7.1 Required reading
L. Mooren, K. Vandorpe, Chr. Laes, Geschiedenis van de oudheid (Leuven, Acco, 2008).
F. Naerebout, H. Singor, De oudheid. Grieken en Romeinen in de context van de wereldgeschiedenis (Amsterdam, 11th revised edition, 2008).
powerpoint presentations are available on blackboard.
7.2 Optional reading
The following study material can be studied voluntarily :
A good historical atlas is obviously very useful, though students who are not historians are not required to purchase one: the maps in the handbook, on blacboard and in the course book will prove to be sufficient.