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Ian Morris, Barry B. Powell
July 2009
Organized chronologically, this book presents a complete picture of Greek civilization as a history. It features sections on the art, architecture,...
May 2009
This book represents a new departure in science studies: an analysis of a scientific style of writing, situating it within the context of the...
February 2009
Two thousand years ago, up to one-half of the human species was contained within two political systems, the Roman empire in western Eurasia (centered...
January 2009
Weiland, Jonathan. "A Comparison and Review of Window Glass Analysis Approaches in Historical Archaeology." Technical Briefs in Historical...
January 2009
The world's first known empires took shape in Mesopotamia between the eastern shores of the Mediterranean Sea and the Persian Gulf, beginning around...
Josiah Ober, Kurt A. Raaflaub, Robert Wallace
October 2008
This book presents a state-of-the-art debate about the origins of Athenian democracy by five eminent scholars. The result is a stimulating, critical...
September 2008
When does democracy work well, and why? Is democracy the best form of government? These questions are of supreme importance today as the United...
June 2008
Latin and especially Greek texts of the imperial period contain a wealth of references to ‘India’. Professor Parker offers a survey of such texts,...
February 2008
The careers of two popular second-century rhetorical virtuosos offer Maud Gleason fascinating insights into the ways ancient Romans constructed...
February 2008
From University of Michigan Press:
"Drawn from a variety of academic disciplines and perspectives, this volume approaches ancient India both...
December 2007
In this, the first comprehensive one-volume survey of the economies of classical antiquity, twenty-eight chapters summarise the current state of...
September 2007
From Cambridge University Press:

"The transformation of mathematics from its ancient Greek practice to its development in the medieval Arab-...
Richard P. Martin, Ulle Jalle (translator)
March 2007
Reverend Richard P. Martin teaches Greek and Roman literature at Stanford University, where he chairs the ancient Greek and ancient Roman literature...
Andrew Devine, L.D. Stephens
February 2006
Word order is not a subject anyone reading Latin can afford to ignore: apart from anything else, word order is what gets one from disjoint sentences...
Richard P. Martin, Translated by Edward McCrorie
November 2005
Homer's Odyssey, at once an exciting epic of strife and subterfuge and a deeply felt tale of love and devotion, stands at the very beginning of the...
January 2005
In the five and a half centuries since its rediscovery Tacitus' Germania has exercised an influence out of all proportion to its length. The...
September 2004
In fourth-century Greece (BCE), the debate over the nature of philosophy generated a novel claim: that the highest form of wisdom is theoria, the...
Rush Rehm, R.C. Jebb
January 2004
Introduction written by Stanford's Rush Rehm.
This is one of the seven plays of...
September 2003
From Cambridge University Press:
 
"This book provides a way to understand a momentous development in human intellectual history: the phenomenon of...
April 2003
Presented in simple, yet flowing prose, Richard P. Martin delivers an accessible interpretation of the Greek myths for today's readers. Relive the...

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