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Little Man & A House & The Wor
Little Man & A House & The Wor
Offered by KELINDO³
Price: £122.16

5.0 out of 5 stars Cardiacs - A shop a top and pop, 19 Aug. 2013
Cardiacs are selling stuff again! Huzzah! Not everything but there are fine musical and clothing products available for every one at Cardiacs.net

Philip Matyszak's Classical Compendium
Philip Matyszak's Classical Compendium
by Philip Matyszak
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £9.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Caveat emptor... a bit, 22 May 2012
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This is a very neat and tidy little volume which is a mine of curious and intriguing tidbits from the ancient empire that was Rome. They are in turns fascinating, funny, Flavian and ferocious.

I noticed at least two errors though:

1. Tiberius did not become emperor on his return from his `exile' in Rhodes... by a long chalk.


2. A picture purporting to show a slave being flogged is actually schoolboy discipline Roman-style.

OK, Matyszak, I enjoyed the book so you can have the `flogged slave' but poor old Tiberius has had enough bad press without you putting the caliga in as well.


Inside Nazi Germany: Conformity, Opposition and Racism in Everyday Life
Inside Nazi Germany: Conformity, Opposition and Racism in Everyday Life
by Detler J.K. Peukert
Edition: Paperback

4.0 out of 5 stars Modernity Unmasked, 20 Mar. 2012
From the Marxist theory of fascism to the Edelweiss Pirates, this book 'atomises' Nazi Germany and provides a lucid commentary for an argument against fascism in the face of the banality of everyday modern life.

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