More
  4. Antiochus the Great

    Antiochus the Great [Hardback]

    Michael Taylor (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781848844636
    Published by : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
    "A teenage king in 223 BC, Antiochus III inherited an empire in shambles, ravaged by civil strife and eroded by territorial secessions. He proved himself a true heir of Alexander: he defeated rebel armies and embarked on a ca... .... Learn More
  5. Macedonian War Machine, 359-281 BC

    Macedonian War Machine, 359-281 BC [Hardback]

    David Karunanithy (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781848846180
    Published by : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
    The army that emerged from the reforms of Philip II of Macedon proved to be without equal in the period covered and one of the most successful in the whole of the ancient period. Much has been written on aspects of Macedonian warfare, particularly... .... Learn More
  6. After Thermopylae

    After Thermopylae: The Oath of Plataea and the End of the Graeco-Persian Wars [Hardback]

    Paul Cartledge (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780199747320
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    The Battle of Plataea in 479 BCE is one of world history's unjustly neglected events. It decisively ended the threat of a Persian conquest of Greece. It involved tens of thousands of combatants, including the largest number of Greeks ever brought ... .... Learn More
  7. Helen of Troy

    Helen of Troy [Paperback]

    Bettany Hughes (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781400076000
    Published by : Jonathan Cape
    As soon as men began to write, they made Helen of Troy their subject. Hesiod, a poet born around 700BC and one of the first named authors in history, called her 'the most beautiful woman in the world' and the description endured. Even though we ha... .... Learn More
  8. Rome and Judaea in Transition

    Rome and Judaea in Transition: Hasmonean Relations with the Roman Republic and the Evolution of the High Priesthood [Hardback]

    Chris Seeman (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781433121036
    Published by : Peter Lang Verlag
    Rome and Judea in Transition is the first English-language book to study exclusively the first century and a half of Roman-Judean political relations (164–37 B.C.). It presents a comprehensive reassessment of the Late Republic's involvement in the... .... Learn More
  9. Hellenistic Settlements in the East from Armenia and Mesopotamia to Bactria and India

    Hellenistic Settlements in the East from Armenia and Mesopotamia to Bactria and India [Hardback]

    Getzel M. Cohen (Author)

    Regular Price: £77.00

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    ISBN: 9780520273825
    Published by : University of California Press
    This is the third volume of Getzel Cohen's important work on the Hellenistic settlements in the ancient world. Through the conquests of Alexander the Great, his successors and others, Greek and Macedonian culture spread deep into Asia, with coloni... .... Learn More
  10. Beyond the Gates of Fire

    Beyond the Gates of Fire [Hardback]

    Christopher Matthew (Author)

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    ISBN: 9781848847910
    Published by : Pen & Sword Books Ltd
    The Battle of Thermopylae in 480 BC is one of the most famous battles in history. The heroism of the 300 Spartans who opted to remain behind to face the full might of the Persian host while their Greek allies made good their esca... .... Learn More

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