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Women & Power: A Manifesto

Hardback, 02/11/2017, £7.99
£7.19

Roman Triumph

Paperback, 05/05/2009, £28.95
£26.06
How can we re-create the ceremony as it was celebrated in Rome? How can we piece together its elusive traces in art and literature? This work addresses these questions, focusing on the intriguing process of sifting through and making sense of what constitutes 'history'.

Rome in the Late Republic

Paperback, 27/01/2000, £17.99
£16.19
This textbook outlines the factors that every student must assess for a proper understanding of the period, from the attitudes of the aristocracy and the role of state religion to the function of political institutions.

Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

Hardback, 01/03/2018, £15.00
£13.50

It's a Don's Life

Paperback, 05/11/2009, £9.99
£8.99
Covers the author's famous blog, A Don's Life, that ran on the "TLS" website for over three years.

Parthenon

Paperback, 20/05/2010, £9.99
£8.99
The ruined silhouette of the Parthenon on its hill above Athens is one of the world's most famous images. Its 'looted' Elgin Marbles are a global cause celebre. But what actually are they? This work tells the history and explains the significance of the Parthenon, the temple of the virgin goddess Athena, the divine patroness of ancient Athens.

Pompeii: The Life of a Roman Town

Paperback, 04/11/2010, £9.99
£8.99
'The world's most controversial classicist debunks our movie-style myths about the Roman town with meticulous scholarship and propulsive energy - scrutinising and animated in equal measure' Laura Silverman, Daily Mail

Women & Power: A Manifesto

Paperback, 01/11/2018, £6.99
£6.29

Classics: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 24/02/2000, £8.99
£8.09
Starting with a visit to the British Museum, the authors prompt us to consider the significance of Classics as a means of discovery and enquiry, its value in terms of literature, philosophy, and culture, and its importance as a source of imagery.

Confronting the Classics: Traditions, Adventures and Innovations

Paperback, 13/03/2014, £9.99
£8.99
Explores our rich classical heritage - from Greek drama to Roman jokes, introducing some larger-than-life characters of history, such as Alexander the Great, and Nero. The author invites you into the places where Greeks and Romans lived and died, from the palace at Knossos to Cleopatra's Alexandria - and reveals the often hidden world of slaves.

Classical Art

Paperback, 26/04/2001, £18.99
£17.09
This look at Classical art starts with the excavation of the buried city of Pompeii, and investigates the monuments of ancient tyrants, and the sensual beauty of Apollo and Venus. Concluding with the human portrait, it highlights the re-discovery of Classical art in the modern world.

SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome

Paperback, 01/04/2016, £10.99
£9.89