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Classical Studies 2017 New & Forthcoming Book Collection

We're delighted to share this collection which showcases our new and forthcoming Classical Studies books publishing in 2017.

Featured Titles

  • Ancient Near Eastern History and Culture

    3rd Edition

    By William H. Stiebing Jr., Susan N. Helft

    Organized by the periods, kingdoms, and empires generally used in ancient Near Eastern political history, Ancient Near Eastern History and Culture interlaces social and cultural history with a political narrative. Charts, figures, maps, and historical documents introduce the reader to the material…

    Paperback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge

  • Ancient Macedonia

    By Carol J. King

    The first English-language monograph on ancient Macedonia in almost thirty years, Carol J. King's book provides a detailed narrative account of the rise and fall of Macedonian power in the Balkan Peninsula and the Aegean region during the five-hundred-year period of the Macedonian monarchy from the…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • Understanding Latin Literature

    2nd Edition

    By Susanna Morton Braund

    Understanding Latin Literature is a highly accessible, user-friendly work that provides a fresh and illuminating introduction to the most important aspects of Latin prose and poetry. This second edition is heavily revised to reflect recent developments in scholarship, especially in the area of the…

    Paperback – 2017-01-23
    Routledge
    Understanding the Ancient World

  • The Women of Pliny's Letters

    By Jo-Ann Shelton

    Pliny's letters offer a significant source of information about the lives of Roman women (predominantly, though not exclusively, upper-class women) during the late first and early second centuries CE. In the 368 letters included in his ten published books of epistles, Pliny mentions over 30 women…

    Hardback – 2012-11-16
    Routledge
    Women of the Ancient World

  • The Roman Garden

    Space, Sense, and Society

    By Katharine T. von Stackelberg

    This innovative book is the first comprehensive study of ancient Roman gardens to combine literary and archaeological evidence with contemporary space theory. It applies a variety of interdisciplinary methods including access analysis, literary and gender theory to offer a critical framework for…

    Hardback – 2009-06-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies