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  1. Pre-Order Two Forthcoming Texts on Peoples of the Ancient World

    The Romans: An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    A concise, readable, and comprehensive survey of the civilization of ancient Rome, this upcoming third edition covers more than 1,200 years of political, military and cultural history. It explores the religion, society, and daily life of the Romans through a study of their literature, art, architecture and technology.

    Instructors - request your complimentary exam copy | Read more

    To Be Published December 19, 2014

    The Greeks: An Introduction, 3rd Edition

    The new edition has expanded coverage of the post Classical period with major expansions in the areas of Hellenistic history, literature and philosophy.

    Instructors - request your complimentary exam copy | Read more

    To Be Published November 26, 2014

  2. Selected Classical Studies titles free to view in June!

    Routledge is committed to ensuring that valuable research from the past is available in the newest and most accessible formats. As part of this commitment, we have digitized over 15,000 of our older titles that were previously only available in print. These titles span a century of research across the social sciences and humanities, and we are delighted to have made over 6,000 of them freely available to view during the month of June.

    Our Classical Studies free-to-view collection features some of our most popular titles from the last thirty years. Click here to explore the full collection and start reading


     

  3. Free to View Classical Studies Monographs

    For the month of May, Routledge is pleased to announce that we have opened up a selection of our Classical Studies Monographs for you to read in their entirety for free.

    Click here to browse the available Classical Studies titles and start exploring today! 

  4. Routledge Library Editions: Homer

    Reissuing works originally published between 1958 and 1993, this five-volume set offers a selection of scholarship on the greatest classical poet, whose two monumental epics, the Iliad and the Odyssey, remain foundational to the Western cultural tradition. 

    Find out more about the collection here

  5. Classical Studies 2014 Catalog Now Available

    The Routledge Classical Studies 2014 Catalog is now available to view online. 

    From introductory guides to textbooks, and reference handbooks to monographs, we are confident you that you will find the right book to suit your needs. 

    Click here to view the catalog online, or download the PDF

  6. Women's Studies: The Basics

    International Women’s Day - Free Access to Routledge’s Women and Gender Titles All Weekend

    On International Women's Day, Routledge is joining celebrations across the world to honor women's achievements throughout history. This year, we've decided to give you free online access to a number of Routledge Women Studies resources from Saturday 8th March to Monday 10th March.

  7. Two Recent Classics Titles Highly Recommended by CHOICE

    We are pleased to announce that two outstanding Routledge titles have recently been named "highly recommended" by CHOICE. Click through to view excerpts from the reviews and learn more about these fantastic books!

  8. The Ancient Near East: History, Society and Economy - Mario Liverani

    "...a wonderful book, which will make readers fall in love with the wonders of the ancient Near East..."

    Using the latest research from the most recent archaeological finds, and thanks to his personal odyssey of over twenty-five years, Mario Liverani has succeeded in retracing the history of the peoples of the ancient Near East such as the Sumerians, Hittites, Assyrians and Babylonians.

    Never before available in English, The Ancient Near East reveals three millennia of history (3500-500 BC) in one single work, representing one of the greatest books ever written on the subject. Read more.

    Instructors - request your complimentary exam copy.

  9. Book Launch for Roman Literature, Gender and Reception: Domina Illustris

    Co-sponsored by the University of Maryland Classics Department and the Center for Literary and Comparative Studies, the book launch for Roman Literature, Gender and Reception: Domina Illustris will include a panel of speakers about the book and its nineteen essays followed by a celebratory reception.

    Find out more about the event.

  10. Now Available - The Etruscan World

    In the past fifteen years striking advances have been made in scholarship and research techniques for Etruscan Studies. Lavishly illustrated, this new volume from Routledge and editor Jean MacIntosh Turfa brings to life the culture and material past of the Etruscans and highlights key points of development in research, making it essential reading for researchers, academics and students of this fascinating civilization. Phil Perkins of the Open University, UK has called The Etruscan World a "massive contribution... It will be indispensable to everyone with a passion to know more about the Etruscans." Don't miss it!

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