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The Resource The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, Jim Lacey

The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, Jim Lacey

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The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization
Title
The first clash
Title remainder
the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization
Statement of responsibility
Jim Lacey
Title variation
1st clash
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A scholarly chronicle describes how Persian invaders were defeated by Greek defenders in the Battle of Marathon, in an account that reveals how an alternate outcome would have posed historical consequences to western civilization
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
387180
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
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Lacey, Jim
Dewey number
938/.03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF225.4
LC item number
.L33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marathon, Battle of, Greece, 490 B.C.
  • Greece
  • Iran
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon -- and its impact on western civilization
Label
The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, Jim Lacey
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An empire made in war -- An empire rises -- Looking to the West -- Empire at last -- The rise of Darius -- Trial by fire -- The might of Persia -- The rise of Greece -- The rise of Athens -- A state created for war -- Sparta vs. Athens -- Preliminary moves -- Persia returns to war -- Ionia revolts -- Sparta saves Greece -- Ways of war -- Giant vs. Lilliputian -- Persian warfare -- Hoplite warfare -- The Western way of war -- Battle -- The Persians sail -- The Plain of Marathon -- The day before -- Battle -- The great debates
Control code
813695
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxiii, 233 pages
Isbn
9780553807349
Lccn
2010046214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553807349
  • (OCoLC)ocn682145349
Label
The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, Jim Lacey
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [193]-230) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An empire made in war -- An empire rises -- Looking to the West -- Empire at last -- The rise of Darius -- Trial by fire -- The might of Persia -- The rise of Greece -- The rise of Athens -- A state created for war -- Sparta vs. Athens -- Preliminary moves -- Persia returns to war -- Ionia revolts -- Sparta saves Greece -- Ways of war -- Giant vs. Lilliputian -- Persian warfare -- Hoplite warfare -- The Western way of war -- Battle -- The Persians sail -- The Plain of Marathon -- The day before -- Battle -- The great debates
Control code
813695
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxxiii, 233 pages
Isbn
9780553807349
Lccn
2010046214
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780553807349
  • (OCoLC)ocn682145349

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