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Berenice II and the Golden Age of Ptolemaic Egypt

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Berenice II and the Golden Age of Ptolemaic Egypt

Dee L. Clayman (Professor of Classics, Graduate Center, City University of New York)

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology; Gender studies: women

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A sophisticated portrait of a formidable, yet relatively unknown, queen in the 200-year power struggle that followed the death... [more]

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Britain Begins

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Britain Begins

Sir Barry Cunliffe

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

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The story of the origins of the British and the Irish peoples, from the end of the last Ice Age around 10,000BC to the eve... [more]

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Soulful Creatures: Ancient Mummies in Ancient Egypt

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Soulful Creatures: Ancient Mummies in Ancient Egypt

Edward Bleiberg, Yekaterina Barbash, Lisa Bruno

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Hardback

In one Ancient Egyptian animal cemetery alone, over five million individual ibis mummies have been discovered - this book... [more]

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Pompeii and Herculaneum: A Sourcebook

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Pompeii and Herculaneum: A Sourcebook

Alison E. Cooley (University of Warwick, UK), M. G. L. Cooley

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

Paperback

Original edition published under title: Pompeii. London: Routledge, 2004. [more]

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The Material World of Ancient Egypt

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The Material World of Ancient Egypt

William H. Peck (University of Michigan, Dearborn)

History; African history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

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Examines the objects and artifacts, the representations in art, and the examples of documentation that reveal the day-to-day... [more]

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Love's Obsession: The lives and archaeology of Jim and Eve Stewart

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Love's Obsession: The lives and archaeology of Jim and Eve Stewart

Judy Powell

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Archaeology

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Love's Obsession is the story of a brilliant yet flawed man with a passionate devotion to the island of Cyprus and its archaeology.... [more]

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Making of the Middle Sea

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Making of the Middle Sea

Cyprian Broodbank

History; Prehistoric archaeology

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The Mediterranean has been for millennia one of the global cockpits of human endeavour. This book presents an interpretive... [more]

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The Complete Pompeii

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The Complete Pompeii

Joanne Berry

History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

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The drama of Pompeii's end has been handed down by Roman writers, its paintings and mosaics have astonished visitors since... [more]

$32.99

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The Archaeology of Australia's Deserts

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The Archaeology of Australia's Deserts

Mike Smith (National Museum of Australia, Canberra)

History; Asian history; Prehistoric archaeology; Arid zones, deserts

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This is the first book-length study of the archaeology of Australia's deserts, exploring the cultural and environmental history... [more]

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Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction

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Archaeology: A Very Short Introduction

Paul Bahn (Freelance writer, translator, and broadcaster in archaeology)

History; Social & cultural history; Archaeology; Archaeological methodology & techniques

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The explorations of archaeology encompass the whole globe, survey 2.5 million years, and range from deserts to jungles, from... [more]

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Pharaoh,King of Egypt

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Pharaoh,King of Egypt

Margaret Todd Maitland

History; African history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

The powerful image that the kings of Egypt presented to their subjects was so awe inspiring and captivating that people today... [more]

$21.99

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The Archaeology of Ancient Egypt: Beyond Pharaohs

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The Archaeology of Ancient Egypt: Beyond Pharaohs

Douglas J. Brewer (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

An introduction to the archaeological study of ancient Egypt which bridges the gap between disciplines by explaining how archaeologists... [more]

$39.95

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Mildenhall Treasure

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Mildenhall Treasure

Richard Hobbs

History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

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In 1942, while ploughing a field near Mildenhall in Suffolk, eastern England, Gordon Butcher stumbled upon a hoard of 34 silver... [more]

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Medieval Castles

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Medieval Castles

O.H. Creighton, Robert Higham

Castles & fortifications; History; Archaeology

Paperback

A great new concise guide to the archaeology and architecture of medieval castles in England and Wales. Creighton and Higham... [more]

$14.99

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Mycenaean Citadels C. 1350-1200 BC

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Mycenaean Citadels C. 1350-1200 BC

Nic Fields

History; European history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

From 1600 BC urban civilisation in Greece began to thrive and the power of a number of warlord states began to be felt around... [more]

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Bronze Age Greek Warrior 1600-1100 BC

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Bronze Age Greek Warrior 1600-1100 BC

Raffaele D'Amato, Andrea Salimbeti

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

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More than a century has passed past since German archeologist Heinrich Schliemann discovered the treasures of Bronze Age Mycenae.... [more]

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31 BC

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31 BC

David Stuttard, Sam Moorhead

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

A sequel to the popular AD 410: the Year that Shook Rome , this book reveals the tragic romance between Antony and Cleopatra,... [more]

$21.99

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Angkor: A Century of Travel Experience in Every Guide Book

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Angkor: A Century of Travel Experience in Every Guide Book

Marilia Albanese

History; Asian history; Archaeology by period & region

Paperback

Few places in the world are as fascinating as Angkor, the heart of the immense Khmer empire that flourished in Indochina from... [more]

$24.99

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Mycenaean Greece, Mediterranean Commerce, and the Formation of Identity

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Mycenaean Greece, Mediterranean Commerce, and the Formation of Identity...

Bryan E. Burns (Wellesley College, Massachusetts)

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

Paperback

A new understanding of the effects of Mediterranean trade on Mycenaean Greece, which considers the possibilities represented... [more]

$62.95

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Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Complete Beginners

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Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Complete Beginners

Bill Manley

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology

Paperback

Presents a fresh approach to reading ancient Egyptian hieroglyphs, this introduction assumes no previous knowledge of grammar... [more]

$27.99

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Archaeology:Theories,Methon,Practice

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Archaeology:Theories,Methon,Practice

Lord Colin Renfrew, Paul Bahn

History; Archaeological theory; Archaeological methodology & techniques

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Provides coverage of the major developments in archaeological method, science, technology and theory. This title explores... [more]

$65.00

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Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness Tradition

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Ancient Israel in Sinai: The Evidence for the Authenticity of the Wilderness...

James K. Hoffmeier

History; Biblical archaeology; The Early Church; Hindu worship, rites & ceremonies; Judaism

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Hoffmeier examines the Wilderness narratives of Exodus, Leviticus, and Numbers. As director of the North Sinai Archaeological... [more]

$45.95

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Religion and Ritual in Ancient Egypt

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Religion and Ritual in Ancient Egypt

Emily Teeter (University of Chicago)

History; Egyptian archaeology & Egyptology; Religion: general

Paperback

This book is a vivid reconstruction of ancient Egyptian religious rituals that were enacted in temples, tombs, and private... [more]

$54.95

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The City in the Roman West, c.250 BC-c.AD 250

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The City in the Roman West, c.250 BC-c.AD 250

Simon Esmonde Cleary, Ray Laurence, Gareth Sears

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

Paperback

A well-illustrated overview of the development of cities in the Western Roman provinces. [more]

$56.95

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Resurrecting Pompeii

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Resurrecting Pompeii

Estelle Lazer (University of Sydney, Australia)

History; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology

Paperback

Pompeii has been excavated and studied since 1748. This book presents a study of a site from antiquity with information about... [more]

$65.99

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