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Uma abordagem nova do conflito sangrento entre Atenas e Esparta, ocorrido há 2.400 anos e que resultou no colapso de Atenas. Victor Davis Hanson nos oferece um relato cronológico completo que explicita os antecedentes políticos da época, o pensamento...
Through vivid depictions of historic battles, the author exposes the connection between the West's superiority on the battlefield and its rise to world dominance, including controversial arguments ignited by the recent works of various historians. 25...sob encomenda
Investigates three key battles in Western history including the battle of Delium in 424 B.C., the battle at Shiloh during the Civil War, and the battle of Okinawa during World War II, discussing their enduring impact on civilization and on modern...sob encomenda
<P>Incorporating research from ancient literary, iconographic, epigraphic, and archaeological sources, this one-of-a-kind book explores the experiences of the Hoplites, soldiers who conducted battle on the small plains of Ancient Greece.<br><br>The...
A definitive account of World War II by America's preeminent military historian World War II was the most lethal conflict in human history. Never before had a war been fought on so many diverse landscapes and in so many different ways, from rocket...sob encomenda
A celebration of the agrarian lifestyle contrasts the corrupt values of urban America with the agrarian virtues that made America greatsob encomenda
A large part of our nation's immigration problem, according to Victor Davis Hanson, is the opportunistic coalition that not only stymies reform but stifles an honest discussion of the growing problem. On the Right, corporations and agribusiness...
Prominent military historian Victor Davis Hanson explores the nature of leadership with his usual depth and vivid prose inThe Savior Generals, a set of brilliantly executed pocket biographies of five generals (Themistocles, Belisarius, William...
The fiction debut from celebrated historian Victor Davis Hanson-an epic novel of war and freedom in ancient Greece, in the tradition of Gates of Fire and Fire from Heaven.
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Who Killed Homer? - The Demise Of Classical Education And The Recovery Of Greek Wisdomsob encomenda
Este livro é um trabalho abrangente e ambicioso de história militar e cultural, onde o autor argumenta de maneira convincente que tudo pode ser explicado pelo jeito ocidental de matar. O objetivo desta obra não é discutir a moralidade ocidental, mas...
What does the imminent death of the family farm mean to the average American? A great deal, declares Hanson, who as both a farmer and a classics professor (California State University-Fresno) imbues this provocative, eloquent polemic with personal...