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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78

ISBN: 0762102772

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Delphi

By: Andronicos, Manolis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Greece, Ekdotike Athenon S.A.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC15

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 290g, 80pgs. This book introduces the reader to the archaeological site of Delhi using aeriel photographs and magnificent illustrations. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Small pen mark from previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Student's Sanskrit-English Dictionary, The

By: Apte, Vaman Shivram

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: REF98

ISBN: 8120800451

Condition: Good


Soft cover, reprint edition, 954g, 664pgs. Contains appendices on Sanskrit prosody and important literary and geographical names in the ancient history of India. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, light page discolouration throughout, some fading to cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Gladiator, The: The Secret History of Rome's Warrior Slaves

By: Baker, Alan

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, England, Ebury Press: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANC67

ISBN: 0091878802

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 240gms, 216pgs. An extraordinarily vivid picture of gladiatorial life during the Roman empire. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lost Wreck of the Isis, The: From Beneath the Sea An Ancient Roman Ship Returns to Life

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA44

ISBN: 0340531789

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 534g, 63pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some moderate water damage to pages. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Day of the Barbarians, The: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Walker Publishing Company: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISANC73

ISBN: 0802716717

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 192gms, 180pgs. The dramatic, untold story of the battle that altered the shape of the ancient world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Greek Art: The World of Art Library (History of Art)

By: Boardman, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Thames and Hudson Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ART40

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 725gms, 288 pages, blank endpapers. John Boardman presents Ancient Greek Art as a live and changing subject, to be enjoyed in its full variety and not only in its better known masterpieces. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, page discolouration to endpapers, previous owner's name on endpaper. Dust Jacket is in fair to good condition with no shelf wear, dust jacket is covered in clear contact, which has protected the jacket from shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Britain's Secret Heritage: Mysterious Britain (#1); The Quest for Arthur's Britain (#2); and The Changing Face of Britain (#3) - All 3 Volumes Presented in Slipcase

By: Bord, Janet; Bord, Colin; Ashe, Geoffrey; and Hyams, Edward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Herts, England, Paladin: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR29

ISBN: 05860815772

Condition: Good


All three volumes are softcovers presented in a pictorial laminated slipcase, reprint, 1080gms, 287 pages (#1), 238 pages (#2), 256 pages (#3). Books are in good condition with moderate general wear and mild page discolouration throughout. Slip case is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Books weigh over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Holy Land, The: Guide to the Archaeological Sites of Israel, Sinai and Jordan

By: Bourbon, Fabio; and Lavagno, Enrico

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Italy, White Star Publishers: 2001

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISARC11

ISBN: 8880955594

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1375gms, 228 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in removeable plastic protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock... View more info

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Egypt: A Journey Through the Land of the Pharaohs

By: Breasted, James Henry (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Camera/Graphic Press Ltd: 1979

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: HISARC17

ISBN: 0918696119

Condition: Good


Softcover, abridged edition, 464g, 128pgs. This edition is an abridged republication of the first edition published in 1905. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Egypt Under the Pharaohs

By: Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Bracken Books: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISANC70

ISBN: 0091850495

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 434gms, 469pgs. This book carefully composes a vivid picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled Ancient Egypt and the complex societies that sustained them. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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People of the Past: The Illustrated History of Humankind (Volume 1) - The Epic Story of Human Origins and Development

By: Burenhult, Goran (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco, USA, Fog City Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANC1

ISBN: 1877019305

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1970gms, 463 pages. Magnificently illustrated, authoritative and global in its scope, this book tells the human story from the origins of humankind to the end of the Stone Age around 2000BC. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. Book weighs almost 2kg and may incur addit... View more info

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Gifts of the Jews, The: How a Tribe of Desert Nomads Changed the Way Everyone Thinks and Feels

By: Cahill, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Lion Publishing: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000522

ISBN: 074595054X

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 252gms, 291 pages. This book is a chart that opens up the route of Western history. It enables us to trace our cultural heritage back to its ultimate source - the relgious ideas and sensibilities of ancient Israel. With this book Thomas Cahill has confirmed his position as a highly exciting and original writer of religious history. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Secrets of Vesuvius: Unlocking the Sources from Pompeii and Herculaneum

By: Cameron, Kate; and Lawless, Jennifer

Price: $15.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, Thomas Nelson Australia: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: EDUHIS1

ISBN: 0170127818

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 436g, 118pgs, includes original CD-Rom and pouch. Written to meet the course requirements for the HSC Ancient History Core Study. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen marking on the inside front page. Book has been covered in clear protective contact, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Search for Alexander, The

By: Carter Brown, J. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, Little, Brown & Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC13

ISBN: 082121117X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 678g, 192pgs. Produced for the exhibitions at several American art galleries in 1980, which accompanied the series and book of the same title, about Alexander the Great. Contains colour photographs of the exhibits. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Search for Alexander, The

By: Carter Brown, J. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, Little, Brown & Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC14

ISBN: 082121117X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 678g, 192pgs. Produced for the exhibitions at several American art galleries in 1980, which accompanied the series and book of the same title, about Alexander the Great. Contains colour photographs of the exhibits. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor creasing to the cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Tomb of Tutankhamen, The

By: Carter, Howard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Sphere Books Limited: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISARC18

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 684g, 236pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Guide to the Battlefields of Europe, A

By: Chandler, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ware, England, Wordsworth Editions Limited: 1998

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: WAR10

ISBN: 1853266949

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Third Edition, 400gms, 388 pages. From ancient times, Europe has been shaped and re-shaped by military campaigns involving more than 2,000 battles. Book is in very good condition with no visible general wear and tear, previous booksellers sticker on back cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Maya, The

By: Coe, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1988

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 001753

ISBN: 050027455X

Condition: Good


Softcover, fourth edition (revised), 544gms, 200 pages, 146 illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gods of Eden: Egypt's Lost Legacy and the Genesis of Civilisation

By: Collins, Andrew

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANC71

ISBN: 0747275041

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 584gms, 372pgs. Hidden deep below Egypt's Giza plateau is the key to unlocking the mysteries of the Great Pyramid, the world's most remarkable monument. Built using technology unequalled even today, the ancient Egyptians claimed they inherited their advanced culture from a race of Elder gods who lived along the Nile 12,500 years ago. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info