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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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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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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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Unearthing Childhood: Young Lives in Prehistory

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Unearthing Childhood: Young Lives in Prehistory

Robin Derricourt

History; Prehistoric archaeology; Social & cultural anthropology

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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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Ancient Giants: History, Myth, and Scientific Evidence from around the World

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Ancient Giants: History, Myth, and Scientific Evidence from around the World...

Xaviant Haze

Classical history & classical civilisation; Archaeology; Folklore, myths & legends; Mind, Body, Spirit; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

Paperback

Investigates physical evidence, history, and myths to reveal the lost race of giants that once dominated the world. [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

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

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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

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

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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

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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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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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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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The Middle Ages in 50 Objects

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The Middle Ages in 50 Objects

Elina Gertsman (Case Western Reserve University, Ohio), Barbara H. Rosenwein (Loyola University, Chicago)

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History; European history; Medieval history; Medieval European archaeology

Hardback

This extraordinary selection of objects from the European, Byzantine and Islamic worlds illuminates the rich cultures of medieval... [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]

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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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Edmund: In Search of England's Lost King

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Edmund: In Search of England's Lost King

Francis Young

History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Medieval European archaeology; Church history; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

What buried secret lies beneath the stones of one of England's greatest former churches and shrines? [more]

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A Little History of Archaeology

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A Little History of Archaeology

Brian Fagan

History; Archaeology

Hardback

The thrilling history of archaeological adventure, with tales of danger, debate, audacious explorers, and astonishing discoveries... [more]

$34.99

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The Oxford Handbook of the Incas

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The Oxford Handbook of the Incas

Sonia Alconini , R. Alan Covey

History; History of the Americas; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Archaeology; Social & cultural anthropology

Hardback

When Spaniards invaded their realm in 1532, the Incas ruled the largest empire of the pre-Columbian Americas. Just over a... [more]

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The Greeks: Lost Civilizations

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The Greeks: Lost Civilizations

Philip Matyszak

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

Hardback

In The Greeks, Philip Matyszak illuminates the Greek soldiers, statesmen, scientists and philosophers who, though they seldom... [more]

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Principles of Archaeology

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Principles of Archaeology

T. Douglas Price, Kelly J. Knudson

History; Archaeology

Paperback

Offering an introduction to archaeological method and theory, this text focuses on three important themes including how archaeologists... [more]

$80.00

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The Human Past: World Prehistory and the Development of Human Societies

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The Human Past: World Prehistory and the Development of Human Societies...

Chris Scarre

History; Archaeology

Paperback

The Human Past has established itself as the most thorough and authoritative introductory survey of human prehistory and the... [more]

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Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the new science of the human past

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Who We Are and How We Got Here: Ancient DNA and the new science of the human...

David Reich

Archaeological methodology & techniques; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular science; DNA & Genome; Early man

Hardback

David Reich describes how the revolution in the ability to sequence ancient DNA has changed our understanding of the deep... [more]

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