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Paul: A Biography Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780061730597
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Published: HarperOne - February 18th, 2020

In this definitive biography, renowned Bible scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author N. T. Wright offers a radical look at the apostle Paul, illuminating the humanity and remarkable achievements of this intellectual who invented Christian theology—transforming a faith and changing the world.


Celtic Mythology: A Complete Guide to Celtic Mythology, Celtic Gods, and Celtic Folklore Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781761036064
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Published: Ingram Publishing - October 6th, 2020

CELTIC MYTHOLOGY


´╗┐If you're looking for a beginner's guide on Celtic culture, look no further. While this book focuses on mythology, it will also highlight other essential information about Celtic culture both in the past and present.



The Eternal City: A History of Rome in Maps Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780226591452
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Published: University of Chicago Press - November 4th, 2020

One of the most visited places in the world, Rome attracts millions of tourists each year to walk its storied streets and see famous sites like the Colosseum, St. Peter’s Basilica, and the Trevi Fountain. Yet this ancient city’s allure is due as much to its rich, unbroken history as to its extraordinary array of landmarks. Countless incarnations and eras merge in the Roman cityscape.


Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781451668841
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 3rd, 2020

Bestselling classical historian Barry Strauss delivers “an exceptionally accessible history of the Roman Empire…much of Ten Caesars reads like a script for Game of Thrones” (The Wall Street Journal)—a summation of three and a half centuries of the Roman Empire as seen through the lives of ten of the most important emperors, from Augustus to C


A Handbook of Norse Mythology Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780486432199
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Published: Dover Publications - November 2nd, 2011

From the world's creation out of the earliest fog-country and fire-land to the final battle between the gods, this book paints a full and fascinating portrait of primitive Scandinavian lore.


Xenophon's Cyrus the Great: The Arts of Leadership and War Cover Image
By Larry Hedrick (Introduction by), Xenophon, Larry Hedrick (Editor)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780312364694
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 3rd, 2007

In 1906, a stilted English translation of Xenophon of Athens' story about Cyrus the Great's military campaigns was published. Now, a century later, a much more accessible edition of one of history's most extraordinary and successful leaders is emerging.


Pericles Of Athens And The Birth Of Democracy Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780684863955
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Published: Free Press - October 1st, 1998

Technology of the Gods: The Incredible Sciences of the Ancients Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780932813732
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Published: Adventures Unlimited Press - May 1st, 2000

Childress opens the door to the amazing world of ancient technology, from the computers of the ancient world to the 'flying machines of the gods'. The book explores the technology that was allegedly used in Atlantis and the theory that the great pyramid of Egypt was originally a gigantic power station.


The Mythology Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Cover Image
By DK
$25.00
ISBN: 9781465473370
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Published: DK - May 15th, 2018

Enter the world of myths and legends with this unforgettable compendium that spans the centuries and crosses the continents to share the greatest stories of all time. 

Sit back and enjoy more than 80 classic myths retold for the modern reader with engaging text and eye-catching graphics. 


Lost Technologies of Ancient Egypt: Advanced Engineering in the Temples of the Pharaohs Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781591431022
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Published: Bear & Company - June 24th, 2010

A unique study of the engineering and tools used to create Egyptian monuments

• Presents a stone-by-stone analysis of key Egyptian monuments, including the statues of Ramses II and the tunnels of the Serapeum

• Reveals that highly refined tools and mega-machines were used in ancient Egypt

From the pyramids in the north to the temples in the south, ancient artis


The First Signs: Unlocking the Mysteries of the World's Oldest Symbols Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781476785509
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Published: Atria Books - March 28th, 2017

“If you love mysteries, you’ll love this book.


Egyptian Hieroglyphs for Complete Beginners Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780500290286
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Published: Thames & Hudson - May 1st, 2012

An original and accessible approach to learning hieroglyphs, written by an experienced teacher and author.