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Hannibal : the military biography of Rome's greatest enemy

Author: Richard A Gabriel; Hannibal
Publisher: Washington, D.C Potomac Books 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The Romans' destruction of Carthage after the Third Punic War erased any Carthaginian historical record of Hannibal's life. What we know of him comes exclusively from Roman historians who had every  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Military history
Named Person: Hannibal; Hannibal; Hannibal; Hannibal.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard A Gabriel; Hannibal
ISBN: 1597976865 9781597976862
OCLC Number: 846122971
Description: xvi, 271 S. Ill., maps 24 cm
Contents: Chronology --
A warrior's life --
Hannibal's army --
The origins of war --
Hannibal's strategy --
The invasion of Italy --
Carthaginian Blitzkrieg --
The Italian campaign --
The end of Hannibal --
Why Hannibal failed --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Richard A. Gabriel

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"In "Hannibal", perhaps his best book yet, the distinguished military historian Richard Gabriel examines the life and campaigns of the great Carthaginian general in the Second Punic War. Gabriel Read more...

 
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This is a biography of Hannibal's military. Author does not extrapolate on personal character from well referenced and oft used ancient primary sources.

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