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            History Of Art: BCE To C 500 CE, Ancient & Classical World

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            The Whole Picture: The colonial story of the art in our museums & why we need to talk about it
             

            The Whole Picture: The colonial story of the art in our museums & why we need to talk about it (Hardback)

            By Procter, Alice

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            If you think art history has to be pale, male and stale - think again.

            ISBN 9781788401555
            Released NZ 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age General Audience
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            The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Biography
             

            The Oxford Handbook of Ancient Biography (Hardback)

            Edited by De Temmerman, Koen

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              3 Sep 20

            This Handbook presents the first wide-ranging survey on biography in Antiquity from its earliest representations to Late Antiquity. It offers in-depth readings of key texts and diachronic studies, examines biographical depictions in different textual and visual media, and deals w...ith the reception of ancient biography across multiple eras.
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            ISBN 9780198703013
            Released NZ 3 Sep 2020
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Series Oxford Handbooks
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            Chinese Dress: From the Qing Dynasty to the Present Day

            Chinese Dress: From the Qing Dynasty to the Present Day (Paperback)

            By Garrett, Valery

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            Featuring over 450 archival photographs and line drawings, Chinese Dress traces the evolution of Chinese clothing from court and formal costumes to the fashions of twenty-first century China. Author Valery Garrett skillfully weaves the story of Chinese dress in all its variations...-elaborately embroidered robes, military uniforms, children's dress, wedding and funeral attire, working clothes, Mao-inspired fashion-against a backdrop of historical, cultural and social change. A comprehensive and sumptuously illustrated book, this book includes images of garments and accessories from museum and private collections, as well as unpublished or little-known archival photos and printed materials. Chapters include: Dress of the Qing Manchu Rulers 1644-1911 Dress of the Manchu Consorts 1644-1911 Attire of Mandarins and Merchants Attire of Chinese Women Republican Dress 1912-1949 Clothing of the Lower Classes Clothing for Children Dress in New China 1950-Present Day For both modern fashion inspiration and accurate historical representation, Chinese Dress is the essential reference for costume historians, fashion designers and collectors, as well as lovers of beautiful clothes!
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            ISBN 9780804852562
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2020
            Publisher Tuttle Publishing
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            Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries

            Terracotta Warriors: History, Mystery and the Latest Discoveries (Paperback)

            By Burman, Edward

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            A history of the famous Terracotta Army in Xi'an, China, exploring what we now know about it, what we still do not know and the theories that surround its creation.

            ISBN 9781474606103
            Released NZ 12 Feb 2019
            Publisher Orion Publishing
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            The Romans (Lost Worlds)

            The Romans (Lost Worlds) (Hardback)

            By Streeter, Michael

            Discover the glory and marvels of ancient Rome in this lavishly illustrated chronicle of the world's first superpower, from its legendary founding by Romulus and Remus to the decline of its massive Empire in the 2nd century a.d. The tumultuous history of Rome is related through p...rofiles of its most significant historical personalities, and accounts
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            ISBN 9781402754531
            Released NZ 25 Aug 2008
            Publisher Sterling Publishing Co Inc
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Lost Worlds
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            Roman Architecture

            Roman Architecture (Paperback, New title)

            By Electa SpA, Mondadori

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            A survey through the history of Roman architecture, from its Greek influences to the late Imperial period.

            ISBN 9781904313199
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2004
            Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series History of world architecture
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            Ancient Greek Designs
             

            Ancient Greek Designs (Paperback)

            By Noble, Marty

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            full-page, copyright-free illustrations adapted from ancient Greek vases, votive reliefs, clay figures, statuary and other authentic sources. Decorative images depict Grecian women, gods and goddesses, warriors, weapons, mythical figures, bacchantes, musical instruments and more.... Ideal for adding o
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            ISBN 9780486412283
            Released NZ 6 Oct 2000
            Publisher Dover Publications Inc.
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Dover Pictorial Archive
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            Writing, Violence, and the Military: Images of Literacy in Eighteenth Dynasty Egypt (1550-1295 BCE)

            Writing, Violence, and the Military: Images of Literacy in Eighteenth Dynasty Egypt (1550-1295 BCE) (Hardback)

            By Allon, Niv

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            This book takes representations of reading and writing in Eighteenth Dynasty Egypt (ca. 1550-1295 BCE) and explores how patrons of art shaped conceptualizations of literacy in relation to militarism, violence, and memory.

            ISBN 9780198841623
            Released NZ 29 Aug 2019
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            A Handbook of Greek Art: A Survey of the Visual Arts of Ancient Greece

            A Handbook of Greek Art: A Survey of the Visual Arts of Ancient Greece (Paperback, 9th Revised edition)

            By Richter, Gisela M. A.

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            An indispensable introduction to the study of Greek Art.

            ISBN 9780714824963
            Released NZ 1 Jan 1994
            Publisher Phaidon Press Ltd
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            Statues and Cities: Honorific Portraits and Civic Identity in the Hellenistic World
             

            Statues and Cities: Honorific Portraits and Civic Identity in the Hellenistic World (Paperback)

            By Ma, John

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            This book combines archaeology and epigraphy to discuss portraits in ancient art within the context of city-states honouring individuals through erecting statues, and families imitating this practice. This tells us a lot about the history of these cities and how ancient art worke...d as a construction of relations during the Hellenistic period.
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            ISBN 9780198738930
            Released NZ 16 Apr 2015
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Oxford Studies in Ancient Culture Representation
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