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The Cambridge Companion to the Roman Economy
US$30.50

A sophisticated introduction to and assessment of all aspects of the Roman Empire's economic life.

Rome and China: Comparative Perspectives on Ancient World Empires

Rome and China

Comparative Perspectives on Ancient World Empires

US$33.29

This volume brings together experts in the history of the ancient Mediterranean and early China and...

State Power in Ancient China and Rome
US$65.69

In a series of pioneering comparative studies, leading historians break new ground by exploring...

The Science of Roman History: Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past

The Science of Roman History

Biology, Climate, and the Future of the Past

US$31.85

How the latest cutting-edge science offers a fuller picture of life in Rome and antiquity This...

The Great Leveler: Violence and the History of Inequality from the Stone Age to the Twenty-First Century

The Great Leveler

Violence and the History of Inequality from the Stone Age to the Twenty-First Century

US$17.24

Are mass violence and catastrophes the only forces that can seriously decrease economic inequality?...

The Dynamics of Ancient Empires: State Power from Assyria to Byzantium

The Dynamics of Ancient Empires

State Power from Assyria to Byzantium

US$33.29

The Dynamics of Ancient Empires is designed to address the deficit in the comparative study of...

Cities, Peasants and Food in Classical Antiquity: Essays in Social and Economic History
US$41.50

This is a collection of essays in the social and economic history of Greece and Rome by a leading...

Fiscal Regimes and the Political Economy of Premodern States
US$30.50

The first ever global survey of tax systems and their social and political contexts in premodern...

On Human Bondage: After Slavery and Social Death

On Human Bondage

After Slavery and Social Death

Wiley (2016)
US$89.96

On Human Bondage —a critical reexamination of Orlando Patterson’s groundbreaking Slavery and Social...

The Ancient Economy
US$51.95

The Ancient Economy introduces readers to the nature of economic life in the ancient world, and...