Ancient World Commanders

Angus Konstam

 
Date Published :
August 2009
Publisher :
Compendium
Language:
English
Series :
The Commanders Series
Illustration :
250 illustrations
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Hardback
ISBN : 9781906347291
Pages : 192
Dimensions : 8 X 8 inches
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$19.95

Overview
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Ancient World Commanders from antiquity to the medieval period, including the main military leaders of Egypt, Assyria, Babylon, Israel, Greece, Rome, Carthage, Huns, Goths, Visigoths, Alans, Vandals, Kievan, Rus, The Vikings, Moors, Franks, Normans, Mongols. From the mythological warrior Achilles to the Chinese general and strategist Zhou Yu, this superbly illustrated book describes more than 160 prominent war leaders of the "ancient world"-from the beginning of recorded history in about 2,000 BC , to the end of the 5th century AD.

About The Author
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Angus Konstam is a military and maritime historian and author. Formerly a curator at the Royal Armouries, and curator at the Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum, he is now a full-time author, with over 70 books in print.

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