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Hardcover:

9780871404237, titled "SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome" | Liveright Pub Corp, November 9, 2015, cover price $35.00

Paperback:

9781631492228, titled "Spqr: A History of Ancient Rome" | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, September 6, 2016), cover price $17.95

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Product Description: The sly, subversive, first-person, and uncompromising guide to the realities of slavery and servitude in ancient Rome, with a foreword by Mary Beard. Having spent most of his life managing his servants―many of them prisoners from Rome’s military conquests―he decided to write a kind of owner’s manual for his friends and countrymen...read more
By Mary Beard (foreword by) and Jerry Toner

Hardcover:

9781468309379 | Overlook Pr, September 4, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Marcus Sidonius Falx is an average Roman citizen.

Paperback:

9781468311723 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, January 5, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The sly, subversive, first-person, and uncompromising guide to the realities of slavery and servitude in ancient Rome, with a foreword by Mary Beard.

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Hardcover:

9780520277168 | Univ of California Pr, June 25, 2014, cover price $29.95

Paperback:

9780520287587 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, September 15, 2015), cover price $18.95
9780533132188, titled "Why God Is God" | Vantage Pr, November 1, 2000, cover price $6.95 | also contains Why God Is God

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Product Description: The History of the United States is a comprehensive, topical history of the United States written in the early 20th century. The first part, The Colonial Period, covers the history of the U.S. until the Revolutionary War.

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9781505924138 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 4, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: The History of the United States is a comprehensive, topical history of the United States written in the early 20th century.

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By Mary Beard (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9780871404268 | Liveright Pub Corp, November 25, 2013, cover price $23.95

Paperback:

9780871402998 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, November 17, 2014), cover price $13.95

CD/Spoken Word:

9781501221514, titled "The Death of Ivan Ilyich & Confession" | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, April 7, 2015), cover price $14.99

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Hardcover:

9780871407160, titled "Confronting the Classics: Traditions, Adventures and Innovations" | Liveright Pub Corp, September 9, 2013, cover price $28.95

Paperback:

9780871408594 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, October 6, 2014), cover price $16.95

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Product Description: Byron and Hitler were equally entranced by Rome’s most famous monument, the Colosseum. Mid-Victorians admired the hundreds of varieties of flowers in its crannies and occasionally shuddered at its reputation for contagion, danger, and sexual temptation...read more

Hardcover:

9780674018952 | Harvard Univ Pr, November 14, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The reality of the Colosseum is much stranger than legend as explained by two classical historians in an account of ancient Rome's most famous monument, detailing its construction, the gladiatorial games that it housed, and its changing roles as a modern-day concert venue and tourist attraction.

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9780674060319 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 31, 2011, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Byron and Hitler were equally entranced by Rome’s most famous monument, the Colosseum.

Hardcover:

9781402775314 | Ill edition (Sterling Pub Co Inc, September 7, 2010), cover price $14.95

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Hardcover:

9780674010857 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 31, 2003, cover price $19.95

Paperback:

9780674055636 | Revised edition (Harvard Univ Pr, June 30, 2010), cover price $17.50

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Hardcover:

9780674029767 | Belknap Pr, December 15, 2008, cover price $26.95

Paperback:

9780674045866 | 1 edition (Belknap Pr, April 30, 2010), cover price $20.50

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Product Description: Mary Beard's by now famous blog A Don's Life has been running on the TLS website for nearly three years. In it she has made her name as a wickedly subversive commentator on the world in which we live. Her central themes are the classics, universities and teaching - and much else besides...read more

Paperback:

9781846682513 | Profile Books Ltd, March 1, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Mary Beard's by now famous blog A Don's Life has been running on the TLS website for nearly three years.

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Product Description: It followed every major military victory in ancient Rome: the successful general drove through the streets to the temple of Jupiter on the Capitoline Hill; behind him streamed his raucous soldiers; in front were his most glamorous prisoners, as well as the booty he’d captured, from enemy ships and precious statues to plants and animals from the conquered territory...read more

Hardcover:

9780674026131 | Belknap Pr, October 30, 2007, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Listen to a short interview with Mary Beard Host: Chris Gondek | Producer: Heron & Crane It followed every major military victory in ancient Rome: the successful general drove through the streets to the temple of Jupiter on the Capitoline Hill; behind him streamed his raucous soldiers; in front were his most glamorous prisoners, as well as the booty he'd captured, from enemy ships and precious statues to plants and animals from the conquered territory.

Paperback:

9780674032187 | Belknap Pr, May 31, 2009, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: It followed every major military victory in ancient Rome: the successful general drove through the streets to the temple of Jupiter on the Capitoline Hill; behind him streamed his raucous soldiers; in front were his most glamorous prisoners, as well as the booty he’d captured, from enemy ships and precious statues to plants and animals from the conquered territory.

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Paperback:

9780192853851 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 15, 2000, cover price $11.95
9780192853134 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $8.95 | also contains Las extraordinarias aventuras de Adele Blanc-Sec 1 / The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec 1

CD/Spoken Word:

9781531803193 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, August 9, 2016), cover price $9.99
9789626343456 | Abridged edition (Naxos Audio Books, November 5, 2005), cover price $22.98

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The ruined silhouette of the Parthenon on its hill above Athens is one of the world's most famous images. Its 'looted' Elgin Marbles are a global cause celebre. But what actually are they?

Paperback:

9781861973016 | New edition (Gardners Books, January 8, 2004), cover price $16.15 | About this edition: The ruined silhouette of the Parthenon on its hill above Athens is one of the world's most famous images.

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This textbook outlines the factors that every student must assess for a proper understanding of the period, from the attitudes of the aristocracy and the role of state religion to the function of political institutions. This second edition also contains a new introduction and an updated bibliography.

Paperback:

9780715629284 | Bristol Classical Pr, June 1, 2003, cover price $25.95
9780801493331 | Reprint edition (Cornell Univ Pr, September 1, 1986), cover price $7.95 | About this edition: This textbook outlines the factors that every student must assess for a proper understanding of the period, from the attitudes of the aristocracy and the role of state religion to the function of political institutions.

By Mary Beard and G. W. Bowersock (editor)

Hardcover:

9780674002128 | Harvard Univ Pr, June 1, 2000, cover price $51.50

Paperback:

9780674008076 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 3, 2002, cover price $31.00

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Product Description: The stunning masterpieces of Ancient Greece and Rome are fundamental to the story of art in Western culture and to the origins of art history. The expanding Greek world of Alexander the Great had an enormous impact on the Mediterranean superpower of Rome...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780192842374 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 19, 2001, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: The stunning masterpieces of Ancient Greece and Rome are fundamental to the story of art in Western culture and to the origins of art history.

Hardcover:

9780521304016 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1998, cover price $69.95

Paperback:

9780521316828 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $39.99

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Product Description: This book, the second of the two volumes that make up Religions of Rome, presents a wide range of documents illustrating religious life in the Roman world from the early Republic to the late Empire (both visual evidence and texts in translation)...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780521450157 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 1, 1998, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This book, the second of the two volumes that make up Religions of Rome, presents a wide range of documents illustrating religious life in the Roman world from the early Republic to the late Empire (both visual evidence and texts in translation).

Paperback:

9780521456463 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1998, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: This book, the second of the two volumes that make up Religions of Rome, presents a wide range of documents illustrating religious life in the Roman world from the early Republic to the late Empire (both visual evidence and texts in translation).

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Provides answers to the most common questions regarding pregnancy, from first suspicion to nursing the newborn

Paperback:

9780399517440, titled "Pregnant & Lovin' It" | Revised edition (J P Tarcher, July 1, 1992), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Provides answers to the most common questions regarding pregnancy, from first suspicion to nursing the newborn

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Paperback:

9780715622070 | Duckbacks, March 1, 1989, cover price $16.00

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