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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
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            The Whole Picture
             

            The Whole Picture (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Procter, Alice

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

            ISBN 9781788401562
            Released NZ 10 Mar 2020
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
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            Greek and Roman Art
             

            Greek and Roman Art (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Woodford, Susan

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            A fascinating and accessible introduction to the art of ancient Greece and Rome. For everyone from casual museumgoers to students.

            ISBN 9780500295250
            Released NZ 9 Apr 2020
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
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            Series Art Essentials
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            Pompeii: An Archaeological Guide
             

            Pompeii: An Archaeological Guide (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Wilkinson, Paul

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            The resonant ruins of Pompeii are perhaps the most direct route back to the living, breathing world of the ancient Romans. Two million visitors annually now walk the paved streets which re-emerged, miraculously preserved, from their layers of volcanic ash. Yet for all the fame an...d unique importance of the site, there is a surprising lack of a handy archaeological guide in English to reveal and explain its public spaces and private residences. This compact and user-friendly handbook, written by an expert in the field, helpfully fills that gap. Illustrated throughout with maps, plans, diagrams and other images, Pompeii: An Archaeological Guide offers a general introduction to the doomed city followed by an authoritative summary and survey of the buildings, artefacts and paintings themselves. The result is an unrivalled picture, derived from an intimate knowledge of Roman archaeology around the Bay of Naples, of the forum, temples, brothels, bath-houses, bakeries, gymnasia, amphitheatre, necropolis and other site buildings - including perennial favourites like the House of the Faun, named after its celebrated dancing satyr.
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            ISBN 9781350129399
            Released NZ 21 Mar 2019
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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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
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            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
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            Series History of world architecture
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            Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period: A Handbook

            Athenian Red Figure Vases: The Classical Period: A Handbook (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Boardman, John

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            Discusses the historical and artistic aspects of Athenian red figure vases of the classical period through the fourth century.

            ISBN 9780500202449
            Released NZ 1 Feb 1990
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
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            Series World of Art
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            Technologies of Enchantment?: Exploring Celtic Art: 400 BC to AD 100

            Technologies of Enchantment?: Exploring Celtic Art: 400 BC to AD 100 (Hardback)

            By Garrow, Duncan; Gosden, Chris

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            This volume connects Celtic art to its archaeological context, looking at how it was made, used, and deposited. Based on a comprehensive database, it brings together current theories concerning the links between people and artefacts, arguing that Celtic art was used to negotiate ...social position and relations in an unstable Iron Age world.
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            ISBN 9780199548064
            Released NZ 30 Sep 2012
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Logie Collection: A Catalogue of the James Logie Memorial Collection of Classical Antiquities at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch
             

            The Logie Collection: A Catalogue of the James Logie Memorial Collection of Classical Antiquities at the University of Canterbury, Christchurch (Hardback)

            By Green, J. R.

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            The Logie Collection began in the 1950s in memory of the former registrar of the University of Canterbury, James Logie. This superbly illustrated catalogue provides a description of the complete collection of 248 objects, together with discussion of their place in the contemporar...y world.
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            ISBN 9781877257667
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2009
            Publisher Canterbury University Press
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Collectors, Scholars, and Forgers in the Ancient World: Object Lessons

            Collectors, Scholars, and Forgers in the Ancient World: Object Lessons (Hardback)

            By Higbie, Carolyn

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            This volume focuses on how ancient Greek and Roman fascination with works of art, texts, and antiquarian objects gave rise to the production of copies and forgeries. Drawing on a range of examples and up-to-date scholarship on forgery it offers insight into what the ancients foun...d valuable and how they understood their past and the evidence for it.
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            ISBN 9780198759300
            Released NZ 16 Feb 2017
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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