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  • Der König und sein Landby Christian Mileta

    De Gruyter 2008; US$ 78.57

    der Autor legt die erste eigenständige Studie zum königlichen Gebiet (auch: Königsland) im Hellenismus vor. Am Beispiel des königlichen Gebietes von Kleinasien zeigt er, wie Alexander der Grosse und die nachfolgenden Monarchen bzw. die jeweiligen Reichs- und Provinzverwaltungen die riesigen ländlich?indigen geprägten Territorien der hellenistischen... more...

  • Sparta and Lakoniaby Paul Cartledge

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 47.95

    In this fully revised and updated edition of his groundbreaking study, Paul Cartledge uncovers the realities behind the potent myth of Sparta. The book explores both the city-state of Sparta and the territory of Lakonia which it unified and exploited. Combining the more traditional written sources with archaeological and environmental perspectives,... more...

  • Ancient Creteby R. F. Willetts

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • Geschichte als Element antiker Kulturby Hans-Joachim Gehrke

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 0.00

    Der Zusammenhang von Geschichtsvorstellungen und politischen Organisationsformen ist für die griechische Geschichte bisher kaum untersucht worden. Das Buch zeigt, dass genau darin aber ein wesentliches Element sozialer Selbstvergewisserung liegt. Von da her lässt sich auch der spezifische Stellenwert der griechischen Geschichtsschreibung... more...

  • Classical Sparta (Routledge Revivals)by Anton Powell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    This collection, first published in 1989, investigates aspects of the Spartan polity which have often been overlooked or underestimated. Viewed at least until the Renaissance as the epitome of classical virtues, Sparta has in the last two centuries suffered a rapid decline in reputation among liberal-minded scholars, repelled by many of the repressive... more...

  • Aegean Civilizationby Glotz

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 345.00

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...

  • The Greek World After Alexander 323?30 BCby Graham Shipley

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.95

    The Greek World After Alexander 323?30 BC examines social changes in the old and new cities of the Greek world and in the new post-Alexandrian kingdoms. An appraisal of the momentous military and political changes after the era of Alexander, this book considers developments in literature, religion, philosophy, and science, and establishes how... more...

  • Mycenaean Greece (Routledge Revivals)by John T Hooker

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    Mycenaean Greece , first published in 1976, investigates from an historical point of view some of the crucial periods in the Greek Bronze Age. The principal subject is the so-called ?Mycenaean? culture which arose during the sixteenth century BC, as assimilation of the previous ?Helladic? culture of mainland Greece with some of the developments... more...

  • Melothesia in Babyloniaby Markham Judah Geller

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 84.19

    This book examines the Babylonian background of melothesia, the science of charting zodiac influences on the human body, which transformed older divination by connecting astrology with medical techniques.  Special attention is given to a text from late-5th-century Uruk, which is argued to be an important representative of this new approach... more...

  • Thebes in the Fifth Century (Routledge Revivals)by Nancy Demand

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    In the fifth century BC Thebes, faced with the challenges presented by defeat and disgrace in the Persian Wars ? it had sided with the invaders ? succeeded not only in regaining its former prominence, but also in laying the groundwork for its hegemony of Greece in the early part of the fourth century. In Thebes in the Fifth Century , first published... more...