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  1. Gender: Antiquity and its Legacy

    Gender: Antiquity and its Legacy [Paperback]

    Brooke Holmes (Author)

    Regular Price: £16.99

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    ISBN: 9780195380835
    Published by : Oxford University Press
    Gender has now become a pervasive topic in the humanities and social sciences. Yet despite its familiarity within universities and colleges, some have argued that the radical debates which first characterized gender studies have become ghettoized ... .... Learn More
  2. Settling in a Changing World

    Settling in a Changing World [Hardback]

    Diederick Habermehl (Author)

    Regular Price: £89.00

    Special Price: £19.95

    ISBN: 9789089645067
    Published by : Amsterdam University Press
    Offering a broad analysis of the complex developments in rural habitation of the northern provinces of the Roman Empire, "Settling in a Changing World" reconstructs the colonial villa from social and economic perspectives to create a broad geograp... .... Learn More
  3. The Genuine Teachers of This Art

    The Genuine Teachers of This Art: Rhetorical Education in Antiquity [Hardback]

    Jeffrey Walker (Author)

    Regular Price: £49.50

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    ISBN: 9781611170160
    Published by : University of South Carolina Press
    Genuine Teachers of This Art examines the techne, or handbook, tradition which it controversially suggests began with Isocrates as the central tradition in ancient rhetoric and a potential model for contemporary rhetoric. From this innovative pers... .... Learn More
  4. Rome

    Rome: A Cultural, Visual, and Personal History [Paperback]

    Robert Hughes (Author)

    Regular Price: £16.99

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    ISBN: 9780375711688
    Published by : Random House
    For almost a thousand years, Rome held sway as the spiritual and artistic centre of the world. Hughes vividly recreates the ancient Rome of Julius Caesar, Marcus Aurelius, Nero, Caligula, Cicero, Martial and Virgil. With the artistic blossoming of... .... Learn More
  5. JJP Supplement 17 (2012) Journal of Juristic Papyrology

    JJP Supplement 17 (2012) Journal of Juristic Papyrology: Tra logica e giurisprudenza [Hardback]

    Agnieszka Kacprzak (Author)

    £45.00

    ISBN: 9788392591962
    Published by : Journal of Juristic Papyrology
    Series: JJP Supplements
    Volume: 17
    Cicero's Topica is a kind of compendium of arguments that functioned in ancient philosophy and rhetoric and were destined for jurists. The present book analyzes one of the patterns of argumentation described by Cicero, an argument drawn ... .... Learn More
  6. Cambridge World History of Slavery, Volume 1

    Cambridge World History of Slavery, Volume 1: The Ancient Mediterranean World [Hardback]

    Keith R. Bradley (Author); Paul Cartledge (Author)

    Regular Price: £141.00

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    ISBN: 9780521840668
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Volume 1 in the new Cambridge World History of Slavery surveys the history of slavery in the ancient Mediterranean world. Although chapters are devoted to the ancient Near East and the Jews, its principal concern is with the societies of ancien... .... Learn More
  7. Gladiator

    Gladiator [Hardback]

    Philip Matyszak (Author)

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    ISBN: 9780500051672
    Published by : Thames and Hudson
    Have you seen Gladiator or Spartacus and felt that a gladiator's lifestyle might have something going for it? This entertaining book will certain give you all the information you need to make your decision. Drawing on ancient literary source... .... Learn More
  8. The Vindolanda Tablets and the Ancient Economy

    The Vindolanda Tablets and the Ancient Economy [Paperback]

    Kasper Gronlund Evers (Author)

    Regular Price: £19.00

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    ISBN: 9781407308425
    Published by : British Archaeological Reports
    Series: BAR BRITISH
    Volume: 544
    This study mines the Vindolanda tablets for evidence of economic activity, investigating its range and scale, and asking how it should be characterised as an economic model. Three different kinds of economic behaviour are investigated, namely ... .... Learn More
  9. Living through the dead

    Living through the dead: Burial and commemoration in the Classical world [Paperback]

    Maureen Carroll (Editor); Jane Rempel (Editor)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9781842173763
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    Series: Studies in Funerary Archaeology
    Volume: 5
    This volume investigates the archaeology of death and commemoration through thematically linked case studies drawn from the Classical world. These investigations stress the processes of burial and commemoration as inherently social and designed... .... Learn More
  10. Memory and Mourning

    Memory and Mourning: Studies on Roman Death [Paperback]

    Valerie Hope (Editor); Janet Huskinson (Editor)

    £36.00

    ISBN: 9781842179901
    Published by : Oxbow Books
    This book explores the themes of memory and mourning from the Roman deathbed to the Roman cemetery, drawing subject matter from the literature, art, and archaeology of ancient Rome. It brings together scholarship on varied aspects of Roman deat... .... Learn More

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