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Alexander the Great: A Very Short Introduction

Alexander the Great: A Very Short Introduction  

Hugh Bowden

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2014
Published Online: 
Jul 2014
eISBN: 
9780191780028
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198706151.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780198706151
Alexander the Great: A Very Short Introduction demonstrates the profound influence the legends of Alexander's life have had on our historical understanding of him by focusing ... More
Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction

Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction  

Paul Cartledge

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778124
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199601349.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199601349
Ancient Greece: A Very Short Introduction takes the polis as its starting point and uses the history of eleven major Greek cities to illuminate the most important and ... More
The Etruscans: A Very Short Introduction

The Etruscans: A Very Short Introduction  

Christopher Smith

Print Publication Year: 
May 2014
Published Online: 
May 2014
eISBN: 
9780191779817
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199547913.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199547913
This book explores Etruscan history, culture, language, and customs and examines the controversial debates about their origins, placing them within the geographical, economic, and political ... More
The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction

The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction  

Peter Thonemann

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2018
Published Online: 
Feb 2018
eISBN: 
9780191808746
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198746041.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198746041
Drawing on inscriptions, papyri, coinage, poetry, art, and archaeology, The Hellenistic Age: A Very Short Introduction opens up the history and culture of the vast Hellenistic world, from ... More
The Roman Empire: A Very Short Introduction

The Roman Empire: A Very Short Introduction  

Christopher Kelly

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2006
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191775871
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192803917.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780192803917
The Roman Empire: A Very Short Introduction covers the history of the empire from Augustus (the first Emperor) to Marcus Aurelius, describing how the empire was formed, how it ... More
The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction

The Roman Republic: A Very Short Introduction  

David M. Gwynn

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2012
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778070
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199595112.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199595112
‘The Roman Republic’ describes the rise of the Roman Republic from its humble beginnings and explores its legacy in the modern world. How do the social and cultural aspects of the Republic ... More
The Trojan War: A Very Short Introduction

The Trojan War: A Very Short Introduction  

Eric H. Cline

Print Publication Year: 
May 2013
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365852
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199760275.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199760275
The Trojan War: A Very Short Introduction investigates two major questions: did the Trojan War take place and, if so, where? This VSI suggests that, although a Trojan War (or ... More

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