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Hanson, Victor Davis; Hanson,Victor Davis(2900874)
<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...
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
Hanson, Victor Davis; Hanson,Victor Davis(9547543)
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...
Hanson, Victor Davis(9930970)
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
Hanson, Victor Davis; Hanson,Victor Davis(3696063)
A master historian explores how war has shaped our societies-and how societies shape warfare-from Ancient Greece to the present day, in a sweeping survey that offers profound lessons for facing today'apos;s conflicts.
Hanson, Victor Davis; Hanson,Victor Davis(2988315)
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...
Hanson, Victor Davis; Hanson,Victor Davis(3676851)
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.
; Hanson; Hanson; Hanson,Victor Davis; Heath,John(9329181)
Who Killed Homer? - The Demise Of Classical Education And The Recovery Of Greek Wisdomsob encomenda
Hanson, Victor Davis(4064610)
Exímio historiador militar, Victor Davis Hanson nos tem propiciado descrições meticulosas e inovadoras de guerras ocorridas desde a antiguidade clássica até o século XXI. Em Uma guerra sem igual, o escritor dá substância a um conflito de 30 anos a...
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...