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Iggulden, Conn

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Works: 321 works in 1,115 publications in 2 languages and 31,332 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Miscellanea  Historical fiction  Military history  Juvenile works  Humorous stories  Biography  Case studies  Biographical fiction 
Roles: Creator
Classifications: PR6109.G47, 823.92
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The dangerous book for boys by Conn Iggulden( Book )
20 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 3,084 libraries worldwide
For every boy from eight to eighty, covers essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age-old question of what the big deal with girls is. In this digital age there is still a place for knots, skimming stones and stories of incredible courage. This book recaptures Sunday afternoons, stimulates curiosity, and makes for great father-son activities. The brothers Conn and Hal have put together a collection of all things that make being young, or young at heart, fun--building go-carts and electromagnets, identifying insects and spiders, and flying the world's best paper airplanes.--From publisher description
Emperor : the death of kings by Conn Iggulden( Book )
39 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,662 libraries worldwide
After being captured and ransomed by pirates and left to seek revenge on foreign soil, Julius Caesar is reunited with his lifelong friend, Marcus Brutus, to protect the city of Rome from an uprising led by rebel slave Spartacus
Conqueror : a novel of Kublai Khan by Conn Iggulden( Book )
26 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,589 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the rise of Kublai Khan to take over his grandfather Genghis Khan's empire, as well as China, in a novel that focuses on the brutal competition between Kublai and his three brothers
Genghis : birth of an empire by Conn Iggulden( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,537 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the rise to power of Genghis Khan, a Mongol ruler "who transformed the world map from China to Europe and became one of the most ruthless conquerors in history, born as "Temujin, raised in a clan of hunters migrating across the rugged steppe." This first in a series of Genghis Khan novels ends with the murder of his father
Emperor : the gates of Rome by Conn Iggulden( Book )
25 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 1,392 libraries worldwide
Rarely, if ever, does a new writer dazzle us with such a vivid imagination and storytelling, flawlessly capturing the essence of a land, a people, a legend. Conn Iggulden is just such a writer, bringing to vivid life one of the most fascinating eras in human history. In a true masterpiece of historical fiction, Iggulden takes us on a breathtaking journey through ancient Rome, sweeping us into a realm of tyrants and slaves, of dark intrigues and seething passions. What emerges is both a grand romantic tale of coming-of-age in the Roman Empire and a vibrant portrait of the early years of a man who would become the most powerful ruler on earth: Julius Caesar. On the lush Italian peninsula, a new empire is taking shape. At its heart is the city of Rome, a place of glory and decadence, beauty and bloodshed. Against this vivid backdrop, two boys are growing to manhood, dreaming of battles, fame, and glory in service of the mightiest empire the world has ever known. One is the son of a senator, a boy of privilege and ambition to whom much has been given and from whom much is expected. The other is a bastard child, a boy of strength and cunning, whose love for his adoptive family-and his adoptive brother-will be the most powerful force in his life. As young Gaius and Marcus are trained in the art of combat-under the tutelage of one of Rome's most fearsome gladiators-Rome itself is being rocked by the art of treachery and ambition, caught in a tug-of-war as two rival generals, Marius and Sulla, push the empire toward civil war. For Marcus, a bloody campaign in Greece will become a young soldier's proving ground. For Gaius, the equally deadly infighting of the Roman Senate will be the battlefield where he hones his courage and skill. And for both, the love of an extraordinary slave girl will be an honor each will covet but only one will win. The two friends are forced to walk different paths, and by the time they meet again everything will have changed. Both will have known love, loss, and violence. And the land where they were once innocent will be thrust into the grip of bitter conflict-a conflict that will set Roman against Roman...and put their friendship to the ultimate test. Brilliantly interweaving history and adventure, Conn Iggulden conjures a stunning array of contrasts-from the bloody stench of a battlefield to the opulence of the greatest city in history, from the tenderness of a lover to the treachery of an assassin. Superbly rendered, grippingly told, Emperor, The Gates of Rome From the Hardcover edition
Genghis bones of the hills by Conn Iggulden( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,287 libraries worldwide
Genghis must act when trouble brews west of the Mongolian plains. Dividing his army and using his sons as generals, he sets out to accomplish two important goals--conquer those who resist, and determine which son should succeed him
Emperor : the gods of war by Conn Iggulden( Book )
20 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,229 libraries worldwide
Julius Caesar leads his legions across the Rubicon River to confront his last rival for supreme power, a victory that will split Rome in a destructive civil war, test the bonds of long-time friendship, and lead to the betrayal of his closest ally
Genghis : lords of the bow by Conn Iggulden( Book )
12 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
The mighty Mongol conqueror sets out to unify an entire continent under his rule. He came from over the horizon, a single Mongol warrior surrounded by his brothers, sons, and fellow tribesmen. With each battle his legend grew and the ranks of his horsemen swelled, as did his ambition. For centuries, primitive tribes had warred with one another. Now, under Genghis Khan, they have united as one nation, setting their sights on a common enemy: the great, slumbering walled empire of the Chin. A man who lived for battle and blood, Genghis leads his warriors across the Gobi Desert and into a realm his people had never seen before -- with gleaming cities, soaring walls, and canals. Laying siege to one fortress after another, Genghis called upon his cunning and imagination to crush each enemy in a different way, to overcome moats, barriers, deceptions, and superior firepower -- until his army faced the ultimate test of all
Genghis : bones of the hills by Conn Iggulden( Book )
9 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,074 libraries worldwide
The mighty Mongol conqueror, Genghis Khan, wreaks a path of destruction along China's Great Wall
Tollins : explosive tales for children by Conn Iggulden( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 965 libraries worldwide
Tollins have wings, but they aren't fairies. When a fireworks factory is using Tollins as industrial supplies, a young Tollin must save his people
Khan : empire of silver : a novel of the Khan empire by Conn Iggulden( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 921 libraries worldwide
The three surviving sons of Genghis vie for the crown while striving to protect their father's empire and establish independent legacies, agendas marked by efforts to build a city in the wilderness, conquer Southern China, and tame the steppes of Russia
The Blood of Gods : a novel of Rome by Conn Iggulden( Book )
14 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 909 libraries worldwide
The assassination of Julius Caesar sets in motion political intrigue, epic battle, and righteous retribution throughout the ancient Roman empire as Marc Antony and Gaius Octavian marshal their forces into an avenging army on a mission to reunite all that Caesar's fall has torn asunder
Emperor : the field of swords by Conn Iggulden( Book )
19 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 853 libraries worldwide
With prodigious imagination and a commanding knowledge of the history of ancient Rome, Conn Iggulden delivers an exhilarating reading experience in the pages of his Emperor series. Now, in the third and most action-packed Emperor novel to date, we are transported to Caesar's time once more as he and Marcus Brutus lead their legions far beyond the gates of Rome. But the pursuit of glory abroad will store up trouble for them at home, as Caesar's political adversaries grow more powerful in his absence--with one man emerging as his most dangerous rival yet. A clash of armies and egos such as the world had never seen takes center stage in a masterful rendering of one of the most dramatic chapters in the life of one of history's greatest leaders
Genghis lords of the bow by Conn Iggulden( file )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Having risen from his tribal upbringing, Genghis now leads a horde of fellow countrymen on a mission of conquest throughout Asia. Escaping the Gobi Desert, he faces his greatest challenge, overtaking the empire of the Chin--a land protected by a massive, impenetrable wall
The field of swords by Conn Iggulden( Book )
20 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
Follows Julius Caesar as he leaves Rome and forges a path across Europe and into Britain
The dangerous book of heroes by Conn Iggulden( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 713 libraries worldwide
Brothers Conn and David Iggulden present their big book of heroes: the men and women who have shaped our lives and inspired generations. From George Washington and Scott of the Antarctic to Sitting Bull and the passengers of Flight 93, this dangerous book is dedicated to those who dove headfirst into battle, those who made amazing discoveries, and those who moved boundaries in their lifetimes
Bones of the hills by Conn Iggulden( Book )
24 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 702 libraries worldwide
Genghis Khan has united the warring tribes and even taken his armies against the great cities of their oldest enemies. Now he finds trouble rising west of the Mongolian plains. His emissaries are mutilated or killed; his trading gestures rebuffed. So, dividing his armies, using his sons as generals of the various divisions, he sends them out simultaneously in many directions, ranging as far as modern Iran and Iraq. As well as discovering new territories, exacting tribute from conquered peoples, laying waste the cities which resist, this policy is also a way of diffusing the rivalries between his sons and heirs and working out who should succeed the khan
Empire of silver : [the epic story of the Khan Dynasty] by Conn Iggulden( Book )
24 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 660 libraries worldwide
Genghis Khan is dead, but his legends and legacy lives on. Now armies have gathered to see which of Genghis's sons have the strength to be khan. As Tsubodai sweeps into the west there is no king or army to stop him reaching France, but Tsubodai must make a decision that will change the course of history forever
Wolf of the plains by Conn Iggulden( Book )
28 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the young warrior who conquered peoples from Baghdad to Beijing
Khan empire of silver by Conn Iggulden( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
The three surviving sons of Genghis vie for the crown while striving to protect their father's empire and establish independent legacies, agendas marked by efforts to build a city in the wilderness, conquer Southern China, and tame the steppes of Russia
 
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Alternative Names
Iggulden, Conn
Iggulden, Gonn
Iyġuldin, Kūn 1971-
Иггульден, Конн
Languages
English (337)
Arabic (1)
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