The Resource Thermopylae : the battle that changed the world, Paul Cartledge

Thermopylae : the battle that changed the world, Paul Cartledge

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Thermopylae : the battle that changed the world
Title
Thermopylae
Title remainder
the battle that changed the world
Statement of responsibility
Paul Cartledge
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Cartledge, Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF225.5
LC item number
.C37 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thermopylae, Battle of, Greece, 480 B.C
  • Greece
  • Thermopylae (Greece)
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Thermopylae : the battle that changed the world, Paul Cartledge
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-295) and index
Contents
Setting the awful scene -- The ancient world in 500 BCE: from India to the Aegean -- The dynamics of empire: Persia of the Achaemenids, 485 -- Hellas: the Hellenic world in 485 -- Sparta 485: a unique culture and society -- Thermopylae I: mobilization -- Thermopylae II: preparations for battle -- Thermopylae III: the battle -- The Thermopylae legend I: antiquity -- The Thermopylae legend II: from antiquity to modernity -- Thermopylae: turning-point in world history -- Appendix 1: the invention of history: Herodotus and other ancient sources -- Appendix 2: Herodotus's Persian Muster-lists: a translation -- Appendix 3: Herodotus: antidote to fundamentalism
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvii, 313 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036886478
Label
Thermopylae : the battle that changed the world, Paul Cartledge
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265-295) and index
Contents
Setting the awful scene -- The ancient world in 500 BCE: from India to the Aegean -- The dynamics of empire: Persia of the Achaemenids, 485 -- Hellas: the Hellenic world in 485 -- Sparta 485: a unique culture and society -- Thermopylae I: mobilization -- Thermopylae II: preparations for battle -- Thermopylae III: the battle -- The Thermopylae legend I: antiquity -- The Thermopylae legend II: from antiquity to modernity -- Thermopylae: turning-point in world history -- Appendix 1: the invention of history: Herodotus and other ancient sources -- Appendix 2: Herodotus's Persian Muster-lists: a translation -- Appendix 3: Herodotus: antidote to fundamentalism
Extent
1 online resource (xxxvii, 313 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036886478

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