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The Murder Of Tutankhamen - A 3000 Year Old Murder Mystery, Bob Brier
1 Bob Brier The Murder Of Tutankhamen - A 3000 Year Old Murder Mystery
pPhoenix 239067 Great Britain 0753806754 / 9780753806753 Softcover Good Condition No Dust Jacket In 1922, when Tutankhamen's tomb was uncovered, it revealed such a dazzling array of treasure that it was easy to forget that almost nothing was known about the "Boy King" buried there. Following in the footsteps of those archaeologists who made the extraordinary discoveries in the Valley of the Kings, Bob Brier brings to life the dramatic story of Tutankhamen. He seeks to reveal what happened to the young king and uses forensic evidence to show that Tutankhamen was brutally murdered. 264 pages. Age tanning to pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 0753806754. ISBN/EAN: 9780753806753. Inventory No: 239067. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Gold of The Pharaohs, Colin A. Hope
2 Colin A. Hope Gold of The Pharaohs
Museum of Victoria 233881 Australia 1988 064213774 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Good Condition No Dust Jacket 141 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; Inventory No: 233881. Paperback 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 10.45 AUD 
 
 
Jewels Of The Pharaohs, Cyril Aldred
3 Cyril Aldred Jewels Of The Pharaohs
Ballnatine 233886 New York 1978 0345278194 / 9780345278197 Hardcover Good Condition Good With 173 illustrations - 109 in colour 128 pages. Light browning to page edges. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 0345278194. ISBN/EAN: 9780345278197. Inventory No: 233886. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 24.88 AUD 17.42 AUD 
 
 
Wonders Of Tutankhamun - 50 Large Poster Size Suitable For Framing, David P. Silverman
4 David P. Silverman Wonders Of Tutankhamun - 50 Large Poster Size Suitable For Framing
Crown 239483 USA 1978 0517535491 / 9780517535493 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Large Book - between A4 and A3 Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. 104 pages. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 0517535491. ISBN/EAN: 9780517535493. Inventory No: 239483. Paperback 
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Price: 40.00 AUD 28.00 AUD 
 
 
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Lost Civilizations, Donald P. Ryan PhD
5 Donald P. Ryan PhD The Complete Idiot's Guide to Lost Civilizations
Alpha Books 236071 1999 002862954x / 9780028629544 Softcover Good Condition You're no idiot, of course. You studied classical Greece and Rome in school, stood in line for the King Tut exhibit, and can name at least three of the seven wonders of the ancient world. But when it comes to knowing the basics of archaeology, you feel like you've been struck by an ancient curse. Don't get entombed just yet! The Complete Idiot's Guide to Lost Civilizaions is here to dig up the facts on civilizations that have seemingly disappeared without a trace. In this fascinating Complete Idiot's Guide, you get: 350 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 002862954x. ISBN/EAN: 9780028629544. Inventory No: 236071. Paperback 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 10.45 AUD 
 
 
Culture and Imperialism, Edward W. Said
6 Edward W. Said Culture and Imperialism
Cambridge University Press 231157 Cambridge 1994 0099967502 / 9780099967507 Softcover Good Condition Following his profoundly influential study, Orientalism, Edward Said now examines western culture. From Jane Austen to Salman Rushdie, from Yeats to media coverage of the Gulf War, Culture and Imperialism is a broad, fierce and wonderfully readable account of the roots of imperialism in European culture. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. 444 pages. Tanning to pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; Britain/UK; History; ISBN: 0099967502. ISBN/EAN: 9780099967507. Inventory No: 231157. Paperback 
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Price: 13.93 AUD 9.75 AUD 
 
 
Primitive Art - Pre-Columbian / North American Indian / African / Oceanic, Ferdinand Anton et al
7 Ferdinand Anton et al Primitive Art - Pre-Columbian / North American Indian / African / Oceanic
Abrams 241109 USA 1979 081091459X / 9780810914599 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good 526 pages. Previous owners name to top of title page. With colour photographs and drawings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Art; Art & Design; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 081091459X. ISBN/EAN: 9780810914599. Inventory No: 241109. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 40.00 AUD 28.00 AUD 
 
 
The Art and Architecture of Ancient America [The Pelican History of Art]: The Mexican Maya and Andean Peoples, George Kubler
8 George Kubler The Art and Architecture of Ancient America [The Pelican History of Art]: The Mexican Maya and Andean Peoples
Pelican / Penguin Books 234368 Great Britain 1962 Hardcover Good Condition Good Pelican Z21. This book deals with the development of the principle styles of ancient American architecture, sculpture and painting until the end of the Aztec and Inca empires in the sixteenth century. 248 half-tone illustrations and 119 text figures. Top edge of front blank endpaper has been removed. One page of illustrations are loose. 396 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Art; History; History::Ancient History. Inventory No: 234368. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 39.80 AUD 27.86 AUD 
 
 
The Greeks, H.D.F.Kitto
9 H.D.F.Kitto The Greeks
Pelican / Penguin Books 239838 Great Britain 1968 Softcover Good Condition 256 pages. Pages browned. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Cover edges rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; Inventory No: 239838. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 8.00 AUD 5.60 AUD 
 
 
Collecting Greek Antiques, Herbert Hoffmann
10 Herbert Hoffmann Collecting Greek Antiques
Clarkson N Potter 234556 New York 1971 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Over 200 black and white illustrations an 21 full color plates. 258 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Antiques & Collectibles; United States; Antiques & Collectibles; History::Ancient History. Inventory No: 234556. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Hardcover 
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Price: 19.90 AUD 13.93 AUD 
 
 
The Vikings [Ancient people and Places], Holger Arbman
11 Holger Arbman The Vikings [Ancient people and Places]
Thames and Hudson 232107 London 1970 Reprint 0500560013 / 9780500560013 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Translated and edited by Alan Binns. 67 photographs, 38 line drawings and 6 maps. 212 pages. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 0500560013. ISBN/EAN: 9780500560013. Inventory No: 232107. Hardcover 
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Price: 17.41 AUD 12.19 AUD 
 
 
The Glory That Was Greece, J. C. Stobart [Edited and Revised by R. J. Hopper]
12 J. C. Stobart [Edited and Revised by R. J. Hopper] The Glory That Was Greece
Book Club Associates 235240 London 1971 Fourth Edition Hardcover Good Condition Good 265 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History::Ancient History; Countries::Greece. Inventory No: 235240. Hardcover 
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Price: 14.93 AUD 10.45 AUD 
 
 
Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period, John Boardman
13 John Boardman Greek Sculpture: The Archaic Period
Oxford University press 241024 1978 0195200470 / 9780195200478 Softcover Good Condition This book describes the development in terms of styles and regions, tracing foreign influences and defining the contribution of native genius. It also provides a more comprehensive range of pictures for this period than any other modern monograph of any price, presenting many unfamiliar or rarely reproduced statues and assemblages. 481 plates 252 pages. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Art::Sculpture; Art & Design; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 0195200470. ISBN/EAN: 9780195200478. Inventory No: 241024. Paperback 
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Price: 15.00 AUD 10.50 AUD 
 
 
Eros in Greece, John Boardman & Eugenio LaRocca
14 John Boardman & Eugenio LaRocca Eros in Greece
The Erotic Art Book Society 235727 USA 1975 0913568252 / 9780913568255 Hardcover Good Condition Good Antonia Mulas [Photographs] Studies Eros against the background of their myths, their religion and the structure of their society. 174 pages. Moderately foxed throughout. Illustrator: Antonia Mulas [Photographs]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 0913568252. ISBN/EAN: 9780913568255. Inventory No: 235727. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 14.93 AUD 10.45 AUD 
 
 
The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenistic World, John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray [Editors]
15 John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray [Editors] The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenistic World
Oxford University Press 230257 Great Britain 1991 0192852477 / 9780192852472 Softcover Good Condition The legacy of the Hellenistic world is vast - it ranges from architecture to philosophy, literature, and the visual arts to military strategy and science. 520 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 0192852477. ISBN/EAN: 9780192852472. Inventory No: 230257. Paperback 
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Price: 12.94 AUD 9.06 AUD 
 
 
The Stone Age [Art of the World]: Forty Thousand Years of Rock Art, Leonard Woolley
16 Leonard Woolley The Stone Age [Art of the World]: Forty Thousand Years of Rock Art
Methuen 232663 London 1961 Hardcover (in Slipcase) Very Good Condition In very good pictorial slip-case, publisher's original plum clothboards with gilt and black blocking to front and spine 249 pages. Light foxing to endpapers and page edges. Previous owners name on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History::Ancient History; History; Inventory No: 232663. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 24.88 AUD 17.42 AUD 
 
 
The Palace of Knossos, Crete, Mario Iozzo [Archaeologist]
17 Mario Iozzo [Archaeologist] The Palace of Knossos, Crete
Bonechi 233756 2004 8847611601 / 9788847611603 Softcover Near Fine Condition 32 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Countries::Greece; History; History::Ancient History. ISBN: 8847611601. ISBN/EAN: 9788847611603. Inventory No: 233756. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Heroic Adventure Stories, Mike Ashley - Editor
18 Mike Ashley - Editor Heroic Adventure Stories
Robinson 233902 London 1997 1854878654 / 9781854878656 Trade Paperback Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Heroic tales from the Rise of the Ancient Greek world to the Fall of the Roman Empire 516 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 1854878654. ISBN/EAN: 9781854878656. Inventory No: 233902. Paperback 
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Price: 9.95 AUD 6.97 AUD 
 
 
Encounters With China: Merchants, Missionaries and Mandarins, MK Shankar
19 MK Shankar Encounters With China: Merchants, Missionaries and Mandarins
FormAsia 239691 Hong Kong 2003 9627283703 / 9789627283706 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Small Octavo Encounters with China spans a turbulent century that began when foreigners first secured a foothold in China in the 1840s, and ended when China again retreated into self-imposed isolation following the birth of the People's Republic in 1949. This handsome book evokes an era of extraordinary encounters between East and West, between the aggressive breed of merchants that were a product of Europe's industrial revolution and the complacent mandarins of the world's oldest civilization, the Middle Kingdom of Manchu China. Size: Small Octavo. 128 pages. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 9627283703. ISBN/EAN: 9789627283706. Inventory No: 239691. Hardcover 
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Price: 14.00 AUD 9.80 AUD 
 
 
Tools of the Trade: Takenaka Carpentry Museum - Kobe, MK Shankar
20 MK Shankar Tools of the Trade: Takenaka Carpentry Museum - Kobe
FormAsia 239690 Hong Kong 2004 9627283770 / 9789627283775 Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Small Octavo Before qualifying as a carpenter during the Edo period, an apprentice had to make his own tools. The dedication and care that went into their creation measured their skill. This volume collects tools created by Japanese craftsmen, including a number of imported European ones. Import. Fully illustrated in color. Size: Small Octavo. Illustrated in colour. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History::Ancient History; History; ISBN: 9627283770. ISBN/EAN: 9789627283775. Inventory No: 239690. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 14.00 AUD 9.80 AUD 
 
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