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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

Robert Hoyland, H. G. M. Williamson

History; Middle Eastern history; History: earliest times to present day; Crusades; Biblical archaeology; History of religion

Hardback

The story of the Holy Land, encompassing the three millennia that saw the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each... [more]

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Angkor and the Khmer Civilization

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Angkor and the Khmer Civilization

Michael D. Coe, Damian Evans

History; Archaeology

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An authoritative survey of Angkor and the Khmer civilization that incorporates revelations from new discoveries that are completely... [more]

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Homeric Sites Around Troy

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Homeric Sites Around Troy

Jonathan Brown

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; History; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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Beautifully illustrated, this book is an indispensable sourcebook and companion to Homer. Many historical and modern maps... [more]

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Sword and the Grail: The Story of the Grail, the Templars and the Discovery of America

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Sword and the Grail: The Story of the Grail, the Templars and the Discovery...

Andrew Sinclair

General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Archaeology; Christianity

Paperback

The discovery of a tombstone built by his ancestors set Andrew Sinclair on a trail that was to lead to major re-assessments,... [more]

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Viking Britain: A History

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Viking Britain: A History

Thomas Williams

History; British & Irish history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Archaeology by period & region

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A new narrative history of the Viking Age, interwoven with exploration of the physical remains and landscapes that the Vikings... [more]

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The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water Systems

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The Archaeology of Sanitation in Roman Italy: Toilets, Sewers, and Water...

Ann Olga Koloski-Ostrow

History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Sanitary & municipal engineering

Paperback

The Romans developed sophisticated methods for managing hygiene. Through the archeological record, graffiti, sanitation-related... [more]

$69.00

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The Story of the British Isles in 100 Places

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The Story of the British Isles in 100 Places

Neil Oliver

History; British & Irish history; Archaeology by period & region

Hardback

(Edward Stourton)From much-loved historian Neil Oliver, comes this beautifully written, kaleidoscopic history of a place with... [more]

$55.00

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Londinium: A Biography: Roman London from its Origins to the Fifth Century

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Londinium: A Biography: Roman London from its Origins to the Fifth Century...

Richard Hingley

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

This major new work on Roman London brings together the many new discoveries of the last generation and provides a detailed... [more]

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In the Footsteps of King David: Revelations from an Ancient Biblical City

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In the Footsteps of King David: Revelations from an Ancient Biblical City...

Yosef Garfinkel, Saar Ganor, Michael G. Hasel

History; Biblical archaeology

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The remarkable excavation of a previously unidentified city in Israel from the time of King David, shedding new light on the... [more]

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Prehistory: A Very Short Introduction

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Prehistory: A Very Short Introduction

Chris Gosden

History; Prehistoric archaeology

Paperback

Recent archaeological discoveries from China and central Asia have changed our understanding of how human civilization developed... [more]

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Amazons: The Real Warrior Women of the Ancient World

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Amazons: The Real Warrior Women of the Ancient World

John Man

History; Asian history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

Since the time of the ancient Greeks we have been fascinated by accounts of the Amazons, an elusive tribe of hard-fighting,... [more]

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Nieuwpoort Sector 1917: The Battle of the Dunes

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Nieuwpoort Sector 1917: The Battle of the Dunes

Kristof Jacobs

History; First World War; Landscape archaeology; Battles & campaigns

Paperback

The mainly forgotten story of the British and Australian tunnellers and their work on the Belgian Coast during the Great War.... [more]

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Plato in L.A. - Artists' Visions

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Plato in L.A. - Artists' Visions

Donatien Grau

Art & Architecture; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

Eleven renowned contemporary artists -Paul Chan, Rachel Harrison, Huang Yong Ping, Mike Kelley, Jeff Koons, Joseph Kosuth,... [more]

$41.99

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Unearthing Childhood: Young Lives in Prehistory

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Unearthing Childhood: Young Lives in Prehistory

Robin Derricourt

History; Prehistoric archaeology; Social & cultural anthropology

Paperback

Prehistoric children can be seen in footprints and finger daubs, in images painted on rocks and pots, in the signs of play... [more]

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A Companion to Greek Art

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A Companion to Greek Art

Tyler Jo Smith, Dimitris Plantzos

History of art: ancient & classical art; History; Archaeology by period & region

Paperback

This well-illustrated Companion offers a comprehensive, authoritative account of the development of Greek art through the... [more]

$73.95

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Hadrian's Wall

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Hadrian's Wall

Adrian Goldsworthy

History; British & Irish history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

A beautifully produced account of the history and importance of Hadrian's Wall. [more]

$35.00

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Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb

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Tutankhamun: The Treasures of the Tomb

Zahi Hawass

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Hardback

The ultimate book on the treasures of Tutankhamun, with breathtaking photographs of the most significant objects. [more]

$55.00

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Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt: Multidisciplinary Essays for Rosalie David

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Mummies, Magic and Medicine in Ancient Egypt: Multidisciplinary Essays for...

Robert Morkot

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology; History of medicine

Paperback

This volume presents the latest research on three of the most important aspects of ancient Egyptian civilisation: mummies,... [more]

$69.00

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The Ancient Celts, Second Edition

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The Ancient Celts, Second Edition

Barry Cunliffe (Emeritus Professor of European Archaeology, University of Oxford)

History; European history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology by period & region

Paperback

Archaeologist Sir Barry Cunliffe brings up to date his classic work on the Ancient Celts, those bold warriors and skill craftsmen... [more]

$40.95

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Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

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Built on Bones: 15,000 Years of Urban Life and Death

Brenna Hassett

Archaeology; Society & Social Sciences; Social & cultural anthropology; Popular science; Human biology

Paperback

Using clues from teeth and skeletal remains, an archeologist explores our 15,000-year evolution into city dwellers, from our... [more]

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Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

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Hidden Histories: A Spotter's Guide to the British Landscape

Mary-Ann Ochota

British & Irish history; Landscape archaeology; Travel & holiday

Paperback

Hidden Histories will help you decipher the story of our landscape through the features you can see around you. [more]

$32.99

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The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction

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The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Thonemann

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

The three centuries following the conquests of Alexander were perhaps the most thrilling of all periods of ancient history.... [more]

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Stonehenge

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Stonehenge

Francis Pryor

History; Archaeology

Paperback

A concise, beautifully illustrated account of the history and archaeology of an iconic feature of the English landscape. [more]

$19.99

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London in Fragments: A Mudlark's Treasures

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London in Fragments: A Mudlark's Treasures

Ted Sandling

History; British & Irish history; Archaeology

Paperback

Objects found on the banks of the Thames tell the stories of Londoners through the centuries. [more]

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Sacred Britannia: The Gods and Rituals of Roman Britain

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Sacred Britannia: The Gods and Rituals of Roman Britain

Miranda Aldhouse-Green

History; British & Irish history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology by period & region; History of religion

Hardback

A compelling new account of religion in Roman Britain, weaving together the latest archaeological research and a new analysis... [more]

$39.99

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