When Women Ruled the World: Six Queens of Egypt

When Women Ruled the WorldN This riveting narrative explores the lives of six remarkable female pharaohs from Hatshepsut to

Cleopatra women who ruled with real power and shines a piercing light on our own perceptions of wom

When Women Ruled the World: Six Queens of EgyptCleopatra women who ruled with real power and shines a piercing light on our own perceptions of wom

Scythian (The Thrice Named Man, #1)

N in his veins to set things right and accomplish the impossible nFrom a humble upbringing a boy e

Scythian (The Thrice Named Man #1)N in his veins to set things right and accomplish the impossible nFrom a humble upbringing a boy e

Scythian The year is 225 AD and the Roman Empire is on the brink of a precipice nIt will take a man with iro

Dictator (Cicero, #3)

Dictator ImperiumConspirataand now the long awaited final volume of the author s best selling Cicero tril

OgyWith Dictator Robert Harris brings the saga of Cicero s life to a time when some of the most

Dictator (Cicero #3)OgyWith Dictator Robert Harris brings the saga of Cicero s life to a time when some of the most

Vindolanda

VindolandaAD 98 Vindolanda A fort on the edge of the roman world The bustling army base at Vindolanda lies

On the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world In just over twenty years time E

Vindolanda On the northern frontier of Britannia and the entire Roman world In just over twenty years time E

Bread of Angels

Bread of AngelsTo take the reins of success in an incredible journey of courage grit and friendship And along th

To take the reins of success in an incredible journey of courage grit and friendship And along th

Bread of AngelsPurple The foundation of an influential trade in a Roman world dominated by men One woman rises up

24 Hours in Ancient Rome: A Day in the Life of the People Who Lived There

Hours in Ancient RomeWalk a day in a Roman s sandals n nWhat was it like to live in one of the ancient world s most pow

Erful and bustling cities one that was eight times densely populated than modern day New York n n

24 Hours in Ancient Rome: A Day in the Life of the People Who Lived ThereErful and bustling cities one that was eight times densely populated than modern day New York n n

The Map of Knowledge: How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found: A History in Seven Cities

The Map of KnowledgeIn The Map of Knowledge Violet Moller traces the journey taken by the ideas of three of the greate

St scientists of antiuity Euclid Galen and Ptolemy through seven cities and over a thousand year

The Map of Knowledge: How Classical Ideas Were Lost and Found: A History in Seven CitiesSt scientists of antiuity Euclid Galen and Ptolemy through seven cities and over a thousand year

The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman Republic

The Storm Before the StormThe Roman Republic was one of the most remarkable achievements in the history of civilization After

Its founding in 509 BCE Rome grew from an unremarkable Italian city state to the dominant superpo

The Storm Before the Storm: The Beginning of the End of the Roman RepublicIts founding in 509 BCE Rome grew from an unremarkable Italian city state to the dominant superpo

The Children of Jocasta

Fteen when she is told that she must marry the King of Thebes an old man she has never met Her lif

The Children of JocastaFteen when she is told that she must marry the King of Thebes an old man she has never met Her lif

The Children of JocastaMy siblings and I have grown up in a cursed house children of cursed parents n nJocasta is just fi

The Odyssey

Had plundered nthe hallowed heights of Troy n nSo begins Robert Fagles magnificent translation of th

The OdysseyHad plundered nthe hallowed heights of Troy n nSo begins Robert Fagles magnificent translation of th

The OdysseySing to me of the man Muse the man of twists and turns ndriven time and again off course once he

The Iliad

The IliadDating to the ninth century BC Homer s timeless poem still vividly conveys the horror and herois

M of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devastation and destruction

The IliadM of men and gods wrestling with towering emotions and battling amidst devastation and destruction

The Epic of Gilgamesh

The Epic of GilgameshMiraculously preserved on clay tablets dating back as much as four thousand years the poem of Gilg

Amesh king of Uruk is the world s oldest epic predating Homer by many centuries The story tells

The Epic of Gilgamesh Amesh king of Uruk is the world s oldest epic predating Homer by many centuries The story tells

The Aeneid

Writers and musicians n nPart of the Macmillan Collector s Library a series of stunning clothboun

The AeneidWriters and musicians n nPart of the Macmillan Collector s Library a series of stunning clothboun

The AeneidThe Aeneid thrilling terrifying and poignant in eual measure has inspired centuries of artists