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The Oxford Handbook of the State in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean

The Oxford Handbook of the State in the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean  

Peter Fibiger Bang and Walter Scheidel (eds)

Print publication date:
Feb 2013
Online publication date:
Jan 2013
This Handbook offers a comprehensive survey of ancient state formation in western Eurasia and North Africa. Eighteen experts introduce readers to a wide variety of systems spanning 4,000 ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Byzantine Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Byzantine Studies  

Robin Cormack, John F. Haldon, and Elizabeth Jeffreys (eds)

Print publication date:
Oct 2008
Online publication date:
Nov 2012
This book presents discussions by experts on all significant aspects of Byzantine Studies. Byzantine Studies deals with the history and culture of the Byzantine Empire, the eastern half of ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage

The Oxford Handbook of Greek and Roman Coinage  

William E. Metcalf (ed.)

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Feb 2012
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Nov 2012
A large gap exists in the literature of ancient numismatics between general works intended for collectors and highly specialized studies addressed to numismatists. Indeed, there is hardly ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Studies

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Studies  

Alessandro Barchiesi and Walter Scheidel (eds)

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Jun 2010
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Sep 2012
This book contains papers by more than fifty scholars who elucidate the contribution of material as well as literary culture to our understanding of the Roman Empire. The emphasis is ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Social Relations in the Roman World

The Oxford Handbook of Social Relations in the Roman World  

Michael Peachin (ed.)

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Feb 2011
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Sep 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Social Relations in the Roman Worldsynthesizes what has been accomplished in this field and attempts to configure the examination of Roman social ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World

The Oxford Handbook of Warfare in the Classical World  

Brian Campbell and Lawrence A. Tritle (eds)

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Jan 2013
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Jan 2013
War lay at the heart of much of life in the classical world, from conflicts between tribes or states, internal or civil wars, or wars waged to suppress rebellions. Battles were resolved by ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Latin Literature

The Oxford Handbook of Medieval Latin Literature  

Ralph Hexter and David Townsend (eds)

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Jan 2012
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Sep 2012
The twenty-eight articles in this Handbook represent some of the current thinking in the study of Latin language and literature in the Middle Ages. The insights offered by the collective ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Daily Life in Roman Palestine

The Oxford Handbook of Jewish Daily Life in Roman Palestine  

Catherine Hezser (ed.)

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Aug 2010
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Sep 2012
This book is a reference compendium on the day-to-day lives of Jews in the land of Israel in Roman times. Ranging from subjects such as clothing and domestic architecture to food and ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Roman Epigraphy

The Oxford Handbook of Roman Epigraphy  

Christer Bruun and Jonathan Edmondson (eds)

Print publication date:
Nov 2014
Online publication date:
Jan 2015
Inscriptions are valuable for anyone interested in the Roman world and Roman culture, whether they are studying history, archaeology, literature, religion, or are working in a field that ... More
The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity

The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity  

Scott Fitzgerald Johnson (ed.)

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Oct 2012
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Nov 2012
The Oxford Handbook of Late Antiquity offers an innovative overview of a period (c. 300-700 CE) that has become increasingly central to scholarly debates over the history of western and ... More

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