Life of Belisarius: The Last Great General of the Rome

Life of Belisarius: The Last Great General of the Rome

by Lord Mahon
     
 

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Considered among the greatest generals of all time and studied later for his innovative battle tactics and unconventional strategy, Belisarius is credited with reclaiming the lost glory of Rome and helping to preserve Constantinople, whose influence would continue for centuries. Lord Mahon's biography, the first scholarly history of this remarkable figure, combines

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Considered among the greatest generals of all time and studied later for his innovative battle tactics and unconventional strategy, Belisarius is credited with reclaiming the lost glory of Rome and helping to preserve Constantinople, whose influence would continue for centuries. Lord Mahon's biography, the first scholarly history of this remarkable figure, combines the adventure of a great epic novel with the engrossing story of a man who, despite injustices, remained loyal to the end. Edited and introduced by historian Jon C. N. Coulston, this new and retypeset edition, the first in more than 100 years, will allow the modern reader to discover one of history's most intriguing figures.

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ISBN-13:
9781594160196
Publisher:
Westholme Publishing
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
908,720
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

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