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  1. The Social Life of the Hebrews (Routledge Revivals)

    By Edward Day

    First published in 1901, this study of the social life of the Hebrews considers both the time of the judges and the time of the monarchy. Written in a popularly scientific style, designed to appeal to students of ancient Middle East and biblical history as well as the general reader, this work...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Economic Growth in Britain and France 1780-1914 (Routledge Revivals)

    Two Paths to the Twentieth Century

    By Patrick O'Brien, Caglar Keyder

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1978, Professor O’Brien’s Economic Growth in Britain and France 1780-1914 is an original and pioneering exercise in comparative and quantitative economic history. It finds a controversial place in the debate on the question of French retardation in the 19th century and as a brave...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Yogi and the Devotee (Routledge Revivals)

    The Interplay Between the Upanishads and Catholic Theology

    By Ninian Smart

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1968, Ninian Smart’s The Yogi and the Devotee: The Interplay Between the Upanishads and Catholic Theology is based on lectures given in Delhi and explores in a novel way the relation between Hinduism and Christianity. The author puts forward a general theory of the relationship...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Discipline of the Cave (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Niemeyer Findlay

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1966, The Discipline of the Cave is the first series of a course of Gifford lectures on philosophical issues.. J N Findlay’s lectures use the image of the Cave to show how familiarity is full of restrictions, and involves puzzles and discrepancies unable to be resolved or removed...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  5. The Transcendence of the Cave (Routledge Revivals)

    Sequel to The Discipline of the Cave

    By John Niemeyer Findlay

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1967, The Transcendence of the Cave is the second in a series of Gifford Lectures on philosophical issues, and continues the themes of the first series entitled The Discipline of the Cave. In the opening chapters, J N Findlay sketches an ontology, an axiology and a theology...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Collapse and Recovery of the Roman Empire

    By Michael Grant

    Collapse and Recovery of the Roman Empire presents a study of third century Rome, which is lavishly illustrated and a lucid read, typical of Michael Grant's inimitable style.In Collapse and Recovery of the Roman Empire, Michael Grant asserts that the fact that the Roman empire of the third century...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Christianity in the Land of the Pharaohs

    The Coptic Orthodox Church

    By Jill Kamil

    The Copts - the indigenous Christians of Egypt - declared their independence from Byzantine Christianity when they appointed their own patriarchs in the sixth century. Jill Kamil has written an angaging and accessible survey of the history of Christianity on Egypt, through its development under...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The Late Roman World and Its Historian

    Interpreting Ammianus Marcellinus

    By Jan Willem Drijvers, David Hunt

    Ammianus Marcellinus, Greek by birth but writing in Latin c. AD 390, was the last great Roman historian. His writings are an indispensable basis for our knowledge of the late Roman world. This book represents a collection of papers analysing Ammianus's writings from a variety of perspective,...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  9. The Family in Late Antiquity

    The Rise of Christianity and the Endurance of Tradition

    By Geoffrey Nathan

    The Family in Late Antiquity offers a challenging, well-argued and coherent study of the family in the late Roman world and the influence of the emerging Christian religion on its structure and value.Before the Roman Empire's political disintegration in the west, enormous political, religious and...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Fragmentation in Archaeology

    People, Places and Broken Objects in the Prehistory of South Eastern Europe

    By John Chapman

    Fragmentation in Archaeology revolutionises archaeological studies of material culture, by arguing that the deliberate physical fragmentation of objects, and their (often structured) deposition, lies at the core of the archaeology of the Mesolithic, Neolithic and Copper Age of Central and Eastern...

    Published September 30th 2012 by Routledge

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