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The Landmark Julius Caesar: The Complete Works: Gallic War, Civil War, Alexandrian War, African War, and Spanish War

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Pantheon: December 2017

Seller ID: 17285

ISBN: 0307377865

Condition: New


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The Punic Wars

By: Adrian Goldsworthy

Price: $41.95

Publisher: Cassell: June 2001

Seller ID: 18164

ISBN: 0304352845

Condition: Used - Like New


New condition except for former owner's name in pen on the front free endpaper and two flecks of discoloration on the top edge of the textblock. Text clean of writing and binding tight. Ships from Richmond, VA. NOT ex-library, BCE or remaindered. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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The Peloponnesian War

By: Donald Kagan

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Viking: May 2003

Seller ID: 17596

ISBN: 0670032115

Condition: New


For almost three decades at the end of the fifth century B.C., Athens and Sparta fought a war that changed the Greek world and its civilization forever. A conflict unprecedented in its brutality, the Peloponnesian War brought a collapse in the institutions, beliefs, and customs that were the foundations of society. Today, scholars in fields ranging from international relations and political and military history to political philosophy continue to study the war for its timeless relevance to the history of our own time. Now Donald Kagan, classical scholar and historian of international rela... View more info

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Blood of the Celts: The New Ancestral Story

By: Jean Manco

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: October 2015

Seller ID: 4311

ISBN: 0500051836

Condition: New


240 p. Audience: Professional and scholarly. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. 240 p. Audience: Professional and scholarly. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Rome and Jerusalem: The Clash of Ancient Civilizations

By: Martin Goodman

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Knopf: October 2007

Seller ID: 18143

ISBN: 0375411852

Condition: New


A magisterial history of the titanic struggle between the Roman and Jewish worlds that led to the destruction of Jerusalem. In 70 C.E., after a four-year war, three Roman legions besieged and eventually devastated Jerusalem, destroying Herod's magnificent Temple. Sixty years later, after further violent rebellions and the city's final destruction, Hadrian built the new city of Aelia Capitolina where Jerusalem had once stood. Jews were barred from entering its territory. They were taxed simply for being Jewish. They were forbidden to worship their god. They were wholly reviled. What bro... View more info

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The Ides: Caesar's Murder and the War for Rome

By: Stephen Dando-Collins

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Wiley: February 2010

Seller ID: 17817

ISBN: 0470425237

Condition: New


Unraveling the many mysteries surrounding the murder of Julius CaesarThe assassination of Julius Caesar is one of the most notorious murders in history. Two thousand years after it occurred, many compelling questions remain about his death: Was Brutus the hero and Caesar the villain? Did Caesar bring death on himself by planning to make himself king of Rome? Was Mark Antony aware of the plot, and let it go forward? Who wrote Antony's script after Caesar's death? Using historical evidence to sort out these and other puzzling issues, historian and award-winning author Stephen Dando-Collins ta... View more info