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.
€15.80 €10.43

Vikings In Britain And Ireland

For nearly 300 years from the end of the 8th century AD until approximately 1100 the Vikings set out from Scandinavia across the northern world a dramatic time that would change Europe forever.


"Rome was first ruled by kings then became a republic.
€15.12 €9.96

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

Persian fire

In 480 BC Xerxes the King of Persia led an invasion of mainland Greece.
€20.55 €13.56

Reading the Maya glyphs

"This guide enables the reading and comprehension of commonly encountered classic Maya texts.
€20.50 €13.53


Of all the civilisations existing in the year 1000 that of Western Europe seemed the unlikeliest candidate for future greatness.
€20.55 €13.56

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.
€20.55 €13.56


From the very beginning Caesar's story makes dazzling reading.
€23.70 €15.64

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.
€15.80 €10.43

Gods war

The story of how a group of warriors driven by faith greed and wanderlust carved out new Christian-ruled states in the Middle East is one of the most extraordinary of all epics.
€31.60 €20.85

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.
€23.70 €15.64

The complete Roman legions

This title covers all 45 imperial legions of the Roman Empire in compelling and accurate detail telling the tales of their triumphs and defeats as they policed the empire and enlarged its borders.
€23.60 €15.57