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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 AU 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age General Audience
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            Herculaneum and the House of the Bicentenary - History and Heritage

            Herculaneum and the House of the Bicentenary - History and Heritage (Paperback)

            By Court, Sarah; Rainer, Leslie

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            This volume provides a striking account of the life, destruction, rediscovery, and cultural significance of the Roman town of Herculaneum and its grandest residence-the House of the Bicentenary.

            ISBN 9781606066287
            Released AU 15 Jan 2020
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Getty Publications - (Yale)
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            Art & Archaeology of the Greek World

            Art & Archaeology of the Greek World (Hardback, Second edition)

            By Neer, Richard T.

            • RRP: $90.00
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            A new edition of this accessible survey of the Greek world, covering two thousand years of material culture.

            ISBN 9780500052082
            Released AU 31 Jan 2019
            Publisher Thames and Hudson (Australia)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Great Wall of China (Engineering Wonders)

            Great Wall of China (Engineering Wonders) (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Stanborough, Rebecca

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            This title explores and explains how the Great Wall of China was built. The wall's construction is described in terms of the engineering process. The book explores why the wall was built and describes the design stages and technologies used during construction. The book also desc...ribes the challenges builders faced while building the wall.
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            ISBN 9781491482018
            Released AU 4 Nov 2019
            Publisher Capstone Press
            Interest Age 8-10 years
            Series Engineering Wonders
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            Making Sense of Greek Art
             

            Making Sense of Greek Art (Hardback)

            Edited by Coltman, Viccy

            Features ten essays by classicists, art historians and archaeologists who seek to engage with the intellectual challenge that is making sense of Greek art. This volume offers a series of discreet historical case-studies, with a surprising overlap in the recurring themes of origin...ality and reproduction, cultural identities and desire.
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            ISBN 9780859898300
            Released AU 15 Jul 2012
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            The Emergence of the Classical Style in Greek Sculpture

            The Emergence of the Classical Style in Greek Sculpture (Hardback)

            By Neer, Richard

            • RRP: $166.00
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            In the fifth century BCE, an artistic revolution occurred in Greece, as sculptors developed the ways of representing bodies, movement, and space. This title tells the story of Greek sculpture. It provides the ways to understand classical sculpture in Greek terms, and analyzes the... relationship between political and stylistic histories.
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            ISBN 9780226570631
            Released AU 15 Oct 2010
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            Sex and Terror

            Sex and Terror (Hardback)

            By Quignard, Pascal; Translated by Turner, Chris

            • RRP: $64.00
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            The fascinus, or phallus, was at the heart of classical Roman art and life. No god was more represented in ancient Rome than the phallic deity Priapus, and the fescennine verses, one of the earliest forms of Roman poetry, accompanied the celebrations of Priapus, the harvest, and ...fertility. This title looks closely at this delicate interplay.
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            ISBN 9781906497866
            Released AU 15 Jan 2012
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series The French List - (Seagull titles CHUP)
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            The Modernity of Ancient Sculpture: Greek Sculpture and Modern Art from Winckelmann to Picasso
             

            The Modernity of Ancient Sculpture: Greek Sculpture and Modern Art from Winckelmann to Picasso (Paperback)

            By Prettejohn, Elizabeth

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            Modernism in the visual arts has been defined as a liberation from the classical inheritance. But according to one standard narrative, the modern discipline of art history began only with a study of ancient art and sculpture. This book states that the modern study of ancient art ...and the making of modern art are inextricably intertwined.
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            ISBN 9781848859036
            Released AU 15 Jul 2012
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series New Directions in Classics
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            Aegina: Contexts for Choral Lyric Poetry: Myth, History, and Identity in the Fifth Century BC
             

            Aegina: Contexts for Choral Lyric Poetry: Myth, History, and Identity in the Fifth Century BC (Hardback)

            Edited by Fearn, David

            • RRP: $238.00
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            A collection of essays dealing with different aspects of the fifth-century BC history and culture of the Greek island of Aegina, famous for its magnificent architecture and sculpture, and for its inhabitants' patronage of some of the greatest Classical poets.

            ISBN 9780199546510
            Released AU 16 Dec 2010
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            A History of Roman Art

            A History of Roman Art (Paperback)

            By Tuck, Steven L.

            • RRP: $85.99
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            A History of Roman Art provides a wide-ranging survey of the subject from the founding of Rome to the rule of Rome's first Christian emperor, Constantine. Incorporating the most up-to-date information available on the topic, this new textbook explores the creation, use, and meani...ng of art in the Roman world.
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            ISBN 9781444330267
            Released AU 30 Jan 2015
            Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
            Interest Age General Audience
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