Maria Sibylla MerianMaria Sibylla Merian
by Sarah B. Pomeroy, Jeyaraney Kathirithamby
A 2018 Moonbeam Children's Books Gold Award Winner! In 1660, at the age of thirteen, Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) began her study of butterfly metamorphosis—years before any other scientist published an accurate description of the process. Later, Merian and her daughter ventured thousands of miles from their home in the Netherlands to the r ...
Number of pages: 96 | Publication Date: 2018-02-13 | ISBN-13: 9781947440012

Ancient GreeceAncient Greece
by Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, David Tandy, Georgia Tsouvala
Revised and updated throughout, the fourth edition of Ancient Greece presents the political, social, cultural, and economic history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. Written by six leading authorities on the classical world, this captivating study covers the entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenist ...
Number of pages: 608 | Publication Date: 2017-07-03 | ISBN-13: 9780190686918

A Brief History of Ancient GreeceA Brief History of Ancient Greece
by Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, David Tandy
Written by five leading authorities on the classical world, A Brief History of Ancient Greece: Politics, Society, and Culture, Third Edition, is a shorter version of the authors' highly successful Ancient Greece: A Political, Social, and Cultural History, Third Edition (OUP, 2011). It offers a captivating account of Greek civilization and history i ...
Number of pages: 416 | Publication Date: 2013-11-01 | ISBN-13: 9780199981557

Spartan WomenSpartan Women
Sarah B. Pomeroy
This is the first book-length examination of Spartan women, covering over a thousand years in the history of women from both the elite and lower classes. Classicist Sarah B. Pomeroy comprehensively analyzes ancient texts and archaeological evidence to construct the world of these elusive though much noticed females. Sparta has always posed a challe ...
Number of pages: 216 | Publication Date: 2002-07-11 | ISBN-13: 9780195130676

A Brief History of Ancient GreeceA Brief History of Ancient Greece
by Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, David W. Tandy, Georgia Tsouvala
Revised and updated throughout, the fourth edition of A Brief History of Ancient Greece presents the political, social, cultural, and economic history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. Written by six leading ancient Greek historians, this captivating study covers Greek history from the Bronze Age into the Roman p ...
Number of pages: 448 | Publication Date: 2019-04-15 | ISBN-13: 9780190925307

Maria Sibylla MerianMaria Sibylla Merian
Maria Sibylla Merian
The first full-size publication of the magnum opus of Maria Sibylla Merian, considered by none other than David Attenborough to be among the most significant contributors to the field of entomologyAn intriguing work by one of the foremost female scientists of the 17th centuryMaria Sibylla Merian was a German naturalist and scientific illustrator. S ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2016-11-08 | ISBN-13: 9789401433785

Ancient GreeceAncient Greece
by Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts, David Tandy
Revised and updated throughout, the third edition of Ancient Greece presents the political, social, cultural, and economic history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. Written by five leading authorities on the classical world, this captivating study covers the entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenist ...
Number of pages: 592 | Publication Date: 2011-12-16 | ISBN-13: 9780199846047

Goddesses, Whores, Wives, and SlavesGoddesses, Whores, Wives, and Slaves
Sarah Pomeroy
"The first general treatment of women in the ancient world to reflect the critical insights of modern feminism. Though much debated, its position as the basic textbook on women's history in Greece and Rome has hardly been challenged."--Mary Beard, Times Literary Supplement. Illustrations. ...
Number of pages: 304 | Publication Date: 1995-01-17 | ISBN-13: 9780805210309

Women in the Classical WorldWomen in the Classical World
by Elaine Fantham, Helene Peet Foley, Natalie Boymel Kampen, Sarah B. Pomeroy, H. A. Shapiro
Information about women is scattered throughout the fragmented mosaic of ancient history: the vivid poetry of Sappho survived antiquity on remnants of damaged papyrus; the inscription on a beautiful fourth century B.C.E. grave praises the virtues of Mnesarete, an Athenian woman who died young; a great number of Roman wives were found guilty of pois ...
Number of pages: 430 | Publication Date: 1995-03-30 | ISBN-13: 9780195098624

ChrysalisChrysalis
Kim Todd
Today, an entomologist in a laboratory can gaze at a butterfly pupa with a microscope so powerful that the swirling cells on the pupa’s skin look like a galaxy. She can activate a single gene or knock it out. What she can’t do is discover how the insect behaves in its natural habitat—which means she doesn’t know what steps to take to preser ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2007-12-03 | ISBN-13: 9780156032995

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