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A Dictionary of Economics

John Black , Oxford University Press , 2002
The most up-to-date and comprehensive paperback dictionary of economics available. This fully up-to-date edition provides comprehensive definitions of over 2,500 economic terms.
Economics & Finance
  • 0-198-60767-0
  • 5862
  • 1 copies

A Little History of the World

E. H. Gombrich , Yale University Press , 2008
In Forty concise chapters, Gombrich tells the story of man from Stone Age to the atomic bomb. In between emerges a colourful picture of wars and conquests, grand works of art, and the spread and limitations of science.
History
  • 978-0-300143324
  • 7620
  • 1 copies

An Intelligent Person's Guide to Classics

Peter Jones , Gerald Duckworth & Co , 1999
Aims to outline the history of the period covered by the Classics; to indicate briefly how the literature and remains of the ancient world have been preserved and revealed; and to discuss aspects of Greek and Roman life and thought.
Classical World
  • 0-7156-3137-3
  • 8880
  • 1 copies

Classics - A Very Short Introduction

Mary Beard & John Henderson , Oxford University Press , 2000
This Very Short Introduction to Classics links a haunting temple on a lonely mountainside to the glory of ancient Greece and the grandeur of Rome, and to Classics within modern culture-from Jefferson and Byron to Asterix and Ben-Hur.
Classical World
  • 978-0192853851
  • 7725
  • 2 copies

Collins Dictionary of Economics

Christopher Pass, Bryan Lowes & Leslie Davies , HarperCollins Publishers , 2005
A comprehensive guide to Economics for students in all related fields. This fourth edition of the popular and bestselling Collins Dictionary of Economics has been thoroughly revised for the new millennium, and is a valuable reference book not just for students of economics, but for anyone studying economics as part of a business or social science course.
Economics & Finance
  • 0-007-19810-8
  • 5863
  • 1 copies

English for Language and Linguistics in Higher Education Studies:Course Book and Audio CDs

Anthony Manning , Garnet Publishing Ltd , 2008
English for Language and Linguistics is a skills-based course designed specificially for students of language and linguistics who are about to enter English-medium tertiary level studies. (Please ask at Reception for CD)
Classical World
  • 978185964938-1
  • 8875
  • 1 copies
  • B2 C1 C2

Essential Foundations of Economics

Robin Bade & Michael Parkin , Pearson Education Ltd , 2009
Research shows the best way to learn is to put concepts to work with repeated practice. For this reason, frequent, quality practice is the cornerstone of the tightly-knit Essential Foundations of Economics learning system, building student success in economics by doing economics.
Economics & Finance
  • 0-321-56632-4
  • 5629
  • 1 copies

Phaedrus: With a Selection of Early Greek Poems and Fragments About Love

Plato , Hackett Publishing Co, Inc , 1995
A reissue in paperback of a title first published in 1949. Highet has assembled a vast quantity of material concerning the manifold aspects of his subject, filled in gaps where no adequate work has been done, and presented a story characterized by lucidity, charm, and scholarly good sense."--Classical Philology
Classical World
  • 872202208
  • 8817
  • 1 copies

Stanlake's Introductory Economics

S.J. Grant , Pearson Education Ltd , 2007
Offers an analytical approach to contemporary economic problems and a clear explanation of the principles underlying current economic issues. The seventh edition of this popular textbook has been completely revised and updated to take into account relevant developments in UK and international economics. It includes case studies of well-known businesses, profiles of important economists and up-to-date economic data.
Economics & Finance
  • 0-582-40548-3
  • 4702
  • 1 copies

Symposium

Plato , Hackett Publishing Company , 1989
Plato's influential and controversial examination of love.
  • 0-872-20076-0
  • 7727
  • 1 copies

The Aeneid

Virgil , Penguin Books Ltd , 2003
Virgil's Aeneid, inspired by Homer and inspiration for Dante and Milton, is an immortal poem at the heart of Western life and culture. Virgil took as his hero Aeneas, legendary survivor of the fall of Troy and father of the Roman race, and in telling a story of dispossession and defeat, love and war, he portrayed human life in all its nobility and suffering.
Art & Design
  • 0-140-44932-7
  • 7721
  • 1 copies

The Classical Tradition - Greek and Roman Influences on Western Literature

Gilbert Highet , Oxford University Press , 1985
A reissue in paperback of a title first published in 1949. Highet has assembled a vast quantity of material concerning the manifold aspects of his subject, filled in gaps where no adequate work has been done, and presented a story characterized by lucidity, charm, and scholarly good sense."--Classical Philology
Classical World
  • 0-195-00206-7
  • 7724
  • 1 copies

The Greeks & Greek Love

James Davidson , Phoenix , 2007
A radical reappraisal of homosexuality In Ancient Greece
Classical World
  • 978-0-7538-2226
  • 8043
  • 1 copies

The Iliad

Homer , Penguin Books Ltd , 2003
One of the foremost achievements in Western literature, Homer's Iliad tells the story of the darkest episode in the Trojan War. At its centre is Achilles, the greatest warrior-champion of the Greeks, and his refusal to fight after being humiliated by his leader Agamemnon.
Classical World
  • 0-140-44794-1
  • 7722
  • 1 copies

The Odyssey

Homer , Penguin Books Ltd , 2003
The epic tale of Odysseus and his ten-year journey home after the Trojan War forms one of the earliest and greatest works of Western literature. Confronted by natural and supernatural threats - shipwrecks, battles, monsters and the implacable enmityof the sea-god Poseidon - Odysseus must test his bravery and native cunning to the full if he is to reach his homeland safely and overcome the obstacles that, even there, await him.
Classical World
  • 0-140-44911-2
  • 7723
  • 1 copies

The Oxford Dictionary of the Classical World

John Roberts , Oxford University Press , 2007
"This perfect gem of a book...provides a fascinating glimpse into the Greekand Roman classical world."--Choice
Classical World
  • 0-192-80146-3
  • 7726
  • 1 copies

The Penguin Dictionary of Economics

Graham Bannock , Penguin Books Ltd , 2003
The Penguin Dictionary of Economics explains a host of economic terms, from acceleration principle to venture capital, Euro to X-efficiency, globalisation to zero-sum game.
Economics & Finance
  • 0-141-01075-5
  • 5864
  • 1 copies

The Penguin History of Economics

Roger E. Backhouse , Penguin Books Ltd , 2002
A very clear, reliable and readable history of economic thought from the ancient world to the present day. From Homer to Marx to John Stuart Mill, Backhouse shows how to keep your Keynsians from your post-Keynsians and New Keynsians. A core book.
Economics & Finance
  • 0-140-26042-7
  • 5861
  • 1 copies

The World of Athens

Joint Association of Classical Teachers , Cambridge University Press; reprint edition , 1984
The World of Athens is a serious, up-to-date account of the history and culture of fifth century Athens for adults, university students and sixth-formers with an intelligent interest in ancient Greece.
Classical World
  • 521273897
  • 8828
  • 1 copies

The World of Rome: An Introduction to Roman Culture

Peter V. Jones and Keith C. Sidwell , Cambridge University Press , 1997
The World of Rome is an introduction to the history and culture of Rome for students at university and at school as well as for anyone seriously interested in the ancient world. Drawing on the latest scholarship, it covers all aspects of the city - its rise to power, what made it great, and why it still engages and challenges us today.
Classical World
  • 978-0521386005
  • 8829
  • 1 copies