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OXFORD ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE ROMAN WORLD

By: JOHN BOARDMAN

Price: $12.50

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM524689

ISBN: 0192854364

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


This authoritative and compelling work tells the story of the rise of Rome from its origins as a cluster of villages, to the foundation of the Roman Empire by Augustus, to its consolidation in the first two centuries AD. It also discusses aspects of the later Empire and its influence on western civilizations, not least the adoption of Christianity. Chapters dealing with social and political history are interwoven with chapters on literature, philosophy, and the arts. Among the other topics addressed are Roman Emperors; Roman historians, such as Tacitus and Livy; and Stoicism and Skepticism... View more info

GREEK ART

By: JOHN BOARDMAN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: W.W. NORTON & COMPANY, INC.:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: IM170985

ISBN: 0500201943

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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GREECE AND THE HELLENISTIC WORLD

By: JOHN BOARDMAN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM523308

ISBN: 0192821652

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


From the epic poems of Homer to the glittering art and architecture of Greece's Golden Age to the influential Roman systems of law and leadership, the classical world has established the foundations of our culture, as well as many of its enduring achievements. Astonishingly in-depth in its coverage of the entire 1000-year history of the classical world and richly illustrated, The Oxford History of the Classical World offers the general reader the definitive companion to the Graeco-Roman world, its history, and its achievements. The first volume, Classical Greece and the Hellenistic World, ... View more info

ATHENIAN BLACK FIGURE VASES

By: JOHN BOARDMAN

Price: $14.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM54879

ISBN: 0195197593

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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ATHENIAN BLACK FIGURE VASES : A HANDBOOK

By: JOHN BOARDMAN

Price: $6.50

Publisher: W.W. NORTON & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM170964

ISBN: 0500201382

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Athenian black figure vases bear the work of consummate artists like Exekias, who depicted on them scenes of myth and everyday life that deepen our knowledge and understanding of Greek antiquity. John Boardman enables the reader to study the many aspects of the vases, and to grasp the essential style of a painter or group of painters, without having to consult a number of expensive, and not always easily accessible, publications. A final section is devoted to the mythological scenes and other decorative features of the vases. View more info

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ATHENIAN RED FIGURE VASES : THE ARCHIAC

By: JOHN BOARDMAN

Price: $6.50

Publisher: W.W. NORTON & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM170967

ISBN: 0500201439

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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