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Beyond Hatti


This collection of essays honours the life and work of Gary Beckman, Professor of Hittite and Mesopotamian Studies at the University of Michigan. The essays traverse ancient Anatolia, Syria, Mesopotamia and beyond. Beckman’s interest in the reception and adaptation of Syro-Mesopotamian culture by the Hittites in particular inspired this offering.





Hardback    £57.00
9781937040116 | Published: 2013
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Beyond Iconography


This volume presents a spectrum of current research on ancient surface decoration that offers new avenues of exploration and directions of inquiry. The collected essays draw from a wide range of disciplinary frameworks and integrate material analysis, the study of technical characteristics and the interpretation of iconographic programmes.





Paperback    £20.00
9781931909310 | Published: 2015
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Beyond Survival and Philanthropy

Paperback    £21.00
9780878200924 | Published: 2014
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Beyond the Ubaid
Contains 23 papers that explore what the "Ubaid" is, how it is identified, and how the Ubaid in one location compares to another in a distant location. The papers are the result of "The Ubaid Expansion? Cultural Meaning, Identity and the Lead-up to Urbanism," an International Workshop held at Grey College, University of Durham, 20-22 April 2006.


Paperback    £33.00
9781885923660 | Published: 2010
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A Bible Reader's History of the Ancient World

Introduces readers to the civilizations of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Syria-Palestine, Persia and Rome. Readable and engaging. Based on current archaeology and historical research, it shows that scientific archaeology, material culture, and careful reading of primary texts are key to understanding ancient societies. Over 300 col. illus.




Paperback    £33.00
9781944394028 | Published: 2016
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A Bibliographical Guide to the Study of Troubadours and Old Occitan Literature
New bibliographic guide to Occitan and troubadour literature provides a definitive survey of the field of Occitan literary studies - from the earliest enigmatic texts to the 15th-century works of Jordi de Sant Jordi. Will become the essential source for Occitan literary studies worldwide.


Hardback    £133.00
9781580442152 | Published: 2015
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Bibliography of the Works of Peter Martyr Vermigli


This is a bibliography of the Italian Protestant reformer, and presents published major works, minor works, and partial works or extracts.





Hardback    £29.00
9780940474147 | Published: 1991
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The Big Show


The Big Show looks at the role played by cinema in British cultural life during World War One. Hammond shows how the British film industry and British audiences responded to the traumatic effects of the War, and contends that the War’s significant effect was to expedite the cultural acceptance of cinema into the fabric of British social life.





Hardback    £75.00
9780859897587 | Published: 2006
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PDF    £75.00
9780859899000 | Published: 2015
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Bir Umm Fawakhir 3
Bir Umm Fawakhir 3 is the last of the final reports on the archaeological surveys and excavations at the Byzantine site of Bir Umm Fawakhir in the central Eastern Desert of Egypt; it remains the only intensively studied ancient Egyptian gold-mining operation, and one of very few completely mapped towns of the era.


Hardback    £50.00
9781614910206 | Published: 2015
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Bir Umm Fawakhir Survey Project 1993
The Oriental Institute continued its survey of Bir Umm Fawakhir, a site lying half way between the Nile and the Red Sea in1993.This report reflects on the aims of the 1993 season which was to continue mapping the site, to expand the pottery corpus, to seek for some specific features not found in 1992 such as defensive structures and churches.


Paperback    £31.00
9781885923165 | Published: 2000
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