New List of Books on Ancient and Medieval History
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The Roman Commonwealth by R.W. Moore An account of Roman life and
culture as it was in its prime. Published in 1953. Hardcover with a
few pen marks underlining small sections of the first four pages of
text, otherwise in very good condition. 255-pages. Price: 13.00
A Guide to the Ancient World: A Dictionary of Classical Place Names
by Michael Grant - A massive reference volume of nearly 900 places
throughout the ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. Published in
1997. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition.
728-pages. Price: $23.00 (#459)
The Bible as History by Werner Keller For more than two decades
this has been a standard text on biblical investigation. Hardcover
with dust jacket in brand new, never read condition. Published in
Price: $16.00 (#573)
Learn Latin by Peter Jones A concise method to learn Latin grammar
and vocabulary. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never read
condition. Published in 1998. 176-pages. Price: $15.00 (#575)
Medieval Cities: Their Origins and the Revival of Trade by Henri
Pirenne A look at European urban growth through the development of
commerce and the class system. Softcover in excellent condition.
Price: $12.00 (#577)
The Visible Past by Michael Grant Archaeological discoveries of
Greek and Roman history. Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent
condition. Published in 1990. Price: $15.00 (#578)
The Origins and Growth of Archaeology by Glyn Daniel An examination
of the how the science of archaeology has developed. Hardcover with
dustjacket, in excellent condition. Published in 1967. 298-pages.
Price: $14.00 (#580)
Herculaneum: Italy's Buried Treasure by Joseph Jay Deiss A vivid
recreation of life on Pompeii's sister city. Softcover in brand new,
never read condition. Published in 1985. 222-pages. Price: $13.00
Greek Political Theory by Ernest Barker A thorough examination of
the political thought of the Sophists, Socrates, Plato and Greek
culture in general. Softcover in good condition. The book shows
signs of age and has some pen marks inside, but is very readable.
468-pages. Price: $8.00 (#582)
The Origins of Rome by Raymond Bloch Examines the many theories
surrounding Rome's origins. Hardcover with dust jacket, in excellent
condition. Published in 1960. 212-pages. Price: $15.00 (#583)
The Common Background of Greek and Hebrew Civilizations by Cyrus H.
Gordon A study of the evidence that both cultures drew on a common
East Mediterranean heritage of the second millenium BC. Softcover in
very good overall condition, though the cover shows signs of age.
Published in 1965. 319-pages. Price: $13.00 (#584)
Excavatios at Ur by Sir Leonard Wooley A detailed account of the 12-
years excavations. Hardcover with dust jacket, in very good overall
condition. Includes a number of photos and illustrations. Published
in 1963. 256-pages. Price: $14.00 (#585)
The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankamen by Howard Carter and AC Mace
A republication of Howard Carter's famous account of the discovery
of the boy-king's tomb. Softcover in excellent condition. Published
in 1977. 231-pages. Price: $10.00 (#586)
The World of Rome by Michael Grant (First Edition) A survey of the
history and culture of the Romans from 133 BC to AD 217, the era of
unparalleled power when they made their greatest impact on the
world. Hardcover with dustjacket in excellent overall condition.
Published in 1960, 322-pages, with numerous photos. Price: $15.00
The Archaeology Handbook by Bill McMillon A field manual and
resource guide. Softcover in brand new, never read condition.
Published in 1991, 259-pages. Price: $12.00 (#588)
Reading the Past: Ancient Writing from Cuneiform to the Alphabet
introduced by JT Hooker An extensive examination of the subject
with numerous photos and illustrations. Hardcover with dust jacket
in brand new, never read condition. Published in 1998, 384-pages.
Price: $18.00 (#589)
The Scythians by Tamara Talbot Rice An examination of this ancient
culture, from the third century BC to the second century AD.
Hardcover with dust jacket in excellent overall condition. Published
in 1957, 255-pages. Price: $13.00 (#590)
The Echo of Greece by Edith Hamilton A interpretation of Greek life
from the period just before the Periclean Age through the fourth
century. Hardcover with dust jacket, in very good condition.
Published in 1957, 224-pages. Price: $13.00 (#591)
The Influence of Sea Power on Ancient History by Chester G. Starr A
look at the subject from the second millenium BC through the end of
the Roman Empire. Hardcover with dust jacket in brand new, never
read condition. Published in 1998, 105-pages. Price: $12.00 (#592)
The World of Tacitus by Donald Dudley A penetrating analysis of the
degeneracy of Imperial Rome and its gradual abandonement of the
traditions, truths and virtues of the past. Hardcover with dust
jacket in excellent condition. Published in 1968, 271-pages. Price:
Pagans and Christians by Robin Lane Fox Religion and religious life
from the second to the fourth century AD when the Gods of Olympus
lost their dominion and Christianity, with the conversion of
Constantine, triumphed in the Mediterranean world. Softcover in
virtualy brand new, never read condition. Published in 1987, 797-
pages. Price: $14.00 (#594)
Etruscan Italy by Henry Harrel-Courtes A superb and provocative
study of Etruscan art and civilization. Hardcover with dust jacket
in excellent condition. Published in 1964, 221-pages. Price: $14.00
Social Life at Rome in the Age of Cicero by William Warde Fowler An
antique volume published in 1909. Hardcover in very good overall
condition, though there are a few pen and pencil markings on a
several pages. 362+ pages. Price: $14.00 (#596)