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Flying Snakes and Griffin Claws: And Other Classical Myths, Historical Oddities, and Scientific Curiosities
Adrienne Mayor is renowned for exploring the borders of history, science, archaeology, anthropology,...
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Greek Fire, Poison Arrows, and Scorpion Bombs: Unconventional Warfare in the Ancient World, Revised and Updated Edition
Flamethrowers, poison gases, incendiary bombs, the large-scale spreading of disease: are these terri...
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Conquering the Ocean: The Roman Invasion of Britain
An authoritative new history of the Roman conquest of BritainWhy did Julius Caesar come to Britain?...
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Inventing the Alphabet: The Origins of Letters from Antiquity to the Present
The first comprehensive intellectual history of alphabet studies.Inventing the Alphabet provides the...
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Changing Names: Tradition and Innovation in Ancient Greek Onomastics
Changing Names investigates, in relation to the ancient Greek world, the ways in which preferences i...
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A Greek State in Formation: The Origins of Civilization in Mycenaean Pylos
Although the Mycenaean civilization of the Greek Bronze Age was identified 150 years ago, its origin...
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The Invention of Medicine: From Homer to Hippocrates
Longlisted for the RUNCIMAN AWARD, 2021Medicine is one of the great fields of achievement of the Anc...
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Zenobia: Shooting Star of Palmyra
Hailing from the Syrian city of Palmyra, a woman named Zenobia (also Bathzabbai) governed territory...
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Pearl of the Desert: A History of Palmyra
Palmyra has long attracted the attention of the world. Well before its rediscovery in the seventeent...
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Persians: The Age of The Great Kings
THE PERSIANS is a definitive new history of the Persian Empire, the world’s first superpower.The Gre...
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A Grand Tour of the Roman Empire
The first ever travel guide to the Roman Empire. 'Toner again spins a tale that is enjoyable and...
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Three Epic Battles that Saved Democracy: Marathon, Thermopylae and Salamis
Praise for the author’s A Brief Guide to the Greek Myths: ‘Eminently sane, highly informative’PAUL C...
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Athens: City of Wisdom
A sweeping history of Athens, telling the three-thousand-year story of the birthplace of Western civ...
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A History of Greece, 1300 to 30 BC
A History of Greece: 1300‒30 BC, offers a comprehensive introduction to the foundational political h...
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The Spartans: A Very Short Introduction
The image of Sparta, and the Spartans, is one dyed indelibly into the public consciousness: musclebo...


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