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The War That Killed Achilles: The True Story of Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2009

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01072264

ISBN: 0670021121

Condition: Fine


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The War That Killed Achilles: The True Story of Homer's Iliad and the Trojan War

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2009

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01104064

ISBN: 0670021121

Condition: Fine


"Spirited and provocative...a nobly bold even rousing venture...it would be hard to find a faster, livelier, more compact introduction to such a great range of recent Iliadic explorations." - Steve Coates, The New York Times. 296pp. View more info

Aspects of Roman History AD 14-117

By: Alston, Richard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1998

Seller ID: 01110080

ISBN: 0415132363

Condition: Fine


Owner’s name stamped on bottom outside edge of text block. Handstamp, short note on rear free end paper. View more info

The Campaigns of Alexander

By: Arrian

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01111192

ISBN: 088029079X

Condition: Very Good


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The Roman Games

By: Auguet, Ronald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01101511

ISBN: 0586039783

Condition: Very Good


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The Night Attila Died: Solving the Murder of Attila the Hun

By: Babcock, Michael A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 2005

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01098213

ISBN: 0425202720

Condition: Very Good


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The Night Attila Died: Solving the Murder of Attila the Hun

By: Babcock, Michael A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01108100

ISBN: 0425202720

Condition: Near Fine


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Romans and Aliens

By: Balsdon, J.P.V.D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 1979

Seller ID: 01101625

ISBN: 0807813834

Condition: Near Fine


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Romans and Aliens

By: Balsdon, J.P.V.D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 1979

Seller ID: 01112863

ISBN: 0807813834

Condition: Very Good


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Roman Women: Their History and Habits

By: Balsdon, J.P.V.D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 01115285

ISBN: 0760708622

Condition: Near Fine


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The Day of the Barbarians: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co.: 2008

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01068391

ISBN: 0802716717

Condition: Very Good


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The Day of the Barbarians: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co.: 2007

Edition: 1st U.S. Printing

Seller ID: 01103720

ISBN: 0802715710

Condition: Fine


From Publishers Weekly: Medievalist Barbero (The Battle: A New History of Waterloo) offers a revisionist history of the relatively obscure battle of Adrianople, arguing that the course of world history changed after the clash in 378, in the eastern Roman province of Thrace, between an army of Goths and a Roman imperial army. The battle resulted in an overwhelming barbarian victory - the eastern emperor Valens died along with two-thirds of his army - setting in motion a t... View more info

Caligula: The Corruption of Power

By: Barrett, Anthony A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1990

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01056170

ISBN: 0300046537

Condition: Fine


Making judicious use of the often incomplete and inconsistent sources from the life and rule of Caligula, Roman emperor A.D. 37-41, Barrett has succeeded in writing a detailed and full study intended to appeal to informed readers and students of Roman history. The historical significance of Caligula's reign is also examined, e.g., his treatment of Jews and plans to conquer Britain. In sum, Barrett's book offers new insights into a figure often avoided by academic biograp... View more info

Caligula: The Corruption of Power

By: Barrett, Anthony A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1990

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01081038

ISBN: 0300046537

Condition: Near Fine


Making judicious use of the often incomplete and inconsistent sources from the life and rule of Caligula, Roman emperor A.D. 37-41, Barrett has succeeded in writing a detailed and full study intended to appeal to informed readers and students of Roman history. The historical significance of Caligula's reign is also examined, e.g., his treatment of Jews and plans to conquer Britain. In sum, Barrett's book offers new insights into a figure often avoided by academic biograp... View more info

Spectacle Entertainments of Early Imperial Rome

By: Beacham, Richard C.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1999

Edition: BCE

Seller ID: 01109861

ISBN: 0300073828

Condition: Fine


Owner’s name stamped on bottom outside edge of text block. Handstamp, short note on rear free end paper. View more info

Classical Living: Reconnecting with the Rituals of Ancient Rome

By: Bernstein, Frances

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Francisco, HarperSanFrancisco: 2000

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01029542

ISBN: 0062516248

Condition: Near Fine


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Roman Military Equipment: from the Punic Wars to the Fall of Rome

By: Bishop, M.C., and J.C.N. Coulston

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Ltd.: 1993

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01087793

ISBN: 0713466375

Condition: Near Fine


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Roman Military Equipment: From the Punic Wars to the Fall of Rome

By: Bishop, M.C., and J.C.N. Coulston

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford Ltd.: 1993

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01044006

ISBN: 0713466375

Condition: Fine


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The Origins of Rome

By: Block, Raymond

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1966

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 1001373

Condition: Good


Includes 60 Photos, 17 drawings and five maps. Ex-library with usual markings and labels, dust jacket in plastic sleeve, glued to end papers. View more info

The Oxford History of the Classical World

By: Boardman, John, Jasper Griffin and Oswyn Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1986

Seller ID: 01110948

ISBN: 0198721129

Condition: Near Fine (small fault)


Gilt titles on black cloth. 882pp. 16 color plates, 10 maps, and more than 250 black-and-white illustrations throughout. Top outside corners bumped, barely noticeable within new Brodart sleeve. View more info