The Policy of Darius and Xerxes towards Thrace and Macedonia

Miroslav Ivanov Vasilev, Troyan (Bulgaria)

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€120,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004282148
E-ISBN: 
9789004282155
Publication Date: 
February 2015
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 260 pp.
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ISSN: 
2352-8656
Volume: 
379

Rachel Zelnick-Abramovitz, Tel-Aviv University

In Taxing Freedom Rachel Zelnick-Abramovitz examines the nature, the purpose, and the historical and economic context of payments made to the polis by manumitted slaves, as recorded in manumission inscriptions from Hellenistic and Roman Thessaly.
Series: 
Volume: 
361
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004253896
E-ISBN: 
9789004256620
Publication date: 
September 2013
€104,00
$121.00

Edited by Emily Hemelrijk, University of Amsterdam and Greg Woolf, University of St Andrews

This multidisciplinary collection of studies offers a compelling new vision of the role of women in Roman cities in Italy and the western provinces.
Series: 
Volume: 
360
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255944
E-ISBN: 
9789004255951
Publication date: 
July 2013
€157,00
$184.00

Edited by Owen Hodkinson University of Leeds, Patricia A. Rosenmeyer University of Wisconsin, Evelien Bracke University of Swansea

Epistolary Narratives presents detailed literary readings of a wide range of Greek literary letter collections across a range of genres, cultural backgrounds, and time periods, leading collectively towards a better appreciation of Greek epistolary collections as a unique literary phenomenon.
Series: 
Volume: 
359
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249608
E-ISBN: 
9789004253032
Publication date: 
May 2013
€167,00
$197.00

Dimitri Nakassis, University of Toronto

This book revises our understanding of Mycenaean society through a detailed prosopographical analysis of individuals attested in the administrative texts from the Palace of Nestor at Pylos in southwestern Greece, ca. 1200 BC.
Series: 
Volume: 
358
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244511
E-ISBN: 
9789004251465
Publication date: 
May 2013
€138,00
$174.00

Andreas Heil, Technische Universität Dresden

In four separate studies, Andreas Heil shows that Seneca, in his tragedies Thyestes, Hercules furens, Troas (Troades) and Medea, handles dramatic time less experimentally than has been assumed before. Thus, the survey considerably deepens our understanding of Seneca's dramatic technique....
Series: 
Volume: 
357
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244535
E-ISBN: 
9789004251441
Publication date: 
May 2013
€111,00
$139.00

Christian Laes Free University of Brussels, University of Antwerp, C.F. Goodey The Open University, M. Lynn Rose Truman State University

This is the first volume ever to systematically study the subject of disabilities in the Roman world. The contributors examine the topic from head to toe: mental and intellectual disability, alcoholism, visual impairment, speech disorder, hermaphroditism, monstrous births, mobility problems,...
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Volume: 
356
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248311
E-ISBN: 
9789004251250
Publication date: 
May 2013
€145,00
$182.00

Adam Rogers, University of Leicester

Water and Roman Urbanism provides an innovative archaeological perspective on the Roman urban experience in Britain through its focus on the cultural implications of the crucial relationship between water and settlement and the important development of this relationship over time.
Series: 
Volume: 
355
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004247871
E-ISBN: 
9789004249752
Publication date: 
March 2013
€130,00
$164.00

Valéry Berlincourt, University of Geneva

Winner of the 2015 Jozef IJsewijn Prize for best first book on a Neo-Latin topic...
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Volume: 
354
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004207110
E-ISBN: 
9789004245129
Publication date: 
May 2013
€255,00
$320.00

Edited by George W. M. Harrison, Concordia University, and Vayos Liapis, Open University of Cyprus

Drawing on insights from various disciplines (philology, archaeology, art) as well as from performance and reception studies, this volume shows how a heightened awareness of performance can enhance our appreciation of Greek and Roman theatre.
Series: 
Volume: 
353
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244573
E-ISBN: 
9789004245457
Publication date: 
March 2013
€204,00
$257.00

Andrzej Wypustek, University of Wrocław

In The Privileges of Death: Images of Immortality in Verse Inscriptions of the Hellenistic and Greco-Roman Periods Andrzej Wypustek provides a study of various forms of poetic heroization that became increasingly widespread in Greek funerary epigram in the 1st-3rd centuries AD.
Series: 
Volume: 
352
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233188
E-ISBN: 
9789004233201
Publication date: 
November 2012
€108,00
$136.00

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