all ebooks in category: Ancient Greek History (52)

Semiramis' Legacy: The History of Persia According to Diodorus of Sicily
English | January 1, 2017 | ISBN: 1474414257, 1474432557 | PDF | 624 pages | 5 MB

Presents and contextualises extracts from the Historical Library of Diodorus There are only a few detailed histories of Persia from Ancient Greek historiography that have …

Festivals, Feasts, and Gender Relations in Ancient China and Greece
English | ISBN: 0521197627, 1107665507 | 2010 | 373 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Ancient China and Greece are two classical civilizations that have exerted far-reaching influence in numerous areas of human experience and are often invoked as the …

In the Path of Conquest: Resistance to Alexander the Great
English | February 26, 2020 | ISBN: 0190076682 | EPUB | 368 pages | 5.6 MB

This book offers a fresh insight into the conquests of Alexander the Great by attempting to view the events of 336-323 BCE from the vantage …

An Archaeology of Disbelief
2018 | ISBN: 0761869662 | English | 218 pages | PDF + EPUB | 1 + 0.5 MB

An Archaeology of Disbelief traces the origin of secular philosophy to pre-Socratic Greek philosophers who proposed a physical universe without supernatural intervention. Some mentioned the …

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The Greek Experience of India: From Alexander to the Indo-Greeks
2019 | ISBN: 0691154031 | English | 548 pages | EPUB | 29 MB

An exploration of how the Greeks reacted to and interacted with India from the third to first centuries BCE When the Greeks and Macedonians in …

The Routledge Handbook of Greek Mythology: Based on H.J. Rose's Handbook of Greek Mythology [Repost]
English | December 9, 2003 | ISBN: 0415186366 | 776 pages | PDF | 14 Mb

This new edition is a completely rewritten and revised version of Rose's original, seminal, text. Adding a huge amount of new material, Robin Hard incorporates …

Childhood in Ancient Athens: Iconography and Social History
English | July 19, 2012 | ISBN: 0415248744 | PDF | 320 pages | 5.7 MB

Childhood in Ancient Athens offers an in-depth study of children during the heyday of the Athenian city state, thereby illuminating a significant social group largely …

Truth and History in the Ancient World: Pluralising the Past
English | December 6, 2016 | ISBN: 113883940X | PDF | 298 pages | 2.9 MB

This collection of essays investigates histories in the ancient world and the extent to which the producers and consumers of those histories believed them to …

Sailing from Byzantium
English | EPUB | 3.9 MB

A gripping intellectual adventure story, Sailing from Byzantium sweeps you from the deserts of Arabia to the dark forests of northern Russia, from the colorful …

Jews in the Hellenistic and Roman Cities
English | May 15, 2002 | ISBN: 0415186382, 0415692490 | True PDF | 264 pages | 2.6 MB

Articles examine the city of Jerusalem and other Jewish communities of the Mediterranean diaspora, as reflected in the writings of Luke, Josephus and Philo. Topics …