Sites of Antiquity: From Ancient Egypt to the Fall of Rome, 50 Sites that Explain the Classical World

Sites of Antiquity: From Ancient Egypt to the Fall of Rome, 50 Sites that Explain the Classical World

by Charles Freeman
     
 

A lavishly illustrated tour of the preeminent Mediterranean archeological areas.
Armchair travelers and history buffs alike will thrill to the beautiful illustrations, floor plans, and maps that complement Sites of Antiquity as it traces the evolution of the Classical world through fifty of its greatest sites. From the Egypt of the pharaohs through the

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Overview

A lavishly illustrated tour of the preeminent Mediterranean archeological areas.
Armchair travelers and history buffs alike will thrill to the beautiful illustrations, floor plans, and maps that complement Sites of Antiquity as it traces the evolution of the Classical world through fifty of its greatest sites. From the Egypt of the pharaohs through the democracies of Greece to the fall of Imperial Rome, this handsome volume reflects the perennial Blue Guides’ strengths in erudition and research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781905131310
Publisher:
Blue Guides Limited of London
Publication date:
11/17/2009
Series:
Blue Guides Series
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

A member of the Blue Guides editorial board, Charles Freeman is the author of numerous books, including AD 381 and The Closing of the Western Mind. He lives in Suffolk, England.

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