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

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

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

Ancient GreeceAncient Greece
by Sarah B. Pomeroy, Stanley M. Burstein, Walter Donlan, Jennifer Tolbert Roberts
Written by four leading authorities on the classical world, Ancient Greece, Second Edition, introduces students to the history and civilization of ancient Greece in all its complexity and variety. A comprehensive history, this captivating study covers the entire period from the Bronze Age through the Hellenistic Era, integrating the most recent res ...
Number of pages: 592 | Publication Date: 2007-08-06 | ISBN-13: 9780195308006

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

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

Pythagorean WomenPythagorean Women
Sarah B. Pomeroy
In Pythagorean Women, classical scholar Sarah B. Pomeroy discusses the groundbreaking principles that Pythagoras established for family life in Archaic Greece, such as constituting a single standard of sexual conduct for women and men. Among the Pythagoreans, women played an important role and participated actively in the philosophical life. While ...
Number of pages: 200 | Publication Date: 2013-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9781421409566

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

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

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