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  • Jakten på Odin
    208,-

    Jakten på Odin
    av Thor Heyerdahl, Per Lillieström

    Heftet - 2010 - ISBN: 9789174511437
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    PÅ SPORET AV VÅR FORTID Dette er ingen avhandling men en prat mellom to venner som retter teleteknikkens søkelys mot våre norrøne forfedres mørklagde storhetstid. Vi har utnyttet dagens muligheter til en tverrfaglig rundspørring over alle grenser de…

  • The Elgin Marbles
    118,-

    The Elgin Marbles
    av Christopher Hitchens

    Heftet - 2008 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781844672523
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    The opening of the New Acropolis Museum in Athens in spring 2008 provides the opportunity to re-state the case for the return of the Elgin Marbles to Athens. The British Museum's long-standing objection that there is nowhere in Athens to house the M…

  • Guns, germs and steel : a short history of everybody for the tast 13.000
    80,-

    Guns, germs and steel : a short history of everybody for the tast 13.000
    av Jared M. Diamond

    Heftet - 1998 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780099302780
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    This book answers the most obvious, the most important, yet the most difficult question about human history: why history unfolded so differently on different continents. Geography and biogeography, not race, moulded the contrasting fates of European…

  • Xenophon's Cyrus the Great
    110,-

    Xenophon's Cyrus the Great
    av Xenophon, Larry Hedrick, Xenophon

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780312364694
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    A modern, accessible translation of the ancient Athenian's account of Cyrus the Great's military campaign discusses his founding of the Persian empire, rescue of some 40,000 Jewish captives, and benevolent leadership style that won the respect of hi…

  • History Is Wrong
    116,-

    History Is Wrong
    av Erich Von Daniken, Nicholas Quaintmere, Erich Von Daniken

    Pocket - 2009 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781601630865
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  • How the West Won
    170,-

    How the West Won
    av Rodney Stark

    Innbundet - 2014 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781610170857
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    Modernity developed only in the West--in Europe and North America. Nowhere else did science and democracy arise; nowhere else was slavery outlawed. Only Westerners invented chimneys, musical scores, telescopes, eyeglasses, pianos, electric lights, a…

  • Republic
    89,-

    Republic
    av Plato, Christopher Rowe, Plato

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780141442433
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    This is an authoritative new translation of Plato's "The Republic" by Christopher Rowe, with notes and an introduction. 'We set about founding the best city we could, because we could be confident that if it was good we would find justice in it'. "T…

  • Etruscan Civilization: A Cultural History
    316,-

    Etruscan Civilization: A Cultural History
    av Sybille Haynes

    Heftet - 2005 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780892366002
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  • The World's Oldest Joke Book: Hundreds of Hilariously Terrible Ancient Jokes
    78,-

    The World's Oldest Joke Book: Hundreds of Hilariously Terrible Ancient Jokes
    av Dan Crompton

    Heftet - 2011 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781402261213
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    A bizarre collection of jokes revived from our comedy forefathers; the Ancient Greeks. From absurd situations to general stupidity, farting to foolishness, this book contains a wealth of jokes some of which still hit the mark and some that will have…

  • A Taste of Ancient Rome
    145,-

    A Taste of Ancient Rome
    av Ilaria Gozzini Giacosa, Anna Herklotz, Ilaria Gozzini Giacosa

    Pocket - 1994 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780226290324
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    Modern Italians still refer to an elaborate dinner as "a meal worthy of Lucullus, " commemorating a Roman general famous more for culinary prowess than any apparent military skill. And our images of ancient Rome usually do include one of an outrageo…

  • Jewish Antiquities
    57,-

    Jewish Antiquities
    av Josephus Flavius

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781840221329
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    The works of the Jewish writer Flavius Josephus represent one of the most important records of Judaism and the Jews that survive from the ancient world. The Jewish Antiquities, his largest historical enterprise, is an account in twenty books of Jewi…

  • The Ancient Celts
    137,-

    The Ancient Celts
    av Barry Cunliffe

    Pocket - 2000 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780140254228
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    The archetypal 'barbarians from the north', the Celts were feared for their ferocity in battle and admired as skilled craftsmen. For two and half thousand years the Celts have continued to fascinate all who have come into contact with them. "The Anc…

  • Art in the Hellenistic World
    515,-

    Art in the Hellenistic World
    av Andrew Stewart

    Innbundet - 2014 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781107048577
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    What was Hellenistic art, and what were its contexts, aims, achievements, and impact? This textbook introduces students to these questions and offers a series of answers to them. Its twelve chapters and two 'focus' sections examine Hellenistic sculp…

  • Art in the Hellenistic World
    235,-

    Art in the Hellenistic World
    av Andrew Stewart

    Heftet - 2014 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781107625921
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    What was Hellenistic art, and what were its contexts, aims, achievements, and impact? This textbook introduces students to these questions and offers a series of answers to them. Its twelve chapters and two 'focus' sections examine Hellenistic sculp…

  • Selected Letters
    94,-

    Selected Letters
    av Lucius Annaeus Seneca

    Heftet - 2010 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780199533213
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    'You ask what is the proper measure of wealth? The best measure is to have what is necessary, and next best, to have enough. Keep well!' The letters written by the Stoic philosopher and tragedian Seneca to his friend Lucilius are in effect moral ess…

  • Gladiators
    124,-

    Gladiators
    av Stephen Wisdom

    Heftet - 2001 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781841762999
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    The Gladiatorial games of the Ancient Roman world used prisoners of war, conquered slaves or condemned criminals as dispensable "extras". Some, however, volunteered for the profession and their fame spread throughout the Empire, from tavern to Imper…

  • Chinese Walled Cities 221 BC - AD 1644
    132,-

    Chinese Walled Cities 221 BC - AD 1644
    av Stephen Turnbull

    Heftet - 2009 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781846033810
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    It has been said in China that a city without a wall would be as inconceivable as a house without a roof. Even the smallest village invariably had some form of defensive wall, while the Great Wall of China was an attempt to build a barrier along the…

  • The Classical World
    142,-

    The Classical World
    av Robin Lane Fox

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780141021416
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    Robin Lane Fox's "The Classical World: An Epic History of Greece and Rome" is a comprehensive and enthralling introduction to Ancient civilization. The classical civilizations of Greece and Rome dominated the world for centuries and continue to intr…

  • Guns, Germs, and Steel
    191,-

    Guns, Germs, and Steel
    av Jared Diamond

    Innbundet - 1999 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780613181143
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    Dismantles racially based theories of human history by revealing the environmental factors he feels are responsible for history's broadest patterns

  • A Brief History of Ancient Israel
    154,-

    A Brief History of Ancient Israel
    av Victor Harold Matthews

    Heftet - 2002 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780664224363
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    Grounded in the latest archeological developments, Victor Matthews's A Brief History of Ancient Israel presents a concise history of Israel covering the ancestral period, conquest and settlement, the monarchy, and both the exilic and postexilic peri…

  • Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction
    83,-

    Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction
    av Paul Cartledge

    Heftet - 2011 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780199601349
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    The contribution of the Ancient Greeks to modern western culture is incalculable. In the worlds of art, architecture, myth, literature, and philosophy, the world we live in would be unrecognizably different without the formative influence of Ancient…

  • Historia om de nordiska folken
    227,-

    Historia om de nordiska folken
    av Magnus Olaus

    Innbundet - 2010 - Svensk - ISBN: 9789178447954
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  • Human Web
    161,-

    Human Web
    av J.R. McNeil

    Heftet - 2004 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780393925685
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    World-historical questions such as these, the subjects of major works by Jared Diamond, David Landes, and others, are now of great moment as global frictions increase. In a spirited and original contribution to this quickening discussion, two renown…

  • From Shame to Sin
    250,-

    From Shame to Sin
    av Kyle Harper

    Innbundet - 2013 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780674072770
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    When Rome was at its height, an emperor's male beloved, victim of an untimely death, would be worshipped around the empire as a god. In this same society, the routine sexual exploitation of poor and enslaved women was abetted by public institutions.…

  • The Parthenon
    112,-

    The Parthenon
    av Mary Beard

    Heftet - 2010 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780674055636
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    Praise for the previous edition: "Wry and imaginative, this gem of a book deconstructs the most famous building in Western history." Benjamin Schwarz, "The Atlantic" "In her brief but compendious volume Beard] says that the more we find out about…

  • The Master and His Emissary
    170,-

    The Master and His Emissary
    av Iain McGilchrist

    Heftet - 2012 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780300188370
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    In a book of unprecedented scope--now available in a larger format-Iain McGilchrist presents a fascinating exploration of the differences between the brain's left and right hemispheres, and how those differences have affected society, history, and c…

  • 12th Planet: Book I of the Earth Chronicles
    61,-

    12th Planet: Book I of the Earth Chronicles
    av Zecharia Sitchin

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780061379130
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    Over the years, startling evidence has been uncovered, challenging established notions of the origins of life on Earth--evidence that suggests the existence of an advanced group of extraterrestrials who once inhabited our world.The first book of the…

  • Guns Germs and Steel
    181,-

    Guns Germs and Steel
    av Jared Diamond

    Innbundet - 2005 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780393061314
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    Why did Eurasians conquer, displace, or decimate Native Americans, Australians, and Africans, instead of the reverse? In this groundbreaking book, evolutionary biologist Jared Diamond stunningly dismantles racially based theories of human history by…

  • Ancient Lives: New Discoveries
    207,-

    Ancient Lives: New Discoveries
    av John H. Taylor

    Heftet - 2014 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780714119120
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    In recent years, British Museum curators have collaborated with scientists and medical experts to explore non-invasive imaging techniques and other scientific approaches to further study Egyptian mummies. Piecing together key biographical data and i…

  • The Early History of Rome
    120,-

    The Early History of Rome
    av Livy, Aubrey De Selincourt, R. M. Ogilvie

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780140448092
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    Livy (c. 59 BC AD 17) dedicated most of his life to writing some 142 volumes of history, the first five of which comprise The Early History of Rome. With stylistic brilliance, he chronicles nearly 400 years of history, from the founding of Rome (tra…

  • The Fall of the Roman Empire
    144,-

    The Fall of the Roman Empire
    av Peter Heather

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780330491365
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    In AD 378 the Roman Empire had been the unrivalled superpower of Europe for well over four hundred years. And yet, August that year saw a small group of German-speaking asylum-seekers rout a vast Imperial army at Hadrianople, killing the Emperor and…

  • The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000
    127,-

    The Inheritance of Rome: Illuminating the Dark Ages, 400-1000
    av Chris Wickham

    Heftet - 2010 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780143117421
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    A unique and enlightening look at Europe's so-called Dark Ages Defying the conventional Dark Ages view of European history between A.D. 400 and 1000, award-winning historian Chris Wickham presents "The Inheritance of Rome," a work of remarkable sco…

  • Ancient Rome: A New History
    406,-

    Ancient Rome: A New History
    av David Potter

    Heftet - 2014 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780500291245
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    The Second Edition adds further nuance to its highly readable narrative with extended coverage of the following: The evolution of Roman historiography and early Roman rites The Roman state and Latin literature in the second century BC The use of the…

  • Family and Familia in Roman Law and Life
    1454,-

    Family and Familia in Roman Law and Life
    av Jane F. Gardner

    Innbundet - 1998 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780198152170
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    Roman families were infinitely diverse, but the basis of Roman civil law was the familia, a strictly-defined group consisting of a head, paterfamilias, and his descendants in the male line. Recent work on the Roman family mainly ignores the familia,…

  • What Is Cultural History?
    121,-

    What Is Cultural History?
    av Peter Burke

    Heftet - 2008 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780745644103
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    What is Cultural History? has established itself as an essential guide to what cultural historians do and how they do it. Now fully updated in its second edition, leading historian Peter Burke offers afresh his accessible guide to the past, present…

  • The World of Athens
    256,-

    The World of Athens
    av Joint Association of Classical Teachers

    Heftet - 2008 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780521698535
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    Classical Athens boasted some of the most original and influential achievements in literature, art, philosophy, medicine and politics. This best-selling book, now issued in a second edition, provides a comprehensive and highly illustrated introducti…

  • Roman Imperial Architecture
    250,-

    Roman Imperial Architecture
    av J. B. Ward-Perkins

    Heftet - 1992 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780300052923
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    This history of Roman Imperial architecture looks at the interaction of two dominant themes - in Rome itself the emergence of a new architecture based on the use of Roman concrete, and in the provinces the development of interrelated but distinctive…

  • Vespasian
    309,-

    Vespasian
    av Barbara Levick

    Pocket - 2004 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780415338660
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    From a pre-eminent biographer in the field, this well-documented and illustrated biography examines the life and time of the emperor Vespasian and challenges the validity of his perennial good reputation and universally acknowledged achievements. Ex…

  • At Home
    72,-

    At Home
    av Bill Bryson
    (1 anmeldelse)

    Heftet - 2011 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780552777353
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    What does history really consists of? Centuries of people quietly going about their daily business – sleeping, eating, having sex, endeavouring to get comfortable. And where did all these normal activities take place? At home. This was the tho…

  • Selected Political Speeches of Cicero on the Command of Cnaeus Pompeius Against Lucius Sergius Catilina
    120,-

    Selected Political Speeches of Cicero on the Command of Cnaeus Pompeius Against Lucius Sergius Catilina
    av Marcus Tullius Cicero, Michael Grant, Michael Grant

    Pocket - 1977 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780140442144
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    Amid the corruption and power struggles of the collapse of the Roman Republic, Cicero (106-43BC) produced some of the most stirring and eloquent speeches in history. A statesman and lawyer, he was one of the only outsiders to penetrate the aristocra…

  • The Barbarians Speak
    183,-

    The Barbarians Speak
    av Peter S. Wells

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780691089782
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    "The Barbarians Speak" re-creates the story of Europe's indigenous people who were nearly stricken from historical memory even as they adopted and transformed aspects of Roman culture. The Celts and Germans inhabiting temperate Europe before the arr…

  • Rome
    303,-

    Rome
    av Richard Krautheimer

    Heftet - 2000 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780691049618
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    In this classic study, surveying the city's life from Christian Antiquity through the Middle Ages, Richard Krautheimer focuses on monuments of art and architecture as they reflect the historical events, the ideological currents, and the meaning Rome…

  • The Emperor's Handbook: A New Translation of the Meditations
    138,-

    The Emperor's Handbook: A New Translation of the Meditations
    av Aurelius Marcus

    Innbundet - 2002 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780743233835
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    In the tradition of "The Art of Living" and Marcus Aurelius' "Meditations"--a practical book of timeless advice from one of the most powerful individuals in history--available for the first time in a highly accessible translation, including several…

  • Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    165,-

    Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea
    av Barbara Demick

    Innbundet - 2009 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780385523905
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    A National Book Award finalist and National Book Critics Circle finalist, Barbara Demick's "Nothing to Envy" is a remarkable view into North Korea, as seen through the lives of six ordinary citizens "Nothing to Envy "follows the lives of six North K…

  • The Spartans: The World of the Warrior-Heroes of Ancient Greece
    110,-

    The Spartans: The World of the Warrior-Heroes of Ancient Greece
    av Paul Cartledge

    Heftet - 2004 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9781400078851
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    A compelling narrative exploring the culture and civilization of the most famous "warrior people": the Spartans of ancient Greece, told by the world's leading expert. The narrative also details the lives of such illustrious and mythmaking figures as…

  • Augustine: A Very Short Introduction
    83,-

    Augustine: A Very Short Introduction
    av Henry Chadwick

    Heftet - 2001 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780192854520
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    By his writings, the surviving bulk of which exceeds that of any other ancient author, Augustine came to influence not only his contemporaries but also the West since his time. This Very Short Introduction traces the development of Augustine's thoug…

  • Vitruvius: 'Ten Books on Architecture'
    287,-

    Vitruvius: 'Ten Books on Architecture'
    av Vitruvius

    Heftet - 2001 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780521002929
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    The only full treatise on architecture and its related arts to survive from classical antiquity, the De Architectura libri decem (Ten Books on Architecture) is the single most important work of architectural history in the Western world, having shap…

  • When Time Began
    61,-

    When Time Began
    av Zecharia Sitchin

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780061379284
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  • The Lost Realms
    61,-

    The Lost Realms
    av Zecharia Sitchin

    Heftet - 2007 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780061379253
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    In the sixteenth century, Spanish conquerors came to the New World in search of El Dorado, the fabled city of gold. Instead, they encountered inexplicable phenomena that have puzzled scholars and historians ever since: massive stone edifices constru…

  • Ancient Rhetoric and Oratory
    248,-

    Ancient Rhetoric and Oratory
    av Thomas N. Habinek

    Heftet - 2004 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780631235156
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    This book introduces readers to the ancient rhetorical tradition by investigating key questions about the origins, nature and importance of rhetoric. Explores the role of the orator, especially the two greatest figures of the tradition, Demosthenes…

  • Ancient Rhetoric and Oratory
    677,-

    Ancient Rhetoric and Oratory
    av Thomas N. Habinek, Habinek

    Innbundet - 2004 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780631235149
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    This book introduces readers to the ancient rhetorical tradition by investigating key questions about the origins, nature and importance of rhetoric. Explores the role of the orator, especially the two greatest figures of the tradition, Demosthenes…

  • The Wars of Gods and Men
    61,-

    The Wars of Gods and Men
    av Zecharia Sitchin

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelsk - ISBN: 9780061379277
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    Thousands of years ago, the Earth was a battlefield. These were the wars that would shape man's destiny--terrible conflicts that began lifetimes earlier on another planet.Parting the mists of time and myth, the internationally renowned scholar Zecha…