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- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95
Originally published between 1920-70, The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize the most up to date findings and theories of historians,... more...
- Philipp von Zabern Verlag 2010; US$ 18.11
Die antike Metropole Ephesos ist eine der meist besuchten Ausgrabungsstätten in der Türkei und Ort eines Weltwunders der Antike: des Tempels der Artemis. Seit mehr als 100 Jahren werden Heiligtum und Stadt archäologisch untersucht. Die heute sichtbaren Denkmäler vermitteln nicht nur ein eindrucksvolles Bild einer antiken Stadt, sondern lassen historische... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00
Violent conflict between individuals and groups was as common in the ancient world as it has been in more recent history. Detested in theory, it nevertheless became as frequent as war between sovereign states. The importance of such ? stasis ? was recognised by political thinkers of the time, especially Thucydides and Aristotle, both of whom tried... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00
Historians are used to studying the origins of war. The rebuilding in the aftermath of war is a subject that ? at least in the case of Athens ? has received far less attention. Along with the problems of reconstructing the economy and replenishing the population, the problem of renegotiating political consensus was equally acute. Athens after... more...
- Aarhus University Press 2009; US$ 34.58
The papers in this volume are based on an international conference organized by Jesper Tae Jensen, 9-10 January 2004 at the Department of Classical Archaeology, together with the Centre for Studies of Antiquities, University of Aarhus. They illustrate the interplay between the studies of classical archaeology, religion, history, and musicology. The... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 16.78
Der Begriff ?Spätantike? bezeichnet die Epoche vom Tode Konstantins des Großen bis zum Ende des römischen Reiches im Westen. Es ist die letzte von der Antike noch unmittelbar bestimmte Phase der Geschichte des Mittelmeerraumes, die mit dem Übergang zum abendländischen Mittelalter endet. Konstantin verhalf dem theologisch wie hierarchisch gut organisierten... more...
- Princeton University Press 2014; US$ 35.00
Most classical authors and modern historians depict the ancient Greek world as essentially stable and even static, once the so-called colonization movement came to an end. But Robert Garland argues that the Greeks were highly mobile, that their movement was essential to the survival, success, and sheer sustainability of their society, and that this... more...
- American School of Classical Studies at Athens 2014; US$ 10.00
Written for the general visitor, the Athenian Agora Museum Guide is a companion to the 2010 edition of the Athenian Agora Site Guide and leads the reader through all of the display spaces within the Stoa of Attalos in the Athenian Agora the terrace, the ground-floor colonnade, and the newly opened upper story. The guide also discusses each case... more...