Günther E. Thüry

Lecturer in Ancient History, University of Salzburg


Prof. Günther E. Thüry (born Vienna 1950) has been a university lecturer in Ancient History at the Paris Lodron University of Salzburg since 1980 (at times in combination with teaching assignments at the universities of Basel, Krems, Leipzig and Vienna). He completed his studies in the fields of prehistory and early history, archaeobiology and classical philology (Latin and Greek studies) with a master's thesis in numismatics and a dissertation in provincial archaeology. In 2007, he was awarded an honorary doctorate from the University of Basel for services to cooperation between archaeology and natural sciences; and in 2018, he was awarded the title of professor by the Austrian Federal President. Prof. Thüry is the author of 345 publications (including 18 published books).


Ausgewählte kleine Schriften zur römischen Antike (1974–2024)

Günther E. Thüry

A selection of fifty papers produced over the course of fifty years, supplemented here with epilogues considering developments in the field since first publication. They cover a wide range of topics in antiquity; Roman provincial archaeology; classical philology; epigraphy; numismatics; archaeobiology; history of medicine; and history of sexuality. READ MORE

Paperback: £65.00

Domi militiaeque: Militär- und andere Altertümer

Günther E. Thüry

This volume, in honour of the Austrian scholar Prof. Dr Hannsjörg Ubl, contains 24 contributions covering a wide range of topics. The focus is on Ancient Greece and Rome, but the volume also includes papers about the Langobards, renaissance replicas of classical sculpture, and the archaeology of World War I. READ MORE

Paperback: £45.00 | eBook: £16.00

Die antike Münze als Fundgegenstand

Günther E. Thüry

This volume offers a detailed overview of ancient coin finds and their interpretation before offering a proposal for the categorisation of future numismatic finds. READ MORE

Paperback: £35.00 | eBook: £16.00