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The Ancient Coinages of the Iberian Peninsula  

Pere P. Ripollès

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Feb 2012
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Nov 2012
The minting of coins in the Iberian Peninsula spread in from the mid-fifth century BC until the reign of the emperor Claudius. The first coinages were struck in the Greek colonies of ... More

Ancient Jewish Social Relations  

Seth Schwartz

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Feb 2011
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Sep 2012
This article discusses the social history of the Jews. It determines the extent Jewish communities possessed an inner-Jewish social structure and looks at the social ties that existed ... More

Anthropology  

Maurizio Bettini

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Jun 2010
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Sep 2012
Anthropology and the humanities both deal with man, but they deal with utterly different kinds of man. To put them together was a difficult task, therefore: it was not a simple question of ... More

Antonine Coinage  

Liv Mariah Yarrow

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Feb 2012
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Nov 2012
Under the Antonine emperors, imperial and provincial coinage largely follow the pattern of prior periods, with certain significant developments both in minting practices and iconographic ... More

Arabia and Ethiopia  

Christian Julien Robin

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Oct 2012
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Nov 2012
This article discusses the strong links between Arabia and Ethiopia in Late Antiquity. These links were primarily commercial and cultural, but sometimes also political. The Ethiopians ... More

Arable Farming, Horticulture, and Food: Expansion, Innovation, and Diversity  

Marijke Van der Veen

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Sep 2016
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Oct 2014
The archaeobotanical evidence for food and farming in Roman Britain reveals continuity in the two principal cereals grown, but a marked increase in the scale of arable production in ... More

Archaeology  

Henry Hurst

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Jun 2010
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Sep 2012
The idea of classifying archaeology as a ‘tool’ alongside prosopography, metre, and numismatics, while ‘culture change’, ‘urbanism’, and ‘fall and transitions’ are classified under ... More

Armenia  

Tim Greenwood

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Oct 2012
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Nov 2012
This article discusses Armenian history in Late Antiquity. It considers the multiple and varied influences upon all aspects of Armenian society and culture, from far-reaching decisions ... More

Arming Romans for Battle  

Duncan B. Campbell

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Jan 2013
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Jan 2013
This chapter reports on the understanding on Roman armor, specifically discussing the development of Roman arms and armor. Archaeology offers actual examples of Roman arms and armor. Polybius ... More

Art and Representation  

Eugenio La Rocca

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Jun 2010
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Sep 2012
In recent years, the question of what constitutes art has often been asked. The question arose quite naturally from the dismissal of the traditional concept of art as imitation of the real ... More

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