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  1. The Rome that Did Not Fall

    The Survival of the East in the Fifth Century

    By Gerard Friell, Stephen Williams

    The Rome that Did Not Fall provides a well-illustrated, comprehensive narrative and analysis of the Roman empire in the east, charting its remarkable growth and development which resulted in the distinct and enduring civilization of Byzantium. It considers:* the fourth century background* the...

    Published April 15th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Weakness of the Will

    By Justin Gosling

    Series: Problems of Philosophy

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Lyric Texts and Lyric Consciousness

    The Birth of a Genre from Archaic Greece to Augustan Rome

    By Paul Allen Miller

    Lyric Texts and Lyric Consciousness presents a model for studying the history of lyric as a genre. Prof Miller draws a distinction between the work of the Greek lyrists and the more condensed, personal poetry that we associate with lyric. He then confronts the theoretical issues and presents a...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Ausonius of Bordeaux

    Genesis of a Gallic Aristocracy

    By Hagith Sivan

    In the burgeoning field of late classical antiquity the authors of late Roman Gaul have served as a mine of information regarding the historical, cultural, political, social and religious developments of the western empire, and of Gaul in particular. Ausonius is outstanding among these authors for...

    Published March 24th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Tutankhamen

    By Budge

    First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Encyclopedia of the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt

    Edited by Kathryn A. Bard

    The Encyclopedia opens with a general map of the region and a chronology of periods and dynasties, providing a context for the entries. The first section of the volume then comprises 14 overviews which explore the history and significance of each period.The main body of the text offers more than...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. A History of Early Al-Andalus

    The Akhbar Majmu'a

    By David James

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    The Akhbar majmu‘a, or 'Collected Accounts', deal with the Muslim conquest of the Iberian peninsula in 711 and subsequent events in al-Andalus, down to and including the reign of ‘Abd al-Rahman III (912-961), founder of the Umayyad caliphate of al-Andalus . No Arabic text dealing with the early...

    Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Plato's Meno In Focus

    Edited by Jane M. Day

    Series: Philosophers in Focus

    In one volume, this book brings together a new English translation of Plato's Meno, a selection of illuminating articles on themes in the dialogue published between 1965 and 1985 and an introduction setting the Meno in its historical context and opening up the key philosophical issues which the...

    Published February 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Ancient India and Indian Civilization

    By P. Masson-Ousel, P. Stern, H. Willman-Grabowska

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The End of the Ancient World

    By Ferdinand Lot

    Originally published between 1920-70,The History of Civilization was a landmark in early twentieth century publishing. It was published at a formative time within the social sciences, and during a period of decisive historical discovery. The aim of the general editor, C.K. Ogden, was to summarize...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Routledge