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History

A guide to resources relevant to Historical Studies at the University of Melbourne Library

Ancient history

To find books on a particular subject, try a keyword search on the library catalogue. For example:

caligula

"battle of actium"

"ancient greece" religion

 

You might also like to browse the library shelves at the following call numbers:

930

History of ancient world to c. 499

932

Egypt to 640

933

Palestine to 70

935

Mesopotamia and Iranian Plateau to 637

936

Europe north and west of Italian Peninsula to c. 499

937

Italian peninsula and adjacent territories to 476

937.01

Earliest period and Roman Kingdom to c. 500 BC

937.02

Period of Roman Republic, c. 500-31 BC

937.06

Period of Roman Empire, 31 BC-476 AD

938

Greece to 323

939

Other parts of ancient world to c. 640

939.4

Middle East to c. 640


You can also use the subject links to find relevant material:

Egypt -- Antiquities.

Iraq -- Civilization -- To 634.

Great Pyramid (Egypt).

Aeneas (Legendary character)

Achilles (Greek mythology) -- Poetry

Mythology in literature.

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