all ebooks in category: Ancient History (38)

The Peripatetics: Aristotle's Heirs 322 BCE - 200 CE (Ancient Philosophies)
English | December 13, 2016 | ISBN: 184465575X, 1844655768 | True PDF | 190 pages | 9.8 MB

The Peripatetics explores the development of Peripatetic thought from Theophrastus and Strato to the work of the commentator Alexander of Aphrodisias. The book examines whether …

The Peripatetics: Aristotle's Heirs, 322 BCE - 200 CE (Ancient Philosophies)
English | December 13, 2016 | ISBN: 184465575X, 1844655768 | True EPUB | 190 pages | 0.9 MB

The Peripatetics explores the development of Peripatetic thought from Theophrastus and Strato to the work of the commentator Alexander of Aphrodisias. The book examines whether …

Melania : Early Christianity Through the Life of One Family
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0520292081 | 340 Pages | PDF | 2.4 MB

Melania the Elder and her granddaughter Melania the Younger were major figures in early Christian history, using their wealth, status, and forceful personalities to shape …

Power of a Woman
English | EPUB | 0.5 MB

No Matter How Much a Woman Has, There's Always too Much to Lose Stephanie Jardine is at the apex of her career and life running …

Roman Tombs and the Art of Commemoration: Contextual Approaches to Funerary Customs in the Second Century CE
2019 | ISBN: 1108472834 | English | 368 pages | PDF | 45 MB

The history of funerary customs in Rome contains many unanswered questions and controversial debates, especially concerning the significant developments of the second century CE. In …

Violence in Late Antiquity: Perceptions and Practices
2006 | ISBN: 0754654982 | English | 424 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

'Violence' is virtually synonymous in the popular imagination with the period of the Later Roman Empire-a time when waves of barbarian invaders combined with urban …

Families in the Greco-Roman World
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1441139273, 1472505743 | 216 pages | PDF | 1 MB

The family has been recognised in the ancient world as the key social institution on which both society and the state are based. However, in …

Britain and Its Empire in the Shadow of Rome: The Reception of Rome in Socio-Political Debate from the 1850s to the 1920s
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1441159258, 1472569539 | 256 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Drawing on new primary source evidence, this volume evaluates ancient Rome's influence on an English intellectual tradition from the 1850s to the 1920s as politicians, …

A History of Pergamum: Beyond Hellenistic Kingship
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1441124144, 1472509994 | 240 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The Kingdom of Pergamum emerged from the great period of instability which followed the death of Alexander the Great. Over the next century Pergamum was …

In Search of the First Civilizations
English | August 28, 2007 | ISBN: 0563522666 | EPUB | 208 pages | 4.2 MB

Five thousand years ago there began the most momentous revolution in human history. Starting in Mesopotamia, city civilization emerged for the first time on earth, …