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 Literature

GHOST EMPIRE is a rare treasure - an utterly captivating blend of the historical and the contemporary, realised by a master storyteller.
In 2014, Richard Fidler and his son Joe made a journey to Istanbul. Fired by Richard's passion for the rich history of the dazzling Byzant... read more

Ghost Empire
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The Greek myths are amongst the greatest stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as varied as Shakespeare, Michelangelo, James Joyce and Walt Disney. They are embedded deeply in the traditions, tales a... read more

Mythos: A Retelling of the Myths of Ancient Greece
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The Late Byzantine period (1261-1453) is marked by a paradoxical discrepancy between economic weakness and cultural strength. The apparent enigma can be resolved by recognizing that later Byzantine diplomatic strategies, despite or because of di... read more

Byzantine Art and Diplomacy in an Age of Decline
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What was it like to live in one of the ancient world's most powerful and bustling cities - one that was eight times more densely populated than modern day New York? In this entertaining and enlightening guide, bestselling... read more

24 Hours in Ancient Rome: A Day in the Life of the People Who Lived There
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 Ancient History

Reading Level:Children's - Grade 3-4, Age 8-9

From award-winning journalist Jack Shenker, The Egyptians is the essential book about Egypt and radical politics 'This is the deepest and most comprehensive account of Egypt's revolution in the English language, and it will set the agenda for debate throughout ... read more

The Egyptians: A Radical Story
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 Ancient History

A spirited and thought-provoking history of the vast changes that transformed Europe during the 1,000-year span of the Middle Ages The millennium between the breakup of the western Roman Empire and the Reformation was a long and hugely transformative period-one not easily ch... read more

Medieval Europe
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 Ancient History

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Pocket Museum: Ancient Egypt
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The First Signs is the first-ever exploration of the little-known geometric images that accompany most cave art around the world-the first indications of symbolic meaning, intelligence, and language. Join renowned archaeolog... read more

The First Signs: Unlocking the Mysteries of the World's Oldest Symbols
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For a zitty face. Take urine eight days old and heat it over the fire; wash your face with it morning and night. In late medieval England, ordinary people, apothecaries and physicians gathered up practical medical tips for everyday use. While some were s... read more

Revolting Remedies from the Middle Ages
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Full of mystery and adventure, the stories of the Egyptian pharaohs and their ancient gods are steeped in thousands of years of history. From the creation myth to the curse of Tutankhamen and the fall of Cleopatra, Marcia Williams' classic comic strip retellings bring new life to the myths and wonders of this ancient civilization.

Ancient Egypt: Tales of Gods and Pharaohs
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 Ancient History

Marauders or explorers? Raiders or Traders? We think we know who the Vikings were, but do we really? A thousand years after their demise, traces of Viking civilisation can be found as far apart as North America and the Middle East. They traded walruses wit... read more

Vikings: A Dark History of The Vikings
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This definitive, multi-volume history of the world's first known state reveals that much of what we have been taught about Ancient Egypt is the product of narrow-minded visions of the pastDrawing on a ... read more

A History of Ancient Egypt, Volume 2: From the Great Pyramid to the Fall of the Middle Kingdom
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