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Greece and the Augustan Cultural Revolution

A. J. S. Spawforth - History - 2011
This book examines the impact of the Roman cultural revolution under Augustus on the Roman province of Greece. It argues that the transformation of Roman Greece into a ...
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Ancient China and its Enemies: The Rise of Nomadic Power in East Asian History

Nicola Di Cosmo - History - 2002
Relations between Inner Asian nomads and Chinese are a continuous theme throughout Chinese history. By investigating the formation of nomadic cultures, by analyzing the ...
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The Antiquities of Egypt: A Translation With Notes of Book I of the Library ...

Diodore de Sicile - Social Science - 1990 - 179 pages
Diodorus Siculus, a prolific Greek historian of the first century B.C., wrote a detailed account of ancient Egypt for his contemporaries. Even then, Egyptian civilization was ...
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The Heavenly Writing: Divination, Horoscopy, and Astronomy in Mesopotamian ...

Francesca Rochberg - History - 2004
In antiquity, the expertise of the Babylonians in matters of the heavens was legendary and the roots of both western astronomy and astrology are traceable in cuneiform tablets ...
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From the Sword to the Plough: Three Studies on the Earliest Romanisation of ...

Nico Roymans - Social Science - 1996 - 260 pages
Siedlung - Landwirtschaft - Archäobotanik - Romanisierung - Siedlungsgeschichte.
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Land and Ancestors: Cultural Dynamics in the Urnfield Period and the Middle ...

Frans Theuws, Nico Roymans - Social Science - 1999 - 399 pages
This volume includes an interdisciplinary research programme involving archaeological, anthropological and historical perspectives on different dimensions of the landscape ...
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The Cambridge Companion to the Age of Justinian

Michael Maas - History - 2005
This book introduces the Age of Justinian, the last Roman century and the first flowering of Byzantine culture. Dominated by the policies and personality of emperor Justinian I ...
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Texts from the Pyramid Age

Nigel Strudwick - History - 2005 - 522 pages
Ancient Egypt is well known for its towering monuments and magnificent statuary, but other aspects of its civilization are less well known, especially its written texts. Now ...
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Life in Biblical Israel

Philip J. King, Lawrence E. Stager - Religion - 2001 - 440 pages
A special edition of the Library of Ancient Israel is based on the latest research to provide an in-depth presentation of the land in ancient times from its domestic life and ...
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