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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


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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


"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


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


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The Roman Games

By: Auguet, Ronald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01101511


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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


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


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


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


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


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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


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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


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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


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


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

Who Was Who in the Roman World: 753 BC-AD 476

By: Bowder, Diana

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 01101945


256pp. Front cover of jacket sunned. View more info