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  1. Herodotus and the Question Why
    In the 5th century BCE, Herodotus wrote the first known history to break from the tradition of Homeric storytelling, basing his text on empirical observations and arranging them systematically. Herodotus and the Question Why offers... Learn More
    Published: 15th July 2019
    Hardback | £45.00
  2. Veii

    Veii

    Edited by Jacopo Tabolli and Orlando Cerasuolo

    University of Texas Press

    Reputed to be the richest city of Etruria, Veii was one of the most important cities in the ancient Mediterranean world. It was located ten miles northwest of Rome, and the two cities were alternately allied and at war for over... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2019
    Hardback | £45.00
  3. Urbanism and Empire in Roman Sicily
    Sicily has been the fulcrum of the Mediterranean throughout history. The island’s central geographical position and its status as ancient Rome’s first overseas province make it key to understanding the development... Learn More
    Published: 7th January 2019
    Hardback | £45.00
  4. Homer in Performance
    Before they were written down, the poems attributed to Homer were performed orally, usually by rhapsodes (singers/reciters) who might have traveled from city to city or enjoyed a position in a wealthy household. Even after the... Learn More
    Published: 1st August 2018
    Hardback | £45.00
  5. The Oratory of Classical Greece Collected Set
    This series presents all of the surviving speeches from the late fifth and fourth centuries bc in new translations prepared by leading classical scholars.... Learn More
    Published: 1st May 2018
    Paperback | £207.00
  6. Ancient Greek Law in the 21st Century

    Ancient Greek Law in the 21st Century

    Edited by Paula Perlman

    University of Texas Press

    The ancient Greeks invented written law. Yet, in contrast to later societies in which law became a professional discipline, the Greeks treated laws as components of social and political history, reflecting the daily realities... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2018
    Hardback | £37.00
  7. Controlling Desires
    "Comprehensive, reader-friendly, richly detailed, forthright, subtle, and very clear, Controlling Desires is the only handbook on ancient sexuality that works persistently to offset modern readers' assumptions about sex and sexuality,... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2018
    Paperback | £23.99
  8. Demosthenes, Speeches 23-26

    Demosthenes, Speeches 23-26

    Translated by Edward M. Harris

    University of Texas Press

    This is the fifteenth volume in the Oratory of Classical Greece. This series presents all of the surviving speeches from the late fifth and fourth centuries BC in new translations prepared by classical scholars who are at the... Learn More
    Published: 1st February 2018
    Paperback | £19.99
  9. The Elegies of Maximianus

    The Elegies of Maximianus

    Written by Maximianus, Edited and translated by A. M. Juster, Introduced by Michael Roberts

    University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc.

    A. M. Juster presents a faithful, poetic translation of the elegies of Maximianus, "last of the Roman poets." This comprehensive volume includes an introduction by renowned classicist Michael Roberts, the first English translation... Learn More
    Published: 26th January 2018
    Hardback | £54.00
  10. The Chora of Metaponto 7
    The seventh volume in the Institute of Classical Archaeology's series on the rural countryside (chora) of Metaponto is a study of the Greek sanctuary at Pantanello. The site is the first Greek rural sanctuary in southern Italy... Learn More
    Published: 1st January 2018
    Hardback | £165.00
  11. The Mind of Thucydides
    Paperback | £15.99
  12. The Rhetoric of Seeing in Attic Forensic Oratory
    In ancient Athenian courts of law, litigants presented their cases before juries of several hundred citizens. Their speeches effectively constituted performances that used the speakers' appearances, gestures, tones of voice, and... Learn More
    Published: 1st March 2017
    Hardback | £45.00
  13. The Utopia Reader, Second Edition
    The Utopia Reader compiles primary texts from a variety of authors and movements in the history of theorizing utopias. Utopianism is defined as the various ways of imagining, creating, or analyzing the ways and means... Learn More
    Published: 14th February 2017
    Hardback | £82.00
    Paperback | £33.00
  14. Caere

    Caere

    Edited by Nancy Thompson de Grummond and Lisa Pieraccini

    Series Cities of the Etruscans

    University of Texas Press

    The Etruscan city of Caere and eleven other Etruscan city-states were among the first urban centers in ancient Italy. Roman descriptions of Etruscan cities highlight their wealth, beauty, and formidable defenses. Although Caere... Learn More
    Published: 22nd November 2016
    Hardback | £45.00
  15. Graffiti from the Basilica in the Agora of Smyrna
    An in-depth archaeological reportfeaturing graffiti found during a recent excavation at the Ancient Greek cityof Smyrna. The graffiti published in this richly-illustrated volume were discovered during an excavation of the... Learn More
    Published: 3rd October 2016
    Hardback | £70.00
  16. Theater and Spectacle in the Art of the Roman Empire
    Theater, spectacle, and performance played significant roles in the political and social structure of the Roman Empire, which was diverse in population and language. A wide and varied range of entertainment was available to a... Learn More
    Published: 30th August 2016
    Hardback | £83.00
    Paperback | £37.00
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