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History of Messianic Speculation in Israel From the First Through the Seventeenth Centuries

By: Abba Hillel Silver

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Beacon Press: January 1959

Seller ID: 15633

ISBN: B00ASJTWJ8

Condition: Used - Good


ex-library with usual marks. Name and green mark on inside cover. Good tight and square binding.Shows signs of age and wear. View more info

History Of Xerxes The Great With Engravings

By: Abbott, Jacob

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Harper & Brothers: 1873

Seller ID: 6876

ISBN: B004G7J1G2

Condition: Used - Good


1973 Printing (Harper & Brothers 1873) - Clean In Text. Light Wear On Red Cloth Covers. Blind Stamp Decorative Cover. Cloth Fra 1873 Printing (Harper & Brothers 1873) - Clean In Text. Wear On Red Cloth Covers. Blind Stamp Decorative Cover. Frayed at head and tail of spine. Binding is sound. View more info

Moral Vision in the Histories of Polybius (Volume XVI - Hellenistic Culture and Society)

By: Arthur M. Eckstein

Price: $29.95

Publisher: University of California Press: February 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51044

ISBN: 0520085205

Condition: Used - Very Good


1st Edition / 1st Printing - From private library with catalog number taped to spine. No other library marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. DJ is good . . . . . TOC: Introduction: Polybius and 'Machiavellianism' -- Polybius's Aristocratic Ethos: Deeds of Personal Courage -- Polybius's Aristocratic Ethos: Honor, War, and Wealth -- Polybius's Aristocratic Ethos: Deceit and Good Faith -- Threats to the Social Or... View more info

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The Israelites

By: B. S. J. Isserlin

Price: $9.98

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: October 1998

Seller ID: 10671

ISBN: 0500050821

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. View more info

The Ancient Near East (Books That Live)

By: C.H. Gordon

Price: $3.95

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: June 1965

Seller ID: 10431

ISBN: 0393002756

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No other marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. View more info

The Evolution of Civilizations

By: Carroll Quigley

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Liberty Fund Inc.: August 1979

Seller ID: 9222

ISBN: 0913966576

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name inside front cover. No other marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Sunning and tearing on spine. View more info

Chronicles of the Barbarians:: Firsthand Accounts of Pillage and Conquest, from the Ancient World to the Fall o f Constantinople

By: David W. McCullough

Price: $6.98

Publisher: Crown: October 1998

Seller ID: 53478

ISBN: 0812930827

Condition: Used - Very Good


Dust jacket is clean. Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No other writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Romans and Barbarians: Four Views from the Empire's Edge, 1st Century AD

By: Derek Williams

Price: $8.89

Publisher: St Martins Pr: February 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35220

ISBN: 0312199589

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition - 1st Printing - Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No other marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. View more info

The Peloponnesian War

By: Donald Kagan

Price: $3.93

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2004

Seller ID: 69023

ISBN: 0142004375

Condition: Used - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Some moisture damage on corner of book from beginning to page 64. Gently read. View more info

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Good Digging: The Story of Archaeology

By: Dorothy Samachson, Joseph Samachson

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Rand McNally: 1960

Seller ID: 60790

ISBN: B0007FBNPO

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. No DJ. View more info

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A Search in Secret Egypt

By: Dr. Paul Brunton

Price: $5.98

Publisher: Weiser Books: June 1984

Seller ID: 37742

ISBN: 0877286035

Condition: Used - Very Good


Binding is tight and square. No marks or writing observed in the text. Cover is clean with minor shelf wear. View more info

The Journal of Roman Studies, Volume LXXIX - 1989

By: Editor-Averil Cameron

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies:

Seller ID: 46611

ISBN: 281BNB1002743

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. ISSN: 0075-4358 ....................... .. TOC: Image and Society in Archaic Etruria (pp. 1-10) by Bruno D'Agostino. // . The Illyrian Atintani, the Epirotic Atintanes and the Roman Protectorate (pp. 11-25) by N. G. L. Hammond. // . Virgil and Arcadia (pp. 26-39) by Richard Jenkyns. // . Nerva, the Fiscus Judaicus and Jewish Identity (pp. 40-44) by Martin Goodman. // . ... View more info

The Journal of Roman Studies, Volume LXXV - 1985 (75th Anniversary Volume)

By: Editor-Averil Cameron

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies: 1985

Seller ID: 46612

ISBN: B001CBS2OW

Condition: Used - Good


Previous owner's name on title page, minimal writing observed on approx. 10 pages in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. ISSN: 0075-4358 .............................. ................... Wine and Wealth in Ancient Italy (pp. 1-19) by N. Purcell. // . The Background to the Grain Law of Gaius Gracchus (pp. 20-25) by Peter Garnsey and Dominic Rathbone. // . From Mountain to Lovers' Tryst: Horace's Soracte Ode (pp. 26-38) by D. W. T. Vessey. // .... View more info

What Life Was Like: When Rome Ruled the World : The Roman Empire 100 BC-AD 200

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $4.93

Publisher: Time Life Education: 1997

Seller ID: 66129

ISBN: 0783554524

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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The Dawn of Civilization: Earliest Times to 700 B.C. (Volume I - History of Civilizations of Central Asia)

By: Editors-A. H. Dani, V. M Masson; Preface-Federico Mayor

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UNESCO Publishing: 1992

Seller ID: 51042

ISBN: 9231027190

Condition: Used - Very Good


1992 Printing - From a private library with catalog number taped to spine. No other library marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read if at all. . . . . . . . FROM THE INTRODUCTION: The present volume deals with the ancient period in the history of civilizations in Central Asia, when the earliest human cultures emerged and determined to a considerable extent the later developments of local cultures and peoples. At the same time, ... View more info

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Studies on the civilization and culture of Nuzi and the Hurrians: In honor of Ernest R. Lacheman on his seventy-fifth birthday, April 29, 1981

By: Editors-M. A. Morrison, D. I. Owen

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Eisenbrauns: June 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63476

ISBN: 0931464080

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


1st Edition (Eisenbrauns - 1981) - No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. ANo DJ. Text in English, French, German and Italian. . . . .. . Thirty-one articles by students and colleagues of an individual responsible for the publication of much of the textual material which forms the basis of knowledge of Nuzi and the Hurrian civilization; there are also copies of a number of texts not published heretofore.. . . . . TOC: * Ernest Rene... View more info

Gibbon's The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire; (A Premier book)

By: Edward Gibbon

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Fawcett: January 1964

Seller ID: 35105

ISBN: B0007FL0R0

Condition: Used - Good


Previous owner's name and green mark inside front cover. No other marks or writing observed in text. Pages tanned with age. Binding tight and square. Cover shows wear and age View more info

The Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire

By: Edward Gibbon

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Laurel/Dell Publishing: March 1963

Seller ID: 47346

ISBN: 0440318793

Condition: Used - Good


Cover has some rubbing, back corner bent. Previous owner's name on inside front cover. Some underlining observed on about 20 pages in the text Binding is tight and square. View more info

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The Jews in the Greek Age

By: Elias Bickerman

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Harvard University Press: September 1990

Seller ID: 10424

ISBN: 0674474910

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. View more info

The Pocket Timeline of Ancient Greece

By: Emma McAllister

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: January 2006

Seller ID: 45525

ISBN: 0195301285

Condition: Used - Very Good


Cover is clean and in good condition. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info