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  • Insurgency In Ancient Times: The Jewish Revolts Against The Seleucid And Roman Empires, 166 BC-73 ADby LTC William T. Sorrells

    Hauraki Publishing 2015; US$ 0.99

    This monograph examines two insurgencies conducted by the Jews in ancient times: The Maccabee Revolt against the Seleucid Empire from 166-164 BC and the Revolt against the Roman Empire from 66-70 AD. The monograph proposes that all insurgencies have a nature and the nature of insurgency is as critical to understanding an insurgency today as it was... more...

  • The Generalship Of Belisariusby Major Anthony Brogna

    Hauraki Publishing 2015; US$ 0.99

    This study reviews the campaigns and battles of the Sixth Century A. D. Byzantine General Belisarius, attempting to extract common threads of military thought and principles and providing an analysis as to the application of his method to today’s military operations. Belisarius won extraordinary victories on three continents, often fighting against... more...

  • Rome In The Teutoburg Forestby LCDR James L. Venckus

    Hauraki Publishing 2014; US$ 0.99

    This paper examines the battle of Teutoburg (9 A.D.), its consequences on the Roman world, and the role cultural misunderstanding played on the tactical, operational, and strategic levels. The Roman commander’s cultural misunderstanding of his enemy caused mistakes at the operational and tactical levels, while the Roman Emperor’s cultural misunderstanding... more...

  • The Ethics of Rhetoricby Richard M. Weaver

    Muriwai Books 2017; US$ 3.99

    In The Ethics of Rhetoric, Richard M. Weaver evaluates the ethical and cultural role of rhetoric and its reflection on society. Weaver draws upon classical notions of rhetoric in Plato’s Phaedrus, and he examines the effectiveness and implications of the manipulation of language in the works of Lincoln, Burke, and Milton. In this collection of essays,... more...

  • Before And After Socratesby Prof. F. M. Cornford

    Hauraki Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99

    ‘Socrates was one of that small number of adventurers who, from time to time, have enlarged the horizon of the human spirit.’ In this book, F. M. Cornford explains why the life and work of Socrates stand out as marking a turning-point in the history of thought. He shows how Socrates revolutionized the concept of philosophy, converting it from the study... more...

  • The Shadow of Atlantisby Colonel A. Braghine

    Hauraki Publishing 2016; US$ 3.99

    First published in 1940, this is one of the great classics of Atlantis research. It amasses a great deal of archaeological, anthropological, historical and scientific evidence in support of a lost continent in the Atlantic Ocean. Braghine covers such diverse topics as Egyptians in Central America, the myth of Quetzalcoatl, the Basque language and its... more...

  • On Alexander’s Track to the Indusby Sir Aurel Stein

    Hauraki Publishing 2016; US$ 3.99

    On Alexander’s Track to the Indus, first published in 1929, is Aurel Stein’s account of the expeditions he mounted following in the footsteps of Alexander the Great during the triumphant invasion that, interestingly, left not a trace in Indian literature or tradition. Stein’s account has justifiably achieved cult status for the dangers and hardships... more...

  • The Great War Between Athens And Sparta: A Companion To The Military History Of Thucydidesby Dr. Bernard W. Henderson

    Hauraki Publishing 2015; US$ 5.99

    As “a companion to the military history of Thucydides,” this learned and thoughtful treatise by a well-known Oxford tutor is assured of a hearty welcome. For Dr. Henderson, in retelling the story of the most famous of all wars, gives the essence of many commentaries on Thucydides, with numerous maps and plans, and also cites recent parallels to the... more...

  • Everyday Things in Ancient Greece [Second Edition]by Marjorie Quennell; Kathleen Freeman; C. H. B. Quennell

    Muriwai Books 2017; US$ 3.99

    First published in 1954, this is the Second Edition of the single-volume amalgamation of husband-and-wife team Marjorie and Charles Quinnells’ three-volume anthology on Greek antiquity, originally between 1929-1932: Everyday Things in Homeric Greece, Everyday Things in Archaic Greece, and Everyday Things in Classical Greece. Part I tells of the Trojan... more...

  • A Great War - More Worthy Of Relation Than Any That Had Preceded Itby Cmdr Kevin M. McGowan

    Hauraki Publishing 2014; US$ 0.99

    The study of military history is a vital component of Joint Professional Military Education (JPME) as a complement to the study of Joint Doctrine. The Joint Military Operations Historical Collection (JMOHC) illustrates principles of Joint Doctrine and Joint Force Employment through historical and modern example of U.S. Joint Force Operations. Thucydides’... more...