Archaeology A Very Short Introduction

Author: Paul Bahn
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199657432
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Its efforts to reconstruct and understand the past do not fail to fascinate us. Paul Bahn explores the importance of archaeology in this entertaining introduction.

Biblical Archaeology A Very Short Introduction

Author: Eric H Cline
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199741076
Size: 45.29 MB
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About the Series: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and style, Very Short Introductions offer an introduction to some of life's most interesting topics.

The Trojan War A Very Short Introduction

Author: Eric H. Cline
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199760276
Size: 47.73 MB
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This introduction considers whether the Trojan war actually took place and whether archaeologists have discovered the site of ancient Troy.

Classical Mythology A Very Short Introduction

Author: Helen Morales
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191579335
Size: 27.72 MB
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.

History A Very Short Introduction

Author: John Arnold
Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks
ISBN: 019285352X
Size: 32.81 MB
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Starting with an examination of how historians work, this "Very Short Introduction" aims to explore history in a general, pithy, and accessible manner, rather than to delve into specific periods.

The Ancient Near East A Very Short Introduction

Author: Amanda H. Podany
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0195377990
Size: 41.44 MB
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The ancient Near East is defined, for the purposes of this book, as the "cuneiform lands," the regions of the ancient world where the cuneiform script, written on clay tablets, was used as the most common medium for written communication.

Rhetoric A Very Short Introduction

Author: Richard Toye
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199651361
Size: 15.51 MB
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Society's attitudes to rhetoric are often very negative. Here, Richard Toye provides an engaging, historically informed introduction to rhetoric, from Ancient Greece to the present day.

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In this new edition, Paul Bahn brings the text up to date, including information about new discoveries and interpretations in the field, and highlighting the impact of developments such as the potential use of DNA and stable isotopes in ...