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Forthcoming Ancient Near East Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. David’s Jerusalem

    Between Memory and History

    By Daniel Pioske

    Series: Routledge Studies in Religion

    The history of David’s Jerusalem remains one of the most contentious topics of the ancient world. This study engages with debates about the nature of this location by examining the most recent archaeological data from the site and by exploring the relationship of these remains to claims made about...

    To Be Published February 19th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Imagining Ancient Cities in Film

    From Babylon to Cinecittà

    Edited by Marta Garcia Morcillo, Pauline Hanesworth, Óscar Lapeña Marchena

    Series: Routledge Studies in Ancient History

    In film imagery, urban spaces show up not only as spatial settings of a story, but also as projected ideas and forms that aim to recreate and capture the spirit of cultures, societies and epochs. Some cinematic cities have even managed to transcend fiction to become part of modern collective memory...

    To Be Published February 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Magic in Ancient Israelite Society

    Theory and Practice

    By Daniel Miller

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Oracles of Apollo in Asia Minor (Routledge Revivals)

    By H. W. Parke

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Delphi, although by far the most prestigious, was not the only oracular site dedicated to the god of prophecy. The Oracles of Apollo in Asia Minor, first published in 1985, presents the first unified account of these lesser-known religious establishments: at Didyma, Claros, Gryneion and Patara....

    To Be Published April 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  5. A History of the Greek and Roman World (Routledge Revivals)

    By George B. Grundy

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    A History of the Greek and Roman World, first published in 1926, presents the story of Graeco-Roman antiquity from its earliest recorded origins to the height of the Roman imperium. It aims to bring into prominence the internal dynamism - political, cultural, intellectual, and aesthetic – which...

    To Be Published April 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Jewish Education and History

    Continuity, crisis and change

    Moshe Aberbach (1924-2007) was a leading educator and scholar in Jewish studies, specialising in the field of Jewish education in the talmudic period. This book draws on a representative selection of his writings over a fifty year period, and includes essays on Saadia Gaon and Maimonides, coverage...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Seleukos Nikator (Routledge Revivals)

    Constructing a Hellenistic Kingdom

    By John D Grainger

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Following the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC, one of his commanders, Seleukos Nikator, rose over a period of forty years from being a landless refugee to the most successful of the Successor kings. This biography, first published in 1990, makes use of both historical and archaeological...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Sourcebook of the Culture of Animals in Antiquity

    Sources and Themes

    By Sian Lewis, Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Atlas of the Ancient Near East and Persia

    From the Bronze Age to the Roman Imperial Period

    By Trevor Bryce, Jessie Birkett-Rees

    The Atlas of the Ancient Near East and Persia provides scholars and students with up-to-date information on the development of the Ancient Near East from the beginning of written records in the Near East (c. 3000 BC) to the end of the Roman Empire, when Constantine the Great transferred the seat of...

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Dictionary of Ancient Mediterranean Religions

    Edited by Eric Orlin

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Routledge