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- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
It has been much disputed to what extent thinkers in Greek and Roman antiquity adhered to ideas of evolution and progress in human affairs. Did they lack any conception of process in time, or did they anticipate Darwinian and Lamarckian hypotheses? The Origins of Civilization in Greek and Roman Thought , first published in1986, comprehensively... more...
- Faber & Faber 2016; US$ 21.86
<p>How new is atheism?</p><p>In <i>Battling the Gods</i>, Tim Whitmarsh journeys into the ancient Mediterranean to recover the stories of those who first refused the divinities.</p><p>Long before the Enlightenment sowed the seeds of disbelief in a deeply... more...
- American School of Classical Studies at Athens 2016; US$ 75.00
This volume complements Lerna V: The Neolithic Pottery of Lerna, by K. D. Vitelli, and completes the primary publication of the results of the Neolithic remains retrieved during the excavations conducted by the American School of Classical Studies at Athens from 1952 through 1958 at Lerna in the Argolid. It presents the buildings and other features... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 74.95
The ancient history of Greece holds a great deal of interest to many, particularly to those whose culture and religion grew from early Greek civilisation. Originally published in 1913, Hall provides a thorough history of the origins of Ancient Greek civilisation as well as commenting on Egypt, Syria, Palestine and Babylon amongst others. This title... more...
- Lexington Books 2015; US$ 94.99
This book synthesizes the history of Hellenistic Karia and offers new interpretations for the motives behind cases of sympoliteia , or the merging of city-states, in the region. This study presents new readings of inscriptional evidence, nuancing our understanding of the dynamics of democracy in the Hellenistic period. more...
- Primento Digital 2015; US$ 4.99
Esta guía de lectura ofrece un análisis detallado de la Ilíada de Homero. ¡Ya hemos realizado todo el trabajo de lectura y síntesis por ti! Esta guía incluye: Un resumen completo Un estudio de los personajes Un análisis de los temas Las claves de lectura y pistas de reflexión ¿Por qué elegir ResumenExpress.com? Nuestras publicaciones... more...
- University of Chicago Press 2015; US$ 52.00
The Roman statesman and philosopher Seneca (4 BCE?65 CE) recorded his moral philosophy and reflections on life as a highly original kind of correspondence. Letters on Ethics includes vivid descriptions of town and country life in Nero?s Italy, discussions of poetry and oratory, and philosophical training for Seneca?s friend Lucilius. This volume,... more...
- De Gruyter 2015; US$ 126.00
The Pythagorean theory of the ?Harmony of the Spheres? has been influential in the history of philosophy and science. While much ink has been spilt over its scientific implications, its mythological formulation has not yet received serious scholarly attention. This groundbreaking book fills that gap by offering a sustained study of the... more...
- Princeton University Press 2015; US$ 45.00
This comprehensive introduction to the ancient Greek economy revolutionizes our understanding of the subject and its possibilities. Alain Bresson is one of the world?s leading authorities in the field, and he is helping to redefine it. Here he combines a thorough knowledge of ancient sources with innovative new approaches grounded in recent economic... more...
- Primento Digital 2015; US$ 1.99
Découvrez enfin tout ce qu?il faut savoir sur la guerre de Troie en moins d?une heure ! Épopée légendaire de la mythologie grecque, la guerre de Troie est déclenchée lorsque Pâris, un jeune prince troyen, enlève Hélène, l?épouse de Ménélas et reine de Sparte. Avec l?aide de son frère Agamemnon et l?appui militaire des cités grecques, Ménélas lance... more...