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By Andrew Erskine

ISBN-10: 1118451368

ISBN-13: 9781118451366

ISBN-10: 1405131500

ISBN-13: 9781405131506

This Companion offers a entire creation to key themes within the research of old historical past.

  • Examines the kinds of proof, difficulties, methods, and significant topics within the research of old history
  • Comprises greater than forty essays, written by means of major overseas scholars
  • Moves past the first specialise in Greece and Rome with assurance of a number of the cultures in the old Mediterranean
  • Draws at the most up-to-date examine within the field
  • Provides a vital source for any pupil of historic history

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