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The Science of Culture

Leslie White was one of the most important—and controversial—figures in American anthropology. This classic work, initially published in 1949, contains White’s definitive statement on what he termed 'culturology.'

Paperback    £39.00
9780975273821 | Published: 2005
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Scientist as Subject

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9780975273807 | Published: 2004
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The Sea Of Gods, Heroes and Men in Ancient Greek Art (parallel text, English/Greek)

Published to coincide with an exhibition in both France and Greece, dedicated to marine representations on vases, and particularly those inspired by mythology.  Part I examines 42 specific examples of vases; Part II contains specialist articles on the iconography of the sea and on marine archaeology, from French and Greek experts. 100 col. Illus.

Hardback    £34.00
9789607037954 | Published: 2008
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Seafaring & Maritime Interconnections

This special issue of Journal of Ancient Egyptian Interconnections, 5.1 (2013)  contains a series of articles, extended reports, and book reviews with a uniting theme of critical importance to life in ancient Egypt: seafaring and maritime interconnections.




Paperback    £41.00
9780615857343 | Published: 2013
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Seals on the Persepolis Fortification Tablets, Volume I

On the legible seals retrieved through many thousands of full or partial impressions preserved on the 2,087 Elamite administrative tablets recovered during the 1930s excavations at Persepolis, Iran. Commentary on features of the seals as well as systematic analysis of seal application patterns. Part 1: text 562pp; Part 2: plates 1-291 318pp

Hardback    £109.00
9781885923127 | Published: 2001
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Second Thessalonians
Apocalyptic speculation, in one form or another, is as persistent at the turn of this millennium as it was at the last. The commentaries of Haimo of Auxerre and Thietland of Einsiedeln offer glimpses of two links in [the] unbroken chain of the apocalyptic tradition.

Paperback    £12.00
9781580440189 | Published: 2011
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Secrets of German Medieval Swordsmanship

In this lavishly photo-illustrated text, Christian presents a full translation and interpretation of the so-called Ringeck Fechtbuch, a mid-15th century compendium of teachings in the Liechtenauer tradition.

Hardback    £35.00
9781891448072 | Published: 2002
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The Secular City

Central to the Enlightenment is the ideal of the Secular City, in militant reply to the Civitas Dei of St Augustine. The essays in this volume illustrate the elaboration of that vision, both in the planning and depiction of actual cities and in the speculation on social justice to which Voltaire in particular devoted himself.

Hardback    £75.00
9780859894166 | Published: 1994
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Security And Defence In South-West England Before 1800

From Roman times to the eighteenth century, the South West of England was an example of the importance of matters of security and defence to a local society easily threatened by external and internal conflicts and tensions. These studies provide a series of vignettes illustrating perennial and enduring problems in the history of the British Isles.

Paperback    £13.00
9780859892094 | Published: 1987
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Selected Studies in Modern Arabic Narrative

Paperback    £37.00
9781937040765 | Published: 2019
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