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The Rise of Rome
The Rise of Rome
Written by Anthony Everitt
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ISBN: 9780679645160
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The Rise of Rome
The Making of the World's Greatest Empire
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook, 512 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $12.99

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE KANSAS CITY STAR

From Anthony Everitt, the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian, comes a riveting, magisterial account of Rome and its remarkable ascent from an obscure agrarian backwater to the greatest empire the world has ever known... Read more >
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The Roman Army
The Roman Army
Written by Chris McNab
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ISBN: 9781849088138
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The Roman Army
The Greatest War Machine of the Ancient World
Written by Chris McNab


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
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The image of the Roman legionary is as familiar today as it was to the citizens - and enemies - of the vast Roman Empire two thousand years ago. This book goes beyond the stereotypes found in popular culture to examine the Roman Army from the first armed citizens of the... Read more >
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Roman Republican Legionary 298-105 BC
Roman Republican Legionary 298-105 BC
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Sean O' Brogain
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ISBN: 9781849087810
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Roman Republican Legionary 298-105 BC

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Sean O' Brogain


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
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Soon after the Caudine Forks fiasco, where Roman citizens had suffered the humiliation of being forced to pass under the yoke, an act symbolising their loss of warrior status, the tactical formation adopted by the Roman army underwent a radical change. Introduced as part of the Servian reforms, the legion had... Read more >
Pompey
Pompey
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849085724
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Pompey

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: March 20, 2012
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Pompey, or Pompey the Great, was one of the best military leaders of the late Roman Republic. His campaigns against the Marians, his battles in Hispania and his defeat of the Mediterranean pirates launched him to political stardom where he became an ally of Julius Caesar and a member of the... Read more >
Roman Centurions 31 BC-AD 500
Roman Centurions 31 BC-AD 500
Written by Raffaele D'Amato, Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
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ISBN: 9781849087957
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Roman Centurions 31 BC-AD 500
The Classical and Late Empire
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $17.95

In the years between 31 BC and AD 500 the Romans carved out a mighty empire stretching from Britain to the deserts of North Africa. The men who spearheaded this expansion were the centurions, the tough, professional warriors who led from the front, exerted savage discipline and provided a role model... Read more >
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Roman Centurions 31 BC-AD 500
The Classical and Late Empire
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

In the years between 31 BC and AD 500 the Romans carved out a mighty empire stretching from Britain to the deserts of North Africa. The men who spearheaded this expansion were the centurions, the tough, professional warriors who led from the front, exerted savage discipline and provided a role model... Read more >
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Cicero
Cicero
Written by Anthony Everitt
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ISBN: 9781588360342
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Cicero
The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician
Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2011
Price: $13.99

“All ages of the world have not produced a greater statesman and philosopher combined.”
—John Adams

He squared off against Caesar and was friends with young Brutus. He advised the legendary Pompey on his somewhat botched transition from military hero to politician. He lambasted Mark Antony and was master of the smear campaign... Read more >
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The Ghosts of Cannae
The Ghosts of Cannae
Written by Robert L. O'Connell
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ISBN: 9780812978674
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The Ghosts of Cannae
Hannibal and the Darkest Hour of the Roman Republic
Written by Robert L. O'Connell


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $17.00

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For millennia, Carthage’s triumph over Rome at Cannae in 216 B.C. has inspired reverence and awe. No general since has matched Hannibal’s most unexpected, innovative, and brutal military victory. Now Robert L. O’Connell, one of the most admired names in military history, tells the whole story of Cannae for the...

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Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
The Kingdom and the Age of Consuls
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $13.95

A perennially popular topic the ancient world continues to yield incredibly rich archaeological finds. Based on years of detailed research, Dr Raffaele D'Amato now presents a new history on the dress and equipment of Roman Centurions from the Roman kingdom to the height of the Republic. In addition, thanks to his... Read more >
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Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
Written by Raffaele D'Amato, Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava
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ISBN: 9781849085410
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Roman Centurions 753-31 BC
The Kingdom and the Age of Consuls
Written by Raffaele D'Amato
Illustrated by Giuseppe Rava


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.95

A perennially popular topic the ancient world continues to yield incredibly rich archaeological finds. Based on years of detailed research, Dr Raffaele D'Amato now presents a new history on the dress and equipment of Roman Centurions from the Roman kingdom to the height of the Republic. In addition, thanks to his... Read more >
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Early Roman Warrior 753-321 BC
Early Roman Warrior 753-321 BC
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Sean O'Brogain
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ISBN: 9781849084994
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Early Roman Warrior 753-321 BC

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Sean O'Brogain


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: July 19, 2011
Price: $18.95

Osprey's survey of early Roman warriors from 753 to 321 BC. The prototypical 'Roman Legionnaire' often seen on television and in movies is actually the product of nearly a millennium of military development. Far back in the Bronze Age, before the city of Rome existed, a loose collection of independent hamlets... Read more >
Boudicca's Rebellion AD 60-61
Boudicca's Rebellion AD 60-61
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849083133
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Boudicca's Rebellion AD 60-61
The Britons rise up against Rome
Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2011
Price: $19.95

When the Romans occupied the southern half of Britain in AD 43, the Iceni tribe quickly allied themselves with the invaders. Having paid tribute to Rome, they continued to be ruled by their own kings. But 17 years later, when Prasutagus, the king of the Iceni, died, the Romans decided to... Read more >
Hannibal
Hannibal
Written by Nic Fields, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781849083492
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Hannibal

Written by Nic Fields
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2011
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By the end of the First Punic War against Carthage, the Romans had reduced the capital city of the Carthaginian Empire to a heap of ashes and destroyed its culture. In 219 BC, however, Hannibal, the eldest son of the charismatic general Hamilcar Barca, began the Second Punic War and was... Read more >
Teutoburg Forest AD 9
Teutoburg Forest AD 9
Written by Michael McNally, Illustrated by Peter Dennis
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ISBN: 9781846035814
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Teutoburg Forest AD 9
The destruction of Varus and his legions
Written by Michael McNally
Illustrated by Peter Dennis


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $21.95

Osprey's study of one of the  most important battles of the long-elasting Germanic Wars (113 BC - 439 AD). Arminius, a young member of the Cheruscan tribe under the Roman Empire felt that Rome could be beaten in battle and that such a victory would guarantee the freedom of the Germans... Read more >
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, vol. 1-6
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, vol. 1-6
Written by Edward Gibbon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307700766
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, vol. 1-6

Written by Edward Gibbon


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: December 21, 2010
Price: $140.00

Edward Gibbon’s classic timeless work of ancient Roman history in 6 volumes collected into 2 boxed sets, in beautiful, enduring hardcover editions with elegant cloth sewn bindings, gold stamped covers, and silk ribbon markers. Read more >
Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome
Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome
Written by Anthony Everitt
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ISBN: 9780812978148
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Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome

Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $18.00

Born in A.D. 76, Hadrian lived through and ruled during a tempestuous era, a time when the Colosseum was opened to the public and Pompeii was buried under a mountain of lava and ash. Acclaimed author Anthony Everitt vividly recounts Hadrian’s thrilling life, in which the emperor brings a century of... Read more >
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Lost to the West
Lost to the West
Written by Lars Brownworth
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ISBN: 9780307407962
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Lost to the West
The Forgotten Byzantine Empire That Rescued Western Civilization
Written by Lars Brownworth


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: June 1, 2010
Price: $15.00

In AD 476 the Roman Empire fell–or rather, its western half did. Its eastern half, which would come to be known as the Byzantine Empire, would endure and often flourish for another eleven centuries. Though its capital would move to Constantinople, its citizens referred to themselves as Roman for the entire... Read more >
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Edited and Abridged)
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Edited and Abridged)
Written by Edward Gibbon, Edited by Hans-Friedrich Mueller
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ISBN: 9780307419767
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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Edited and Abridged)

Written by Edward Gibbon
Edited by Hans-Friedrich Mueller


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 14, 2009
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Edited, abridged, and with a critical Foreword by Hans-Friedrich Mueller
Introduction by Daniel J. Boorstin
Illustrations by Giovanni Battista Piranesi

Edward Gibbon’s masterpiece, which narrates the history of the Roman Empire from the second century A.D. to its collapse in the west in the fifth century and in the east in the... Read more >
Annals and Histories
Annals and Histories
Written by Tacitus, Translated by Alfred Church and William Brodribb, Introduction by Robin Lane Fox, Noted by Eleanor Cowan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267504
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Annals and Histories

Written by Tacitus
Translated by Alfred Church and William Brodribb
Introduction by Robin Lane Fox
Noted by Eleanor Cowan


Format: Hardcover, 888 pages
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $32.00

The complete historical works of the greatest chronicler of the Roman Empire in a wholly revised and updated translation.

A brilliant narrator and a master stylist, Tacitus served as administrator and senator, a career that gave him an intimate view of the empire at its highest levels, and of the dramatic, violent... Read more >
Lost to the West
Lost to the West
Written by Lars Brownworth
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307462411
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Lost to the West
The Forgotten Byzantine Empire That Rescued Western Civilization
Written by Lars Brownworth


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $11.99

In AD 476 the Roman Empire fell–or rather, its western half did. Its eastern half, which would come to be known as the Byzantine Empire, would endure and often flourish for another eleven centuries. Though its capital would move to Constantinople, its citizens referred to themselves as Roman for the entire... Read more >
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Lost to the West
Lost to the West
Written by Lars Brownworth, Read by Lars Brownworth
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307577252
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Lost to the West
The Forgotten Byzantine Empire That Rescued Western Civilization
Written by Lars Brownworth
Read by Lars Brownworth


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 15, 2009
Price: $20.00

In AD 476 the Roman Empire fell–or rather, its western half did. Its eastern half, which would come to be known as the Byzantine Empire, would endure and often flourish for another eleven centuries. Though its capital would move to Constantinople, its citizens referred to themselves as Roman for the entire... Read more >
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Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome
Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome
Written by Anthony Everitt
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ISBN: 9781588368966
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Hadrian and the Triumph of Rome

Written by Anthony Everitt


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $13.99

Born in A.D. 76, Hadrian lived through and ruled during a tempestuous era, a time when the Colosseum was opened to the public and Pompeii was buried under a mountain of lava and ash. Acclaimed author Anthony Everitt vividly recounts Hadrian’s thrilling life, in which the emperor brings a century of... Read more >
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Roman Roads in Britain
Roman Roads in Britain
Written by Hugh Davies
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747806905
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Roman Roads in Britain

Written by Hugh Davies


Format: Trade Paperback, 72 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2009
Price: $13.95

The vast networks of roads throughout the Roman Empire were vital to the expansion of Roman culture, power and influence across the world and one of their principal uses was the transportation of the Legions to strategic bases in the most direct way possible. This book details the planning, construction and... Read more >
The Annals & The Histories
The Annals & The Histories
Written by Tacitus, Edited by Moses Hadas, Translated by Alfred Church and William Brodribb, Introduction by Shelby Foote
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ISBN: 9780307431936
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The Annals & The Histories

Written by Tacitus
Edited by Moses Hadas
Translated by Alfred Church and William Brodribb
Introduction by Shelby Foote


Format: eBook, 640 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $12.99

Cornelius Tacitus brilliantly chronicles the moral decline and rampant civil unrest in the Roman Empire in a period when the earliest foundations of modern Europe were being laid. The Annals commence in a.d. 14, at the death of Augustus, recounting the reigns of Tiberius, Gaius (Caligula), Claudius, and Nero, and conclude... Read more >
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The Closing of the Western Mind
The Closing of the Western Mind
Written by Charles Freeman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307428271
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The Closing of the Western Mind
The Rise of Faith and the Fall of Reason
Written by Charles Freeman


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

A radical and powerful reappraisal of the impact of Constantine’s adoption of Christianity on the later Roman world, and on the subsequent development both of Christianity and of Western civilization.

When the Emperor Contstantine converted to Christianity in 368 AD, he changed the course of European history in ways that continue to... Read more >
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