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  • The Ancient Near East

    History, Society and Economy, 1st Edition

    By Mario Liverani

    The Ancient Near East reveals three millennia of history (c. 3500–500 bc) in a single work. Liverani draws upon over 25 years’ worth of experience and this personal odyssey has enabled him to retrace the history of the peoples of the Ancient Near East. The history of the Sumerians, Hittites,…

    Paperback – 2013-11-15
    Routledge

  • Aspects of Roman History 31 BC-AD 117

    2nd Edition

    By Richard Alston

    This new edition of Aspects of Roman History 31 BC- AD 117 provides an easily accessible guide to the history of the early Roman Empire. Taking the reader through the major political events of the crucial first 150 years of Roman imperial history, from the Empire’s foundation under Augustus to the…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11
    Routledge
    Aspects of Classical Civilization

  • Greek Rational Medicine

    Philosophy and Medicine from Alcmaeon to the Alexandrians, 1st Edition

    By James Longrigg

    The ancient Greek medical thinkers were profoundly influenced by Ionian natural philosophy. This philosophy caused them to adopt a radically new attitude towards disease and healing. James Longrigg shows how their rational attitudes ultimately resulted in levels of sophistication largely…

    Paperback – 2013-10-31
    Routledge

  • Pompeii and Herculaneum

    A Sourcebook, 2nd Edition

    By Alison E. Cooley, M. G. L. Cooley

    The original edition of Pompeii: A Sourcebook was a crucial resource for students of the site. Now updated to include material from Herculaneum, the neighbouring town also buried in the eruption of Vesuvius, Pompeii and Herculaneum: A Sourcebook allows readers to form a richer and more diverse…

    Paperback – 2013-10-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • Women in the Ancient Near East

    A Sourcebook, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Chavalas

    Women in the Ancient Near East provides a collection of primary sources that further our understanding of women from Mesopotamian and Near Eastern civilizations, from the earliest historical and literary texts in the third millennium BC to the end of Mesopotamian political autonomy in the sixth…

    Paperback – 2013-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric

    4th Edition

    By James J. Murphy, Richard A. Katula, Michael Hoppmann

    Continuing its tradition of providing students with a thorough review of ancient Greek and Roman rhetorical theory and practices, A Synoptic History of Classical Rhetoric is the premier text for undergraduate courses and graduate seminars in the history of rhetoric. Offering vivid examples of each…

    Paperback – 2013-07-23
    Routledge

  • Ancient Near East: The Basics

    1st Edition

    By Daniel C. Snell

    Ancient Near East: The Basics surveys the history of the ancient Middle East from the invention of writing to Alexander the Great’s conquest. The book introduces both the physical and intellectual environment of those times, the struggles of state-building and empire construction, and the dissent…

    Paperback – 2013-06-17
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • 'The Unconquered Land' and Other Old Testament Essays

    Selected Studies by Rudolf Smend, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Barker

    Edited by Edward Ball

    This final book published in the Ashgate SOTS monograph series collects together for the first time in English translation a selection of important essays on central themes and texts in Old Testament criticism and exegesis by Rudolf Smend, one of the world's most eminent senior scholars in the…

    Hardback – 2013-04-17
    Routledge
    Society for Old Testament Study

  • Late Antiquity on the Eve of Islam

    1st Edition

    Edited by Averil Cameron

    This volume reflects the huge upsurge of interest in the Near East and early Islam currently taking place among historians of late antiquity. At the same time, Islamicists and Qur'anic scholars are also increasingly seeking to place the life of Muhammad and the Qur'an in a late antique background.…

    Hardback – 2013-04-17
    Routledge
    The Formation of the Classical Islamic World

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics

    1st Edition

    By Gerard J Hughes

    Written by one of the most important founding figures of Western philosophy, Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics represents a critical point in the study of ethics which has influenced the direction of modern philosophy. The Routledge Guidebook to Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics introduces the major…

    Paperback – 2013-01-31
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • The Routledge Guidebook to Plato's Republic

    1st Edition

    By Nickolas Pappas

    Plato, often cited as a founding father of Western philosophy, set out ideas in the Republic regarding the nature of justice, order, and the character of the just individual, that endure into the modern day. The Routledge Guidebook to Plato’s Republic introduces the major themes in Plato’s great…

    Paperback – 2013-01-31
    Routledge
    The Routledge Guides to the Great Books

  • Ancient Medicine

    2nd Edition

    By Vivian Nutton

    The first edition of Ancient Medicine was the most complete examination of the medicine of the ancient world for a hundred years. The new edition includes the key discoveries made since the first edition, especially from important texts discovered in recent finds of papyri and manuscripts, making…

    Paperback – 2012-11-01
    Routledge
    Sciences of Antiquity

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