Classical Studies Products

  • A Descriptive Catalogue of the Musical Manuscript Collection of the National Library of Greece

    Byzantine Chant and Other Music Repertory Recovered, 1st Edition

    By Diane H. Touliatos-Miles

    The National Library of Greece (Ethnike Bibliothike tes Ellados) is one of the richest depositories of Byzantine musical manuscripts and is surpassed by its holdings in Greece only by the multitude of manuscripts found in the monasteries of Mount Athos. In spite of being such a rich archive, the…

    Hardback – 2010-10-13

  • From Solon to Socrates

    Greek History and Civilization During the 6th and 5th Centuries BC, 1st Edition

    By Victor Ehrenberg

    From Solon to Socrates is a magisterial narrative introduction to what is generally regarded as the most important period of Greek history. Stressing the unity of Greek history and the centrality of Athens, Victor Ehrenberg covers a rich and diverse range of political, economic, military and…

    Paperback – 2010-08-27
    Routledge Classics

  • From the Gracchi to Nero

    A History of Rome 133 BC to AD 68, 1st Edition

    By H.H. Scullard

    From the Gracchi to Nero is an outstanding history of the Roman world from 133 BC to 68 AD. Fifty years since publication it is widely hailed as the classic survey of the period, going through many revised and updated editions until H.H. Scullard’s death. It explores the decline and fall of the…

    Paperback – 2010-08-27
    Routledge Classics

  • Handbook for Classical Research

    1st Edition

    By David M. Schaps

    One of the glories of the Greco-Roman classics is the opportunity that they give us to consider a great culture in its entirety; but our ability to do that depends on our ability to work comfortably with very varied fields of scholarship. The Handbook for Classical Research offers guidance to…

    Paperback – 2010-08-16

  • Augustus

    Image and Substance, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Levick

    Throughout a long and spectacularly successful political life, the Emperor Augustus (63BC-AD14) was a master of spin.  Barbara Levick exposes the techniques which he used to disguise the ruthlessness of his rise to power and to enhance his successes once power was achieved. There was, she…

    Paperback – 2010-07-29

  • Ancient Greece

    Social and Historical Documents from Archaic Times to the Death of Alexander the Great, 3rd Edition

    By Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland

    Edited by Matthew Dillon, Lynda Garland

    In this revised edition, Matthew Dillon and Lynda Garland have expanded the chronological range of Ancient Greece to include the Greek world of the fourth century. The sourcebook now ranges from the first lines of Greek literature to the death of Alexander the Great, covering all of the main…

    Paperback – 2010-06-17
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • A Plato Primer

    1st Edition

    By J.D.G. Evans

    "A Plato Primer" introduces beginning students and the general reader to the main theses, concepts and arguments in Plato's philosophy. Subtle, versatile and multi-faceted though Plato's thought undoubtedly is, it has a core that needs to be explored and savoured. Evans presents this core, as it…

    Hardback – 2010-05-26

  • The Carthaginians

    1st Edition

    By Dexter Hoyos

    The Carthaginians reveals the complex culture, society and achievements of a famous, yet misunderstood, ancient people. Beginning as Phoenician settlers in North Africa, the Carthaginians then broadened their civilization with influences from neighbouring North African peoples, Egypt, and the Greek…

    Paperback – 2010-05-19
    Peoples of the Ancient World

  • Aspects of Roman History 82BC-AD14

    A Source-based Approach, 1st Edition

    By Mark Everson Davies, Hilary Swain

    Aspects of Roman History 82BC–AD14 examines the political and military history of Rome and its empire in the Ciceronian and Augustan ages. It is an indispensable introduction to this central period of Roman History for all students of Roman history, from pre-university to undergraduate level. This…

    Paperback – 2010-05-11
    Aspects of Classical Civilization

  • Aphrodite

    1st Edition

    By Monica S. Cyrino

    Aphrodite explores the many myths and meanings of the Greek goddess of love, sex and beauty. One of the most widely worshipped and popular deities in Greek antiquity, Aphrodite emerges from the imaginations of the ancient Greek writers and artists as a multifaceted, powerful and charismatic figure.…

    Paperback – 2010-03-29
    Gods and Heroes of the Ancient World

  • Aspects of Greek History 750-323BC

    A Source-Based Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Terry Buckley

    Aspects of Greek History 750- 323 BC: A Source-Based Approach offers an indispensable introduction to the central period of Greek History for all students of classics, from pre-university to undergraduate level. Chapter by chapter, the relevant historical periods from the age of colonization to…

    Paperback – 2010-02-10
    Aspects of Classical Civilization

  • Three Plays by Aristophanes

    Staging Women, 2nd Edition

    By Jeffrey Henderson

    These three plays by the great comic playwright Aristophanes (c. 446-386 BCE), the well-known Lysistrata, and the less familiar Women at the Thesmophoria and Assemblywomen, are the earliest surviving portrayals of contemporary women in the European literary tradition. These plays provide a unique…

    Paperback – 2010-02-04
    The New Classical Canon

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