List of History Ancient And Classical Books Ireland

Best Books about History Ancient And Classical

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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 €13.23


"Rome was first ruled by kings then became a republic.
€14.00 €10.17

Britain Begins

The last Ice Age which came to an end about 12000 years ago swept the bands of hunter gatherers from the face of the land that was to become Britain and Ireland but as the ice sheets retreated and the climate improved so human groups spread slowly northwards re-colonizing the land that had been laid waste.
€31.60 €20.85

Ancient Worlds

€14.00 €10.17

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 €13.23

Tomb of Tutankhamun

€21.00 €15.27


For a thousand years an extraordinary empire made possible Europe's transition to the modern world: Byzantium.
€15.40 €11.20


The Roman Republic was the most remarkable state in history.
€18.20 €13.23


"Sunday Times Top 10 Bestseller Ancient Rome matters.
€14.00 €10.17


Of all the civilisations existing in the year 1000 that of Western Europe seemed the unlikeliest candidate for future greatness.
€18.20 €13.23

The fall of the Roman Empire

In AD 378 the Roman Empire had been the unrivalled superpower of Europe for well over four hundred years.
€18.20 €13.23


From the very beginning Caesar's story makes dazzling reading.
€21.00 €15.27

Persian fire

In 480 BC Xerxes the King of Persia led an invasion of mainland Greece.
€18.20 €13.23

Introducing the ancient Greeks

"They gave us democracy philosophy poetry rational science the joke.
€12.60 €9.16


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 €10.17