Alexander the Great and Bactria. The Formation of a Greek Frontier in Central Asia

Alexander the Great and Bactria. The Formation of a Greek Frontier in Central Asia

The creation of a Greek Frontier in Central Asia was one of the most famous and far-reaching achievements of Alexander the Great. Yet the process …

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The Presence of Rome in Medieval and Early Modern Britain: Texts, Artefacts and Beliefs

The Presence of Rome in Medieval and Early Modern Britain: Texts, Artefacts and Beliefs

This book explores the cultural and intellectual stakes of medieval and renaissance Britain’s sense of itself as living in the shadow of Rome: a city …

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Seeing Perfection: Ancient Egyptian Images beyond Representation

Seeing Perfection: Ancient Egyptian Images beyond Representation

This Element offers a new approach to ancient Egyptian images informed by interdisciplinary work in archaeology, anthropology, and art history. Sidestepping traditional perspectives on Egyptian …

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Conflicted Antiquities: Egyptology, Egyptomania, Egyptian Modernity

Conflicted Antiquities: Egyptology, Egyptomania, Egyptian Modernity

Conflicted Antiquities is a rich cultural history of European and Egyptian interest in ancient Egypt and its material culture, from the early nineteenth century until …

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