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Persian fire : the first world empire and the battle for the West
Persian fire : the first world empire and the battle for the West
Holland, Tom2006
Articles
In the fifth century BC, a global superpower was determined to being truth and order to what it regarded as two terrorist states. The superpower was Persia, the terrorist states were Athens and Sparta in Greece. This is an account of the world's very first clash of civilisations between the Persians and the Greeks.
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Imprint:
London : Abacus, 2006.
Collation:
xxv, 418 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 20 cm.
Notes:
Originally published: London: Little, Brown, 2005.Includes bibliographical references (p. 402-411) and index.
ISBN:
9780349117171 (pbk)
Dewey class:
938.03938.03HOL
Language:
English
BRN:
948973
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