Resurrection in Alexandria: The Painted Greco-Roman Tombs of Kom Al-Shuqafa

    By Andre Pelle

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    A highly illustrated study of the uniquely decorated tombs of Greco-Roman tombs in Alexandria with the aid of advanced computer technology

    Women in the Museum

    By Joan H. Baldwin

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    -Women in the Museum explores the professional lives of the sector's female workforce.---Provided by publisher.


    By John Man

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    Since the time of the ancient Greeks we have been fascinated by accounts of the Amazons. Following decades of new research, we now know these powerful warrior queens did indeed exist. The author travels from the edge of the ancient Greek world to the borderlands of China, to discover the...


    By Peter Bogucki

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    Beginning in the Stone Age and continuing through the collapse of the Roman empire, Peter Bogucki describes the increasing complexity, technological accomplishments, and distinctive practices of the non-literate peoples known as Barbarians.


    By Christina Riggs

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    Christina Riggs introduces the history, art, and religion of ancient Egypt - as well as the influence they have had through the centuries.

    Winchester: Swithun's `City of Happiness and Good Fortune'

    By Patrick Ottaway

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    Presents the first comprehensive assessment of the archaeological record for one of the most important medieval towns in southern England from earliest times to the present day

    Archaeological Theory in the New Millennium: An Introduction

    By Craig N. Cipolla

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    "Provides an accessible account of the changing world of archaeological theory. It charts the emergence of the new emphasis on relations as well as engaging with current theoretical trends and the thinkers archaeologists regularly employ. This book will be an essential guide to cutting-edge theory for students and for professionals...

    Short History of the Phoenicians

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    Sutton Hoo Story

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    A definitive account of Sutton Hoo, its discovery, history and famed treasure.


    By M. C. Bishop

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    An engaging history that traces the origins, combat uses and legacy of the Roman heavy javelin at war, with appeal to any enthusiast of Roman and ancient warfare.

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