Best List of History Ancient And Classical Books Ireland

Best Books about History Ancient And Classical

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"Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller Ancient Rome matters.
€14.00 €9.49


"Rome was first ruled by kings then became a republic.
€15.40 €10.45

In the shadow of the sword

In the 6th century AD the Near East was divided between two great empires: the Persian and the Roman.
€18.20 €12.35

Confronting the classics

Mary Beard is one of the world's best-known classicists - a brilliant academic with a rare gift for communicating with a wide audience both though her books and TV presenting.
€14.00 €9.49

Persian fire

In 480 BC Xerxes the King of Persia led an invasion of mainland Greece.
€18.20 €12.35

Ancient Worlds

€14.00 €9.49

Tomb of Tutankhamun

€21.00 €14.25

Middle Ages

Middle Ages P/B
€26.55 €18.01


The Roman Republic was the most remarkable state in history.
€18.20 €12.35


From the very beginning Caesar's story makes dazzling reading.
€21.00 €14.25


For a thousand years an extraordinary empire made possible Europe's transition to the modern world: Byzantium.
€15.40 €10.45


Pompeii explodes a number of myths - from the very date of the eruption probably a few months later than usually thought; the hygiene of the baths which must have been hotbeds of germs; and the legendary number of brothels most likely only one to the massive death count which was probably less than ten per cent of the population.
€14.00 €9.49

The Age of Alexander

The Parallel Lives of Plutarch are cornerstones of Western literature and have exerted a profound influence on writers and statesmen since the Renaissance most notably Shakespeare.
€21.00 €14.25

The Crusades

A one-volume history of the Crusades to the Holy Land - telling this fascinating and bloody story from both Christian and Muslim perspectives for the first time.
€18.20 €12.35


Of all the civilisations existing in the year 1000 that of Western Europe seemed the unlikeliest candidate for future greatness.
€18.20 €14.25