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Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Collection of Mediterranean Antiquities, Vol. 2, The Terracotta CollectionBRILL 2010; US$ 154.00
Continuing the previous volume on the glass collection this volume presents all the Mediterranean Antiquities made of terracotta. Like its predecessor, the volume begins with a discussion of the production techniques and includes an extensive bibliography. more...
- Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 149.99
Widely regarded as major visible field monuments of the Iron Age, hillforts are central to an understanding of later prehistoric communities in Britain and Europe from the later Bronze Age. With such a range of variants represented, no single explanation of their function or social significance could satisfy all possible interpretations of their role.... more...
- De Gruyter 2014; US$ 140.00
Antiquity serves as a reference point for diverse forms of self-understanding in Western cultural and intellectual history. This raises questions concerning the degree to which the spatial, epistemic, and material dimensions of ?antiquity? are relevant to processes of appropriation. This compendium explores the productivity of such limits by means... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 195.00
A Companion to Ethnicity in the Ancient Mediterranean presents a comprehensive collection of essays contributed by Classical Studies scholars that explore questions relating to ethnicity in the ancient Mediterranean world. Covers topics of ethnicity in civilizations ranging from ancient Egypt and Israel, to Greece and Rome, and into Late Antiquity... more...
Ausgrabungen 1998-2001 in der Zentralen Oberstadt von Tall Mozan/Urkes Die Keramik der Früh-Gazira V- Alt-Gazira II-ZeitHarrassowitz Verlag 2014; US$ 193.65
Im vierten Band der ?Studien zur Urbanisierung Nordmesopotamiens? (SUN), Serie A, widmet sich Conrad Schmidt der Keramik der Früh-Gazira V- bis Alt-Gazira II-Zeit (ca. 2100 bis 1600 v. Chr.) aus den Grabungen in der zentralen Oberstadt von Tall Mozan/Urke? in Nordostsyrien. Diese Perioden entsprechen dem Ende der Frühen und einem großen Teil der Mittleren... more...
- Oxbow Books 2011; US$ 30.00
This volume investigates the archaeology of death and commemoration through thematically linked case studies drawn from the Classical world. These investigations stress the processes of burial and commemoration as inherently social and designed for an audience, and they explore the meaning and importance attached to preserving memory. While previous... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 49.95
Antiquity: Greeks and Romans in Context provides a chronological introduction to the history of ancient Mediterranean civilizations within the larger context of its contemporary Eurasian world. Innovative approach organizes Greek and Roman history into a single chronology Combines the traditional historical story with subjects that are central... more...
- Walter de Gruyter, Inc. 2008; US$ 104.00
Millennium pursues a interdisciplinary international approach transcending epochal boundaries to research the First Millennium AD. The editorial board and the advisory board represent a wide range of disciplines contributions from art and literary studies are published alongside historical, theological and philosophical contributions on both... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2000; US$ 23.95
Plutarch's Parallel Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., form a brilliant social history of the ancient world. They were originally presented in a series of books that gave an account of one Greek and one Roman life, followed by a comparison of the two: Theseus and Romulus, Alcibiades and Coriolanus, Demosthenes and Cicero,... more...
- Chicago Review Press 1998; US$ 13.99
Travel back in time to see what life was like in ancient Greece and Rome while having fun with hands-on activities such as making a star gazer; chiseling a clay tablet; weaving Roman sandals; making a Greek mosaic; creating Roman jewelry; throwing Greek pottery; casting a vote in a Roman-style election; and much more. Learn how these civilizations... more...