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  • Galen

    A Thinking Doctor in Imperial Rome, 1st Edition

    By Vivian Nutton

    This volume offers a comprehensive biography of the Roman physician Galen, and explores his activities and ideas as a doctor and intellectual, as well as his reception in later centuries. Nutton’s wide-ranging study surveys Galen's early life and medical education, as well as his later career in…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Ancient Biographies

  • The Romans

    An Introduction, 4th Edition

    By Abigail Graham, Antony Kamm

    The Romans: An Introduction is a concise, readable and comprehensive survey of the Roman world, which explores 1,200 years of political, military and cultural history alongside religion, social pressures, literature, art and architecture. This new edition includes updated and revised materials…

    Paperback – 2020-05-25 
    Routledge
    Peoples of the Ancient World

  • Roman Architecture

    2nd Edition

    By Frank Sear

    In this fully updated new edition, Frank Sear offers a thorough overview of the history of architecture in the Roman Empire. Arranged logically in six historical sections interspersed with material on Roman architects and their techniques, the building types found in Roman cities and the different…

    Paperback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Byzantium, 602–1453

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Harris

    Introduction to Byzantium, 602-1453 provides students with an accessible guide to medieval Byzantium. Beginning with the near collapse of Byzantium in the seventh century, the book traces its survival and development through to its absorption by the Ottoman Empire. As well as having an overall…

    Paperback – 2020-04-13 
    Routledge

  • Rome, Persia, and Arabia

    Shaping the Middle East from Pompey to Muhammad, 1st Edition

    By Greg Fisher

    Rome, Persia, and Arabia traces the enormous impact that the Great Powers of antiquity exerted on Arabia and the Arabs, between the arrival of Roman forces in the Middle East in 63 BC and the death of the Prophet Muhammad in AD 632. Richly illustrated and covering a vast area from the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • Ancient Fairy and Folk Tales

    An Anthology, 1st Edition

    By Graham Anderson

    This anthology explores the multitude of evidence for recognisable fairy tales drawn from sources in the much older cultures of the ancient world, appearing much earlier than the 17th century where awareness of most fairy tales tends to begin. It presents versions of Cinderella, The Emperor’s New…

    Paperback – 2019-11-07
    Routledge

  • Greek and Roman Technology

    A Sourcebook of Translated Greek and Roman Texts, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew N. Sherwood, Milorad Nikolic, John W. Humphrey, John P. Oleson

    In this new edition of Greek and Roman Technology, the authors translate and annotate key passages from ancient texts to provide a history and analysis of the origins and development of technology in the classical world. Sherwood and Nikolic, with Humphrey and Oleson, provide a comprehensive and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Sourcebooks for the Ancient World

  • The Old Testament

    A Concise Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Brent A. Strawn

    This concise volume introduces readers to the three main sections of the Hebrew Bible (Tanakh) and to the biblical books found in each. It is organized around two primary "stories": the story that scholars tell about the Old Testament and the story the literature itself tells. Concluding with a…

    Paperback – 2019-10-14
    Routledge

  • Philosophic Classics: Ancient Philosophy, Volume I

    7th Edition

    Edited by Forrest E. Baird

    This seventh edition of Philosophic Classics, Volume I: Ancient Philosophy includes essential writings of the most important Greek philosophers, along with selections from some of their Roman followers. In updating this edition, editor Forrest E. Baird has continued to follow the same…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17
    Routledge
    Philosophic Classics

  • Islamic and Comparative Religious Studies

    Selected Writings, 1st Edition

    By William A. Graham

    William A Graham, a leading international scholar in the field of Islamic Studies, gathers together his selected writings under three sections: 1.History and Interpretation of Islamic Religion; 2.The Qur'an as Scripture, and 3. Scripture in the History of Religion. Each section opens with a new…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Ashgate Contemporary Thinkers on Religion: Collected Works

  • 'There's such Divinity doth Hedge a King'

    Selected Essays of Nicolas Wyatt on Royal Ideology in Ugaritic and Old Testament Literature, 1st Edition

    By Nicolas Wyatt

    The ideology of power is as much a part of modern life as in the ancient world, in which it has its long-lasting roots. Communities have always provided a supernatural sanction for the maintenance of power by the few, often dressing it up in elaborate mythic fictions, rich iconography and complex…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Society for Old Testament Study

  • Thiselton on Hermeneutics

    The Collected Works and New Essays of Anthony Thiselton, 1st Edition

    By Anthony C. Thiselton

    Hermeneutics is an interdisciplinary study of how we interpret texts, especially biblical texts, in the light of theories of understanding in philosophy, meaning in literary theory, and of theology. This volume brings together the seminal thought of a leading contemporary pioneer in this field.…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Ashgate Contemporary Thinkers on Religion: Collected Works

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