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

The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, James 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
James Lacey
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
Cataloging source
ZAC
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1958-
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Lacey, Jim
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Marathon, Battle of, Greece, 490 B.C.
  • Greece
  • Iran
Label
The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, James Lacey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-220) and index
Contents
Empire made in war: Empire rises ; Looking to the West ; Empire at last ; Rise of Darius ; Trial by fire ; Might of Persia -- Rise of Greece: Rise of Athens ; 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 ; Western way of war -- Battle: Persians sail ; Plain of Marathon ; Day before ; Battle ; Great debates
Control code
ocn844743581
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Bantam Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 233 p.
Isbn
9780553385755
Lccn
2010046214
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)844743581
Label
The first clash : the miraculous Greek victory at Marathon and its impact on Western civilization, James Lacey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-220) and index
Contents
Empire made in war: Empire rises ; Looking to the West ; Empire at last ; Rise of Darius ; Trial by fire ; Might of Persia -- Rise of Greece: Rise of Athens ; 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 ; Western way of war -- Battle: Persians sail ; Plain of Marathon ; Day before ; Battle ; Great debates
Control code
ocn844743581
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
Bantam Books trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xxxiii, 233 p.
Isbn
9780553385755
Lccn
2010046214
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)844743581

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