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- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 150.00
The Roman province of Noricum occupied most of Austria as well as parts of Italy, Germany and the Balkans. Noricum , first published in 1974, presents a comprehensive history of Noricum, from 400 BC to the end of Roman rule in AD 600. Professor Alföldy?s account is predicated on the methodical interpretation of literary, epigraphic and archaeological... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 68.50
In comprehensive detail Margaret King analyzes the activities of the patricians who were predominant in the ranks of the humanists and who made humanist thought a powerful tool in the service of their class and of the city itself. Originally published in 1986. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make... more...
- Franz Steiner Verlag 2013; US$ 69.39
Die räumliche Verortung historischer Erinnerung ist in der geschichtswissenschaftlichen Forschung der jüngeren Zeit intensiv diskutiert worden. Dabei hat die Vorstellung von weitgehend einheitlichen Formen der Erinnerung jedoch bisweilen den Blick auf die Vielschichtigkeit des Phänomens verdeckt. Ein Nebeneinander unterschiedlicher Modi historischer... more...
- Hunter Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99
An amazing resource to anyone traveling to the area. I highly recommend using this book as a reference tool. -- S. Johnson, Amazon reviewer. Italy's northernmost zone, the Veneto includes Padua, Verona, Vicenza, plus Venice itself, which once ruled the area. Some 5,000 Renaissance villas still stand, many by Palladio. A food- and wine-lover's... more...
- Hunter Publishing 2012; US$ 7.99
The Veneto region offers travelers all manner of adventures from the cultural, intellectual sort right down to the seat-of-your-pants thrilling variety. Whether planning your itinerary entirely around a particular activity like a week-long cycling holiday or a language immersion course, or if youre trying to offset your museum and church-heavy... more...
- University of California Press 2014; US$ 37.95
This superb guide brings the work of Filippo Coarelli, one of the most widely published and well-known scholars of Roman topography, archeology and art, to a broad English-language audience. Conveniently organized by walking tours and illustrated throughout with clear maps, drawings, and plans, Rome and Environs: An Archaeological Guide covers all... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 77.95
This book covers one of the more obscure periods of Italian history. What we know of it is presented almost always pejoratively: an unrelieved tale of political absolution, rural refeudalisation, economic crisis, religious repression and cultural decline. But this picture is both incomplete and inaccurate, and in this important new survey Eric Cochrane... more...
- BWV Berliner Wissenschafts-Verlag 2012; US$ 39.98
Hauptbeschreibung Dieser Band versammelt wissenschaftliche Studien und Erfahrungsberichte zur Politikberatung in Verfassungsreformen in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Ferner wird über die Rolle von Wissen und Sachverständigen im Europäischen Konvent berichtet. Ein weiterer Beitrag betrachtet - am Beispiel kommunaler Verfassungsreformen... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 71.95
In his comprehensive overview of 17th century Italy, Professor Sella challenges the old view that Italy was in general decline, instead he shows it to have been a time of sharp contrasts and shifts in fortune. He starts with a balanced and critical analysis of political developments (placing the Italian states in their wider European context) before... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
With its succinct analysis of the overriding issues and detailed case-studies based on the latest archaeological research, this social and economic study of Roman Imperial frontiers is essential reading. Too often the frontier has been represented as a simple linear boundary. The reality, argues Dr Elton, was rather a fuzzy set of interlocking zones... more...