No photo of John Melville-Jones

John Melville-Jones

Emeritus Professor, MA DipClassArch Camb., PhD W.Aust., FRNS, FAHA

  • The University of Western Australia (M204), 35 Stirling Highway, Room 2.42, Arts Building, Perth campus

    6009 Crawley


  • 1 Citations
  • 1 h-Index

Personal profile


Hon. DLitt. MQ


  • Numismatics
  • Medieval History
  • Byzantine and Venetian history
  • Greek and Roman coins

Fingerprint Fingerprint is based on mining the text of the person's scientific documents to create an index of weighted terms, which defines the key subjects of each individual researcher.

Fleet Arts & Humanities
Writer Arts & Humanities
Chronicles Arts & Humanities
Harbors Arts & Humanities
Omission Arts & Humanities
Person Arts & Humanities
Commanders Arts & Humanities
Medieval History Arts & Humanities

Projects 2000 2002

Research Output 1993 2017

Eustathios as a Source for Historical Information. Decoding Indirect Allusions in his Works

Melville-Jones, J. R. 2017 Reading Eustathios of Thessalonike. Pontani, F., Katsaros, V. & Sarris, V. (eds.). Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton, Vol. 46, p. 299-307 9 p. (Trends in Classics: Supplementary Volumes)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

The Battle of Gallipoli 1416: a detail rescued from a chronicle

Melville-Jones, J. 2 Nov 2017 In : The Medieval Chronicle. 11, p. 213-219 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medieval History

The Myth of the denarius communis

Melville-Jones, J. 30 Sep 2017 In : Schweizer Münzblätter. 67, 267, p. 59-61 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Ludovic de Beauvoir's Visit to Australia

Melville-Jones, J. 2016 Australia: Hesperian Press. 301 p.

Research output: Book/ReportEdited book/Anthology

Legitimizing an Emperor: The Solidus of Alexander III

Melville-Jones, J. 2015 East and West in the World Empire of Alexander. Wheatley, P. & Baynham, E. (eds.). United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, p. 331-335

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)