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Theseus and the Minotaur
Theseus and the Minotaur
Written by Graeme Davis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472804051
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Theseus and the Minotaur

Written by Graeme Davis


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

Graeme Davis draws upon the classic sources to retell the great myths and legends of Theseus, the founder-king of Athens, and backs this narrative with a factual examination of the myth, its variations, and its development over time. Replete with both classical and modern illustrations, this book is a concise exploration... Read more >
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Theseus and the Minotaur

Written by Graeme Davis


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

Graeme Davis draws upon the classic sources to retell the great myths and legends of Theseus, the founder-king of Athens, and backs this narrative with a factual examination of the myth, its variations, and its development over time. Replete with both classical and modern illustrations, this book is a concise exploration... Read more >
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In the Light of Science
In the Light of Science
Written by Demetris Nicolaides
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781615922253
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: Trade Paperback, 266 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $19.00

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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In the Light of Science
Our Ancient Quest for Knowledge and the Measure of Modern Physics
Written by Demetris Nicolaides


Format: eBook0
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $11.99

The birth of science in ancient Greece had a historical impact that is still being felt today. Physicist Demetris Nicolaides examines the epochal shift in thinking that led pre-Socratic philosophers of the sixth and fifth centuries BCE to abandon the prevailing mythologies of the age and, for the first time, to... Read more >
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The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476593
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $17.95

A New York Times Notable Book and one of The Daily Beast's Best Books of the Year

Since the Enlightenment, the Parthenon—the greatest example of Athenian architecture—has been venerated as the definitive symbol of Western democratic values. Here, Joan Breton Connelly challenges this conventional wisdom, drawing on previously undiscovered sources to present...

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The Dawn of Genius
The Dawn of Genius
Written by Alan Butler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780286846
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The Dawn of Genius
The Minoan Super-Civilization and the Truth About Atlantis
Written by Alan Butler


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $16.95

The modern world looks back towards Ancient Greece for the start of its philosophy, for the origins of its science and even for the foundations of its excursion into democracy. But is this either correct or fair? Was there something long, long before the City States of Greece flirted with geometry...

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Troy - Last War of the Heroic Age

Written by Si Sheppard
Illustrated by Jose Pena


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $13.95

Homer's Iliad, read by college underclassmen everywhere, tells the story of Helen, 'the face that launched a thousand ships', the trojan horse, and Achilles' heel. The Iliad provides the basis for this modern exploration of one of the most famous legendary wars of all time, a story at least partly based... Read more >
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Troy - Last War of the Heroic Age
Troy - Last War of the Heroic Age
Written by Si Sheppard
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472801289
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Troy - Last War of the Heroic Age

Written by Si Sheppard


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $17.95

Homer's Iliad, read by college underclassmen everywhere, tells the story of Helen, 'the face that launched a thousand ships', the trojan horse, and Achilles' heel. The Iliad provides the basis for this modern exploration of one of the most famous legendary wars of all time, a story at least partly based... Read more >
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The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307593382
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: Hardcover, 512 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $35.00

Built in the fifth century b.c., the Parthenon has been venerated for more than two millennia as the West’s ultimate paragon of beauty and proportion. Since the Enlightenment, it has also come to represent our political ideals, the lavish temple to the goddess Athena serving as the model for our most... Read more >
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The Parthenon Enigma
The Parthenon Enigma
Written by Joan Breton Connelly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350501
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The Parthenon Enigma

Written by Joan Breton Connelly


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $13.99

Built in the fifth century b.c., the Parthenon has been venerated for more than two millennia as the West’s ultimate paragon of beauty and proportion. Since the Enlightenment, it has also come to represent our political ideals, the lavish temple to the goddess Athena serving as the model for our most... Read more >
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Pylos and Sphacteria 425 BC
Pylos and Sphacteria 425 BC
Written by William Shepherd, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782002710
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Pylos and Sphacteria 425 BC
Sparta's island of disaster
Written by William Shepherd
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
Price: $21.95

In the seventh year of the Second Peloponnesian or 'Archidamian' War the Athenians occupied the promontory of Pylos on the west coast of the Peloponnese as a counterstroke to Sparta's repeated invasions of Attica. Over two days of fighting the small garrison beat off the Spartan army and fleet's determined efforts... Read more >
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Pylos and Sphacteria 425 BC
Sparta's island of disaster
Written by William Shepherd
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: December 24, 2013
Price: $15.95

In the seventh year of the Second Peloponnesian or 'Archidamian' War the Athenians occupied the promontory of Pylos on the west coast of the Peloponnese as a counterstroke to Sparta's repeated invasions of Attica. Over two days of fighting the small garrison beat off the Spartan army and fleet's determined efforts... Read more >
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Hercules
Hercules
Written by Fred Van Lente, Illustrated by Alexey Aparin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782006053
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Hercules

Written by Fred Van Lente
Illustrated by Alexey Aparin


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

The greatest hero of Ancient Greece, Hercules battled gods, men and monsters in a lifetime of violence and destruction. Today, Hercules is best known for his 'twelve labors', a series of near-impossible tasks assigned to him as punishment for the killing of his wife and children. During those tasks, he slew... Read more >
Hercules

Written by Fred Lente
Illustrated by Alexey Aparin


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: November 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

The greatest hero of Ancient Greece, Hercules battled gods, men and monsters in a lifetime of violence and destruction. Today, Hercules is best known for his 'twelve labors', a series of near-impossible tasks assigned to him as punishment for the killing of his wife and children. During those tasks, he slew... Read more >
Early Aegean Warrior 5000-1450 BC
Early Aegean Warrior 5000-1450 BC
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780968582
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Early Aegean Warrior 5000-1450 BC

Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $18.95

The civilisations of the Greece in the Ancient World have inspired and fascinated throughout European history. The stories of Homer, later reinforced by the pioneering archaeological work carried out by men such as Heinrich Schliemann at Mycenae and Sir Arthur Evans at Knossos, have enabled modern researchers and historians to piece... Read more >
Early Aegean Warrior 5000-1450 BC

Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: June 18, 2013
Price: $14.95

The civilisations of the Greece in the Ancient World have inspired and fascinated throughout European history. The stories of Homer, later reinforced by the pioneering archaeological work carried out by men such as Heinrich Schliemann at Mycenae and Sir Arthur Evans at Knossos, have enabled modern researchers and historians to piece... Read more >
The First Clash
The First Clash
Written by Jim Lacey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553385755
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The First Clash
The Miraculous Greek Victory at Marathon and Its Impact on Western Civilization
Written by Jim Lacey


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $17.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

“A compelling and provocative read . . . With a soldier’s eye, Jim Lacey re-creates the battle of Marathon in all its brutal simplicity.”—Barry Strauss, author of Masters of Command

 
Marathon—one of history’s most pivotal battles. Its name evokes images of almost superhuman courage, endurance, and fighting... Read more >
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Alexander 334-323 BC
Conquest of the Persian Empire
Written by John Warry


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $15.95

Alexander of Macedonia was undoubtedly one of the greatest generals of all time. This book, by John Warry, an expert on the warfare of the Classical world, examines the principle battles of Alexander's campaigns in detail. The battles of the Granicus, Issus, Gaugamela, Hydaspes and the difficult siege of Tyre are... Read more >
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Jason and the Argonauts
Jason and the Argonauts
Written by Neil Smith, Illustrated by Jose Daniel Cabrera Pena
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781780967226
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Jason and the Argonauts

Written by Neil Smith
Illustrated by Jose Daniel Cabrera Pena


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $17.95

The voyage of Jason and the Argonauts and their hunt for the Golden Fleece is one of the most enduringly popular of all of the Ancient Greek heroic myths. Accepting the quest in order to regain his kingdom, Jason assembled a legendary crew including many of Greece's greatest heroes such as... Read more >
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Jason and the Argonauts

Written by Neil Smith
Illustrated by Jose Pena


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.95

The voyage of Jason and the Argonauts and their hunt for the Golden Fleece is one of the most enduringly popular of all of the Ancient Greek heroic myths. Accepting the quest in order to regain his kingdom, Jason assembled a legendary crew including many of Greece's greatest heroes such as... Read more >
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Macedonian Armies after Alexander 323-168 BC

Written by Nicholas Sekunda
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $13.95

The death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC threw the Macedonians into confusion; there was no capable heir, and no clear successor among the senior figures in Alexander’s circle. Initial attempts to preserve the unity of Alexander’s conquests gave way to a period of bloody and prolonged warfare. For well... Read more >
Macedonian Armies after Alexander, 323-168 BC
Macedonian Armies after Alexander, 323-168 BC
Written by Nicholas Sekunda, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849087148
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Macedonian Armies after Alexander, 323-168 BC

Written by Nicholas Sekunda
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $17.95

The death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC threw the Macedonians into confusion; there was no capable heir, and no clear successor among the senior figures in Alexander's circle. Initial attempts to preserve the unity of Alexander's conquests gave way to a period of bloody and prolonged warfare (322-275 BC)... Read more >
Ghost on the Throne
Ghost on the Throne
Written by James Romm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307456601
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Ghost on the Throne
The Death of Alexander the Great and the Bloody Fight for His Empire
Written by James Romm


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $17.00

When Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-two, his empire stretched from the Adriatic Sea in the west all the way to modern-day India in the east. In an unusual compromise, his two heirs—a mentally damaged half brother, Philip III, and an infant son, Alexander IV, born after his...

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Spartan Warrior 735-331 BC

Written by Duncan Campbell
Illustrated by Steve Noon


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $14.95

Immortalized through their exploits at the battle of Thermopylae under the legendary Leonidas, as well as countless other victories throughout the classical period, the Spartans were some of the best trained, organized, most feared and lethal warriors of the ancient world. This small state, known to the Ancient Greeks as Lakedaimon... Read more >
The Greek Search for Wisdom

Written by Michael K. Kellogg


Format: eBook0
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

The philosopher Alfred North Whitehead once said that all of Western philosophy was "but a series of footnotes to Plato." By the same token, one could argue that all of Western civilization is but an extension of the ancient Greek cultural legacy. The Greeks invented tragedy, comedy, lyric poetry, history, philosophy... Read more >
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