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Product Description: English summary: This study attempts to reconstruct the dispute over rhetoric in Hellenistic thought by using two main interrelated axes. Firstly, it delineates the exact milieu in which this dispute took place, including locations, dates and persons...read more

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9783525252949 | Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Gmbh & Co, October 25, 2010, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: English summary: This study attempts to reconstruct the dispute over rhetoric in Hellenistic thought by using two main interrelated axes.

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9780415261432 | Routledge, February 12, 2012, cover price $80.00

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9781138853775 | Routledge, January 7, 2017, cover price $140.00

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9781138853782 | Routledge, December 11, 2015, cover price $47.95

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By Joachim Latacz (contributor)

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9783110206180 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, October 31, 2017, cover price $109.00
9783110206142 | Walter De Gruyter Inc, March 31, 2017, cover price $109.00

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Product Description: In 431 BC, the long simmering rivalry between the city-states of Athens and Sparta erupted into open warfare, and for more than a generation the two were locked in a life-and-death struggle. The war embroiled the entire Greek world, provoking years of butchery previously unparalleled in ancient Greece...read more

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9780199996643 | Oxford Univ Pr, February 1, 2017, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In 431 BC, the long simmering rivalry between the city-states of Athens and Sparta erupted into open warfare, and for more than a generation the two were locked in a life-and-death struggle.

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Product Description: Despite the interest that has been shown by classicists and assyriologists in the economy of Lower Mesopotamia during the two centuries of Macedonian rule over the region (331-129 B.C.), no synoptic study has previously been published, even though abundant sources are available: several thousand cuneiform tablets survive from this period, as well as more than 25,000 Greek seals, not to mention the testimony of classical sources and rich numismatic and archaeological materials...read more

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9781501510670, titled "L’économie De La Babylonie À L’époque Hellénistique (Ivème – Iième Siècle Avant J.c.)" | Walter De Gruyter Inc, January 31, 2017, cover price $266.00 | About this edition: Despite the interest that has been shown by classicists and assyriologists in the economy of Lower Mesopotamia during the two centuries of Macedonian rule over the region (331-129 B.

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9781474286367 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017), cover price $25.95
9781853995354 | Bristol Classical Pr, September 1, 2001, cover price $21.95

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9780876612385 | Amer School of Classical, December 31, 2016, cover price $150.00

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Product Description: In the ancient Greek-speaking world, writing about the past meant balancing the reporting of facts with shaping and guiding the political interests and behaviours of the present. Ancient Historiography on War and Empire shows the ways in which the literary genre of writing history developed to guide empires through their wars...read more
By Richard Stoneman (editor)

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9781785702990 | Oxbow Books Ltd, December 31, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: In the ancient Greek-speaking world, writing about the past meant balancing the reporting of facts with shaping and guiding the political interests and behaviours of the present.

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Product Description: The relationship between the Homeric epics and archaeology has long suffered mixed fortunes, swinging between 'fundamentalist' attempts to use archaeology in order to demonstrate the essential historicity of the epics and their background, and outright rejection of the idea that archaeology is capable of contributing anything at all to our understanding and appreciation of the epics...read more
By John Bennet (editor)

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9781785702952 | Oxbow Books Ltd, December 31, 2016, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: The relationship between the Homeric epics and archaeology has long suffered mixed fortunes, swinging between 'fundamentalist' attempts to use archaeology in order to demonstrate the essential historicity of the epics and their background, and outright rejection of the idea that archaeology is capable of contributing anything at all to our understanding and appreciation of the epics.

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Product Description: Textiles comprise a vast and wide category of material culture and constitute a crucial part of the ancient economy. Yet, studies of classical antiquity still often leave out this important category of material culture, partly due to the textiles themselves being only rarely preserved in the archaeological record...read more

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9781785703553 | Oxbow Books Ltd, December 31, 2016, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Textiles comprise a vast and wide category of material culture and constitute a crucial part of the ancient economy.

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By David Sider (editor)

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9780472073139 | Univ of Michigan Pr, December 28, 2016, cover price $90.00

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9780472053131 | Univ of Michigan Pr, December 28, 2016, cover price $49.50

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Product Description: A magisterial account of how a tiny city-state in ancient Greece became history’s most influential civilization, from the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian  Filled with tales of adventure and astounding reversals of fortune, The Rise of Athens celebrates the city-state that transformed the world—from the democratic revolution that marked its beginning, through the city’s political and cultural golden age, to its decline into the ancient equivalent of a modern-day university town...read more

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9780812994582 | Random House Inc, December 6, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: A magisterial account of how a tiny city-state in ancient Greece became history’s most influential civilization, from the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian  Filled with tales of adventure and astounding reversals of fortune, The Rise of Athens celebrates the city-state that transformed the world—from the democratic revolution that marked its beginning, through the city’s political and cultural golden age, to its decline into the ancient equivalent of a modern-day university town.

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By Jane Marie Todd (trans)

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9780674660076, titled "Democracy’s Slaves: A Political History of Ancient Greece" | Harvard Univ Pr, January 1, 2017, cover price $35.00

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9780198788300 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $16.95

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9780876612378 | Amer School of Classical, November 30, 2016, cover price $150.00

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9780199602445 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 4, 2012, cover price $160.00

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9780198754138 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 29, 2016), cover price $50.00

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9781474275903 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, November 2, 2017), cover price $39.95

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Product Description: "Is there anyone on earth who is so narrow-minded or uninquisitive that he could fail to want to know how and thanks to what kind of political system almost the entire known world was conquered and brought under a single empire in less than fifty-three years?" --Polybius, HistoriesThe 53-year period Polybius had in mind stretched from the start of the Second Punic War in 219 BCE until 167, when Rome overthrew the Macedonian monarchy and divided the country into four independent republics...read more

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9780199916894 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 7, 2014, cover price $27.95

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9780190468880 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: "Is there anyone on earth who is so narrow-minded or uninquisitive that he could fail to want to know how and thanks to what kind of political system almost the entire known world was conquered and brought under a single empire in less than fifty-three years?

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9780199929863 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 2, 2014, cover price $34.95

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9780190614645 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016, cover price $19.95

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By Andre Laks (editor) and Glenn W. Most (editor)

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9780674996540 | Loeb Classical Library, September 26, 2016, cover price $26.00

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Product Description: Ancient Greece was never just one nation: it was a disparate collection of independent city-states, often embroiled in war with each other, with separate governments, their own armies and distinct politics, economies and societies...read more

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9781445656427 | Amberley Pub Plc, October 31, 2016, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Ancient Greece was never just one nation: it was a disparate collection of independent city-states, often embroiled in war with each other, with separate governments, their own armies and distinct politics, economies and societies.

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