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Phillips, Charles 1962-

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Works: 154 works in 402 publications in 3 languages and 11,565 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Folklore  Pictorial works  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DS806, 952
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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 630 libraries worldwide
A basic overview of the history, geography, climate and culture of Japan
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 )
16 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 514 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
Forests of the vampire : Slavic myth by Charles Phillips( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 495 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
Land of the dragon : Chinese myth by Tony Allan( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 480 libraries worldwide
China is among the world's oldest civilizations and home to many of the earliest achievements in the history of humankind. The origins of China's imperial rulers lie in a time when the worlds of men and gods were closer than they are now. Chinese mythology relates these origins and those of China, together with the many gifts given to its people by the gods
Sweden by Charles Phillips( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 456 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 372 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 342 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
The complete illustrated guide to the kings & queens of Britain by Charles Phillips( Book )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
"A magnificent and authoritative history of the royalty of Britain, the rulers, their consorts and families, and the pretenders to the throne."
Lost realms of gold : South American myth by Tony Allan( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 329 libraries worldwide
This volume includes the ancient Inca culture and beliefs in magic and shapeshifting as well as the present day Yanomami culture
Wise lord of the sky : Persian myth by Tony Allan( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 310 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 298 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 297 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 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 294 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
Legends of chivalry : medieval myth by Tony Allan( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 287 libraries worldwide
The medieval world as portrayed in stories, and legends
Spirits of the snow : Arctic myth by Tony Allan( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 270 libraries worldwide
This book is filled with the strange stories, mystic rites, angry gods, vision quests and magic symbols of of people who live in the Far North or Arctic Regions
Corticospinal neurones : their role in movement by Charles Phillips( Book )
11 editions published between 1966 and 1977 in English and held by 264 libraries worldwide
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 226 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 Aztec & Maya : the definitive chronicle of the ancient peoples of Central America & Mexico -- including the Aztec, Maya, Olmec, Mixtec, Toltec & Zapotec by Charles Phillips( Book )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 1,000 color photographs, paintings, maps, and artifacts that chronicle the history and culture of the ancient Aztec, Maya, Olmec, Mixtec, Toltec, and Zapotec people
The mythology of the Aztec & Maya by Charles Phillips( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 222 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 203 libraries worldwide
History of Tartans and Clan directory
 
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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-
필립스, 찰스
フィリップス, チャールズ
Languages
English (127)
Spanish (6)
Czech (1)
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