Memorials, monuments

    Greek Culture in the Roman World

    By Miguel John Versluys

    Hardback Save £9.16 = £65.84

    This book provides a new interpretation of Nemrud Dag, a key Hellenistic monument with both Greek and Persian elements. It develops a novel approach to understanding relations between visual style and constructing identity in antiquity, and will be important for those interested in cultural dynamics, dynastic propaganda and ancient globalisation.

    Passchendaele 1917

    By Robert J. Parker

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    A new centenary history of the infamous Western Front campaign for the Belgian village of Passchendaele fought from 31 July - 10 November 1917.

    Epitaphs of The Great War: Passchendaele

    Hardback £10.70

    Epitaphs of the Great War Passchendaele is an edited collection of headstone inscriptions from the graves of those killed during the Third Battle of Ypres - Passchendaele.


    By Alan Brooks

    Hardback Save £6.29 = £28.71

    The first edition of Oxfordshire, published in 1974, is revised and expanded in two volumes. Oxfordshire: North and West will be followed by Oxfordshire: Oxford and the South East.

    Sansovino's Venice

    By Peter Hicks

    Hardback £23.71

    "This is the first English translation of Francesco Sansovino''s 1521-1586 celebrated guide to Venice, which was first published in 1561. One of the earliest books to describe the monuments of Venice for inquisitive travelers, Sansovino''s guide was written at a time when St. Mark''s Piazza was in the process of...

    Topographies of Suffering: Buchenwald, Babi Yar, Lidice

    By Jessica Rapson

    Paperback Save £3.63 = £17.37

    Examining the Holocaust in literature, landscape and memory, this book examines three sites of murder by the Nazis: Buchenwald, Germany; Babi Yar, Ukraine; and Lidice, Czech Republic.

    Great Barn of 1425-7 at Harmondsworth, Middlesex

    By Edward Impey

    Paperback Save £2.04 = £17.96

    An exhaustive study of a unique and very special building and its past

    Who\'s Buried Where in London

    By Peter Matthews

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    An illustrated guide to the final resting places of London s rich, famous, and royal residents, sure to appeal to anyone wishing for an alternative history of the British capital."


    By Alistair Moffat

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    New edition of Alistair Moffat's bestselling The Wall

    Afterlife of John Fitzgerald Kennedy

    By Michael J. Hogan

    Hardback Save £2.46 = £21.53

    Written in easily accessible prose, this book captures how we have come to remember one of the most popular presidents in modern American history. It is directed toward a general audience of educated readers, and toward graduate and undergraduate students in disciplines ranging from history and sociology to political science...

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