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How Did it Really Happen?

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pleasantville, NY, Readers' Digest: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS78


Hard cover, first edition, 1425g, 351pgs, coloured endpapers. Decide what you believe about history's intriguing mysteries. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Delphi

By: Andronicos, Manolis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Greece, Ekdotike Athenon S.A.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC15


Softcover, first edition, 290g, 80pgs. This book introduces the reader to the archaeological site of Delhi using aeriel photographs and magnificent illustrations. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Small pen mark from previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gladiator, The: The Secret History of Rome's Warrior Slaves

By: Baker, Alan

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, England, Ebury Press: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANC67


Softcover, reprint, 240gms, 216pgs. An extraordinarily vivid picture of gladiatorial life during the Roman empire. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Lost Wreck of the Isis, The: From Beneath the Sea An Ancient Roman Ship Returns to Life

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRASEA44


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 534g, 63pgs, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is some moderate water damage to pages. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Day of the Barbarians, The: The Battle That Led to the Fall of the Roman Empire

By: Barbero, Alessandro

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Walker Publishing Company: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISANC73


Softcover, first thus, 192gms, 180pgs. The dramatic, untold story of the battle that altered the shape of the ancient world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Holy Land, The: Guide to the Archaeological Sites of Israel, Sinai and Jordan

By: Bourbon, Fabio; and Lavagno, Enrico

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Italy, White Star Publishers: 2001

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISARC11


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1375gms, 228 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in removeable plastic protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with ... View more info

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Egypt: A Journey Through the Land of the Pharaohs

By: Breasted, James Henry (ed)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Camera/Graphic Press Ltd: 1979

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: HISARC17


Softcover, abridged edition, 464g, 128pgs. This edition is an abridged republication of the first edition published in 1905. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Egypt Under the Pharaohs

By: Brugsch-Bey, Heinrich

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, UK, Bracken Books: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: HISANC70


Softcover, first thus, 434gms, 469pgs. This book carefully composes a vivid picture of the 30 dynasties that ruled Ancient Egypt and the complex societies that sustained them. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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People of the Past: The Illustrated History of Humankind (Volume 1) - The Epic Story of Human Origins and Development

By: Burenhult, Goran (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Francisco, USA, Fog City Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANC1


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1970gms, 463 pages. Magnificently illustrated, authoritative and global in its scope, this book tells the human story from the origins of humankind to the end of the Stone Age around 2000BC. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture ... View more info

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Tomb of Tutankhamen, The

By: Carter, Howard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Sphere Books Limited: 1972

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISARC18


Softcover, reprint, 684g, 236pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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What Happened in History

By: Childe, V. Gordon

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Middlesex, England, Penguin Books: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS102


Paperback, reprint, 152gms, 286 pages. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a small sticker from a previous seller on the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Maya, The

By: Coe, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Thames & Hudson Ltd: 1988

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 001753


Softcover, fourth edition (revised), 544gms, 200 pages, 146 illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gods of Eden: Egypt's Lost Legacy and the Genesis of Civilisation

By: Collins, Andrew

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, England, Headline Book Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANC71


Softcover, first edition, 584gms, 372pgs. Hidden deep below Egypt's Giza plateau is the key to unlocking the mysteries of the Great Pyramid, the world's most remarkable monument. Built using technology unequalled even today, the ancient Egyptians claimed they inherited their advanced culture from a race of Elder gods who lived along the Nile 12,500 years ago. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Encyclopedia of Archaeology

By: Daniel, Glyn (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Reference International Publishers Ltd: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC12


Hardcover, first edition, 1.1kg, 224pgs, coloured endpapers, black and white photographs. Prepared by a distinguished team of scholars, this book has entries on all the significant sites, cultures, and civilisations that archaeologists have discovered, as well as on key individuals in the history of archaeology, and on the terms, tools, and techniques that archaeologists use. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with... View more info

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Opening of the World, The

By: Divine, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, William Collins, Sons & Company Limited: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS122


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 996gms, 272 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This book provides a history of the great explorations and the actions of the great navigators that shaped the destinies of countless separate nations, peoples and races, whose new interdependence shaped the world and its trade as we know it today. Includes 160 black and white illustrations, and 32 pages of colour. Book is in good condition with mild ge... View more info

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Destruction of Atlantis, The (Ragnarok: The Age of Fire and Gravel)

By: Donnelly, Ignatius

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Blauvelt, USA, Rudolf Steiner Publications: 1974

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISANC6


Paperback, First Edition, 350gms, 452 pages. Today, some ninety years later, his (Ignatius Donnelly) writings on Atlantis are still basic, valid and essential. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, minor page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. Wit... View more info

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Greeks, The

By: Duruy, Victor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Crescent Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANC43


Hardcover, first edition, 856g, 96pgs, photographs on endpapers. Contains a wealth of interesting information and beautiful colour photographs that help capture the daily lives, customs, practices of this fascinating ancient culture. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined... View more info

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Barbarian Tides: 1500-600BC (History of the World Time-Life Series, #3)

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Time-Life Books: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANC60


Hardcover with dark blue faux-leather padded binding, reprint edition, 866gms, 176pgs. This is Volume #3 in the History of the World series by Time-Life books. It covers the aggressive empires, Egypt's golden age, the Greek crucible, the Mediterranean traders, Asian evolutions, and awakening in the Americas. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Soaring Spirit, A: 600-400BC (History of the World Time-Life Series, #4)

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Time-Life Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISANC61


Hardcover with dark blue faux-leather padded binding, reprint edition, 872gms, 176pgs. This is Volume #4 in the History of the World series by Time-Life books. It covers Persia at the crest, the Hellenic unfolding, dawn of the Romans, and enlightenment in the East. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Adventure of Archaeology, The

By: Fagan, Brian M.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., The National Geographic Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISARC16


Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1950g, 368pgs, maroon endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear. Dust jacket shows light chipping and one small tear at the top of the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs almost 2kg and may incur additional postage. View more info