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Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2009)
US$7.19

A highly stimulating introduction to the history of Ancient Greek civilization, from the first...

The Histories
OUP Oxford (1998)
US$6.29

Herodotus is not only known as the `father of history', as Cicero called him, but also the father of...

The Fall of Rome: And the End of Civilization

The Fall of Rome

And the End of Civilization

OUP Oxford (2005)
US$12.59

Why did Rome fall? Vicious barbarian invasions during the fifth century resulted in the cataclysmic...

The Landmark Thucydides: A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War

The Landmark Thucydides

A Comprehensive Guide to the Peloponnesian War

Free Press (1998)
US$20.99

Thucydides called his account of two decades of war between Athens and Sparta “a possssion for all...

Roosevelt's Lost Alliances: How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War

Roosevelt's Lost Alliances

How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War

Princeton University Press (2011)
US$27.25

In the spring of 1945, as the Allied victory in Europe was approaching, the shape of the postwar...

Pen and Sword (2009)

This books explains why the British Army fought the way it did in the First World War. It integrates...

Battle of Dogger Bank: The First Dreadnought Engagement, January 1915

Battle of Dogger Bank

The First Dreadnought Engagement, January 1915

Indiana University Press (2014)
US$9.99

On January 24, 1915, a German naval force commanded by Admiral Franz von Hipper conducted a raid on...

The Roman Empire: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2006)
US$7.19

The Roman Empire was a remarkable achievement. With a population of sixty million people, it...

Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire
Ebury Publishing (2010)
US$15.50

This is the story of the greatest empire the world has ever known. Simon Baker charts the rise and...

The Romans: From Village to Empire

The Romans

From Village to Empire

Oxford University Press (2004)
US$36.89

How did a single village community in the Italian peninsula eventually become one of the mightiest...