The ancient world at war: a global history

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson,
Pub. Date:
2008.
Language:
English
Description
Draws on historical and archaeological sources to present a survey of ancient warfare, from Alexander the Great's campaigns against Persia and Caesar's Gallic Wars to the Han Chinese defeat of the nomadic Xiongnu horsemen and the Inca ruler Atahualpa's last stand against Pizarro. History Main.
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
050025138
9780500251386
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 283e8f0f-c26c-37bc-4136-99c7ed0ed105
full_title ancient world at war a global history
author philip de souza
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:25AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1575968391693336576
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 De Souza, Philip.
author2 De Souza, Philip.
author2-role De Souza, Philip.
author_additional Alan Peatfield --, Armies of the Roman Republic /, Brian S. Bauer, Elizabeth Arkush and Joe Szymczak., Charles A. Peterson --, David Potter --, Gina Barnes --, Hams vam Wees --, Hugh Elton --, Ian Shaw and Daniel Boatright --, Jon Coulston --, Louis Rawlings --, Nathan Rosenstein --, Nicholas Sekunda --, Nigel Tallis --, Philip de Souza --, R. Brian Ferguson --, Robin Coningham and Mark Manuel --, Ross Hassig --, edited by Philip de Souza.
author_display
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Entire Collection
available_at_arlington Central
callnumber-a U29
callnumber-first U - Military Science
callnumber-subject U - General Military Science
callnumber_sort_arlington 930 ANCIE
collection_arlington Adult Nonfiction
date_added 2011-01-26T05:00:00Z
days_since_added 2395
detailed_location_arlington Central Adult Nonfiction
display_description
format_arlington Book
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington Books
grouping_category book
id 283e8f0f-c26c-37bc-4136-99c7ed0ed105
isbn 050025138, 9780500251386
item_details ils:.b1301111x|.i13627533|Central Adult Nonfiction|930 ANCIE|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf|Jul 15, 2016|can||
itype_arlington Hardback
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_arlington 930 ANCIE
local_callnumber_exact_arlington 930 ANCIE
local_callnumber_left_arlington 930 ANCIE
local_days_since_added_arlington 2395
num_holdings 1
oclc (OCoLC)191753181
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library, Aurora Hills, Central, Cherrydale, Columbia Pike, Connection Crystal City, Detention Center, Glencarlyn, Local History, Plaza, Shirlington, Westover
owning_location_arlington Central
physical 320 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 28 cm.
popularity 3
primary_isbn 050025138
publishDate 2008
publishDateSort 2008
publisher Thames & Hudson,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details ils:.b1301111x|Book|Books||English|Thames & Hudson,|2008.|320 p. : ill. (some col.), col. maps ; 28 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington ils:.b1301111x|.i13627533|On Shelf|On Shelf|false|true|true|false|false|true|999|||
subject_facet Military art and science -- History -- Medieval, 500-1500, Military art and science -- History -- To 500, Military history, Ancient, Military history, Medieval
table_of_contents Alexander the Great and Hellenistic warfare /, Ancient Egyptian warfare /, Ancient Near Eastern warfare /, Ancient warfare in the Andes /, Celtic and Iberian warrior cultures /, Central Asia from the Scythians to the Huns /, Imperial Roman warfare /, Introduction: the terrible tide of war /, Mesoamerica from the Olmecs to the Aztecs /, Minoan and Mycenaean warfare /, Rome and the barbarians /, The might of the Persian empire /, War before history /, War in Archaic and Classical Greece /, Warfare in ancient China /, Warfare in ancient South Asia /, Warfare in early Korea and Japan /
target_audience Adult
target_audience_full Adult
title The ancient world at war : a global history
title_display The ancient world at war : a global history
title_full The ancient world at war : a global history / edited by Philip de Souza
title_short The ancient world at war :
title_sort ancient world at war a global history
title_sub a global history