Memorials, monuments

    Visual Style and Constructing Identity in the Hellenistic Wo

    By Miguel John Versluys

    Hardback Save £9.78 = £69.21

    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...

    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."

    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...

    Emperor's House

    Hardback £84.20

    Intended for specialists and students of Architecture, Art History and History, this volume contains papers on functional and ideological aspects of palace architecture, art and ceremonial in the Roman imperial tradition in its broadest geographical and chronological limits, from the Principate through Late Antiquity, Byzantium, and more.

    Sevenoaks War Memorial

    By Matthew Bell

    Paperback £11.45

    This fascinating volume details the lives of the 226 Sevenoaks men lost during the First World War.

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