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Ancient American Art: In Detail
Colin McEwan.
Publisher: Harvard.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780674033153.  Daedalus Item Code: 40043
 
Gorgeously illustrated with items of jade, turquoise, featherwork, wood, stone, metalwork, ceramics, and textiles from Mexico and Central and South America—including lifelike Olmec figures in kaolin ... (Read More)
 
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Ancient Egypt on Five Deben a Day
Donald P. Ryan.
Publisher: Thames & Hudson.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780500251485.  Daedalus Item Code: 71101
 
If ever a troublesome time warp should send you back to the 13th century BC, this is the only guide you'll need to navigate your way around the Egypt of Ramesses the Great. Sail up the Nile and visit ... (Read More)
 
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Beyond the Gates of Fire: New Perspectives on the Battle of Thermopylae
Christopher Matthew & Matthew Trundle, ed. Philip de Souza, foreword.
Publisher: Pen & Sword.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781848847910.  Daedalus Item Code: 70571
 
The 480 BC Battle of Thermopylae is one of the most legendary battles in history, and the heroism of the 300 Spartans who faced the full might of the Persian host has become the stuff of legend, ... (Read More)
 
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Byzantium: Capital of an Ancient Empire
Giles Morgan.
Publisher: Pocket Essentials.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781843445951.  Daedalus Item Code: 71861
 
Today it is Istanbul, the city at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, yet for more than a thousand years it was Constantinople, eastern capital of the Roman Empire, and for a thousand years before ... (Read More)
 
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Caiaphas: The High Priest
Adele Reinhartz.
Publisher: South Carolina.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781570039461.  Daedalus Item Code: 71459
 
As the Roman-appointed high priest who had a hand in orchestrating Jesus's crucifixion, Caiaphas secured his place in infamy alongside Pontius Pilate. Viewing Caiaphas as more than just a ... (Read More)
 
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The Cave and the Light: Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization
Arthur Herman.
Publisher: Random House.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780553807301.  Daedalus Item Code: 72074
 
Believing that contemplation can lead to enlightenment, Plato eventually found himself at odds with his greatest pupil Aristotle, who posited that observation and hands-on experience would foster ... (Read More)
 
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The Classics Magpie: From Chariot-Racing Hooligans to Debauched Dinner Parties—A Miscellany that Shakes the Dust Off the Ancient World
Jane Hood.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9781848317307.  Daedalus Item Code: 71450
 
Who first thought of atoms? How much can you learn about archaeology from an oil lamp? Who came up with the theory of the "wandering womb?" And which tragedian was killed when a tortoise fell on his ... (Read More)
 
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The Code of Kings: The Language of Seven Sacred Maya Temples and Tombs
Linda Schele & Peter Mathews. Justin Kerr & Macduff Everton, photos.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684852096.  Daedalus Item Code: 62135
 
This unique guide to seven major sites of Maya civilization highlights the pioneering work of two scholars of ancient America, illustrated with line drawings and photos throughout. In deciphering the ... (Read More)
 
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Constantine: Unconquered Emperor, Christian Victor
Paul Stephenson.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780857381668.  Daedalus Item Code: 62376
 
In 312 AD, Constantine—one of four Roman emperors ruling a divided empire—marched on Rome to establish his sole control of its western half. Having had a vision of a glowing cross in the sky, ... (Read More)
 
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Greece: An Illustrated History
Tom Stone.
Publisher: Hippocrene.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780781807555.  Daedalus Item Code: 62587
 
From the Cenozoic upheavals that formed the Greek archipelago to the political movements in the 20th century that overturned a military junta and the monarchy, this informative and entertaining ... (Read More)
 
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The Greek Myths: Stories of the Greek Gods and Heroes Vividly Retold
Robin Waterfield & Kathryn Waterfield.
Publisher: Quercus.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857382887.  Daedalus Item Code: 71220
 
From Achilles rampant on the fields of Troy to the gods at sport on Mount Olympus, from Icarus flying too close to the sun to the superhuman feats of Heracles, Theseus, and the wily Odysseus, the ... (Read More)
 
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The Historical Atlas of Judaism
Ian Barnes & Josephine Bacon.
Publisher: Chartwell.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780785827467.  Daedalus Item Code: 71385
 
With color photos and reproductions of art throughout, and more than 100 maps, this illustrated history surveys the 4,000-year heritage of the Jewish world from its emergence in ancient Palestine up ... (Read More)
 
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