Persian fire : the first world empire and the battle for the West (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Persian fire : the first world empire and the battle for the West

Author: Tom Holland
Publisher: London : Abacus, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A brilliant new account of the world's very first clash of civilisations between the Persians and the Greeks in 480BC.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Holland
ISBN: 9780349117171 0349117179
OCLC Number: 807342983
Awards: Winner of Runciman Award (for the Anglo Hellenic Language) 2006 (UK)
Description: xxv, 418 p., [16] p. de láms. : il., mapas, fot. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Tom Holland.
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