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Phillips, Charles 1962-

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Works: 88 works in 221 publications in 3 languages and 5,287 library holdings
Genres: History  Encyclopedias  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Biography  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F1219, 972.00497
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Publications about Charles Phillips
Publications by Charles Phillips
Most widely held works by Charles Phillips
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 )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 610 libraries worldwide
A highly readable, authoritative history of Mesoamerica and its many peoples, from the Olmecs and Maya to the Toltecs and Aztecs
Sweden by Charles Phillips( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 468 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 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 )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and English and held by 298 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
The complete illustrated guide to the kings & queens of Britain by Charles Phillips( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 287 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 275 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
The lost history of Aztec & Maya : the history, legend, myth and culture of the ancient native peoples of Mexico and Central America : Olmec, Maya, Chichimec, Huastec, Zapotec, Toltec, Mixtec, Totonac, Aztec by Charles Phillips( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 214 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"--P. [4] of cover
An illustrated history of the Crusades and the crusader knights by Charles Phillips( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 209 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 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 187 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 )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
History of Tartans and Clan directory
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
Lost empires : ancient Aztec and Maya ; the extraordinary history of 3000 years of Mesoamerican civilization with over 270 photographs and illustrations by Charles Phillips( Book )
5 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
The illustrated history of knights & the golden age of chivalry by Charles Phillips( Book )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and Czech and held by 154 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 world of the medieval knight : a vivid exploration of the origins, rise and fall of the noble order of knighthood, illustrated with over 220 fine art paintings and photographs by Charles Phillips( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
A vivid exploration of the origins, rise and fall of the noble order of knighthood, illustrated with over 220 fine-art paintings and photographs
The art & architecture of the Aztec & Maya : an illustrated encyclopedia of the buildings, sculptures and art of the peoples of Mesoamerica by Charles Phillips( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
"Explore the architecture of ancient Mexico and Central America, and discover the fabulous arts and crafts, sculptures, metalwork, and textiles of these great pre-industrial civilizations."
Tartan : an illustrated directory by Charles Phillips( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Aztec & Maya : the complete illustrated history : the greatest civilizations of ancient Central America with 1000 photographs, paintings and maps by Charles Phillips( Book )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Aztec & Maya: The Complete Illustrated History uncovers the rise and fall of the many different empires of Mexico and Central America--their political and military campaign, their legends and myths, and their art, architecture and social history. Ground plans and detailed photographs explore over 20 magnificent and vitally important World Heritage sites, including Teotihuacán, Tenochtitlán, Chichén Itzá, Palenque, Tikal and Monte Albán. The author also surveys the region's mythology, including tales of creation, earth and sky; legends of the gods, goddesses and heroes; and stories of fertility, harvest and the afterlife
The complete illustrated history of the Aztec & Maya : the definitive chronicle of the ancient peoples of Central America & Mexico--including the Aztec, Maya, Olme, Mixtec, Toltec & Zapotec by Charles Phillips( Book )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Aztec & Maya: The Complete Illustrated History uncovers the rise and fall of the many different empires of Mexico and Central America--their political and military campaigns, their legends and myths, and their art, architecture and social history. Ground plans and detailed photographs explore over 20 magnificent and vitally important World Heritage sites, including Teotihuacán, Tenochtitlán, Chichén Itzá, Palenque, Tikal and Monte Albán. The author also surveys the region's mythology, including tales of creation, earth and sky; legends of the gods, goddesses and heroes; and stories of fertility, harvest and the afterlife
Medieval castles, stately & historic houses of Great Britain & Northern Ireland : from ancient times to the Wars of the Roses and 1485 by Charles Phillips( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Phillips, Charles
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 (105)
Spanish (8)
Czech (2)
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