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Phillips, Charles 1962-

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Works: 149 works in 349 publications in 4 languages and 9,978 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Folklore  Encyclopedias  Biography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: DS806,
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Most widely held works by Charles Phillips
Japan by Charles Phillips( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
A basic overview of the history, geography, climate and culture of Japan
Forests of the vampire : Slavic myth by Charles Edward Phillips( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 504 libraries worldwide
Of all the peoples who fought for supremacy on the vast eastern European plain, the Slavs have proved the most enduring. They spread out from homelands beyond the Carpathian Mountains, settling territory south into the Balkans and as far west as the Elbe River. Equally impressive is their spiritual journey which began with the worship of ancient pagan gods and matured with the dawn of the Christian age. Tales from this volume include the vampire whose wretched specter still stalks our world today
The illustrated encyclopedia of Aztec & Maya : the history, legend, myth and culture of the ancient native peoples of Mexico and Central America by Charles Phillips( Book )
15 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 497 libraries worldwide
A highly readable, authoritative history of Mesoamerica and its many peoples, from the Olmecs and Maya to the Toltecs and Aztecs ... Discvoer Mesoamerican myths and legends from creation tales to stories of the gods and goddesses, and the mythology of fertility, harves and the afterlife"--Page 4 of cover
Sweden by Charles Phillips( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 461 libraries worldwide
Step inside Sweden, land of contradictions. Discover the secrets of one of the world's most equitable economies. Meet King Carl XVI Gustaf, Sweden's head of state. Meet the rugged Nordic race who inhabit this land of ice, snow, and midnight sun. Let Sweden's starkly beautiful lake and forest landscapes fill you with serenity
The eternal cycle : Indian myth by Charles Phillips( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Collects mythological tales and folklore from India and describes the historical context in which they were created
Voices of the ancestors : African myth by Tony Allan( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 343 libraries worldwide
A dramatic series that captures, culture by culture, the information that never makes it into the history books: strange stories, mystic rites, angry gods, vision quests
Lost realms of gold : South American myth by Tony Allan( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
This volume includes the ancient Inca culture and beliefs in magic and shapeshifting as well as the present day Yanomami culture
The illustrated encyclopedia of the Aztec and Maya by Charles Phillips( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 326 libraries worldwide
This definitive reference offers enthralling insights into the art and architecture, myths and legends, and everyday life of the people of Mexico and Central America
Wise lord of the sky : Persian myth by Tony Allan( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
Includes legends of the early world of Persia, the epic of the Kings, Story-tellers, myths and mythology, and more
Realm of the rising sun : Japanese myth by Tony Allan( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
Text and illustrations provide an introduction to the myths and legends of Japan
The Aztec & Maya world : everyday life, society and culture in ancient Central America and Mexico, with over 500 photographs and fine art images by Charles Phillips( Book )
14 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 301 libraries worldwide
The secrets of the past are uncovered in this authoritative social history of the ancient peoples of Central America and Mexico, including the Aztec, Maya, Olmec, Huastec, Zapotec and Toltec. The book explores the landscape of the Mesoamerican world, from the great volcanic mountains of Popocatépetl and Toluca to the plains of Yucatán and the jungles of El Petén. It traces the growth of cities and trade, and the lives of farmers, hunters, craftsworkers, warriors and priests. Fascinating material on the everyday world covers such popular pursuits as gambling, music, dance and the sacred ballgame. Art and architecture from the World Heritage sites of Mesoamerica are examined in detail, from the colossal stone sculptures of the Toltecs to the jade carvings of the Olmec and the turquoise mosaics of the Aztecs. Illustrated with over 500 color photographs, this volume is a visual record of a fascinating period in history.--From publisher description
Legends of chivalry : medieval myth by Tony Allan( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 292 libraries worldwide
The medieval world as portrayed in stories, and legends
The complete illustrated guide to the kings & queens of Britain by Charles Phillips( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
"A magnificent and authoritative history of the royalty of Britain, the rulers, their consorts and families, and the pretenders to the throne."
The illustrated encyclopedia of tartan : a complete history and visual guide to over 400 famous tartans by Iain Zaczek( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 284 libraries worldwide
Explores the history of Scotland and the country's cultural background and national identity, the influence of Scottish heritage in other countries, and the story of the colorful and symbolic cloth known as tartan
An illustrated history of the Crusades and the crusader knights by Charles Phillips( Book )
15 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 233 libraries worldwide
"An unparalleled illustrated history of the crusading knight, the lands they lost and won, and the inspiration that motivated them". -- Publisher's description
The illustrated history of knights & the golden age of chivalry by Charles Phillips( Book )
14 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 197 libraries worldwide
This fascinating book offers a unique insight into every element of the knight's life--his rigorous training, his obligations, his material wealth and local power, his recreation and leisure time, the intricate microcosm of his castle, and the code of chivalry that formed the moral basis and social rules of his feudal society. Special sections cover the most revered and honored knights of the times, including the historical figures of Charlemagne, Richard the Lionheart, The Black Prince and William Wallace
The mythology of the Aztec & Maya by Charles Phillips( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 194 libraries worldwide
The complete book of Tartan : a heritage encyclopedia of over 400 tartans and the stories that shaped Scottish history by Iain Zaczek( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
History of Tartans and Clan directory
The illustrated encyclopedia of royal Britain : a magnificent study of Britain's royal heritage with a directory of royalty and over 120 of the most important historic buildings by Charles Phillips( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
The complete illustrated guide to the castles, palaces and stately houses of Britain and Ireland by Charles Phillips( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Filipss, Čārlzs
Phillips, Charles.
Phillips, Charles E.
Phillips, David Robert Charles
Phillips, David Robert Charles 1962-
Phillips, DRC 1962-
フィリップス, チャールズ
Languages
English (126)
Spanish (7)
Czech (2)
German (2)
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