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The Resource The battle that stopped Rome : Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest, Peter S. Wells

The battle that stopped Rome : Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest, Peter S. Wells

Label
The battle that stopped Rome : Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest
Title
The battle that stopped Rome
Title remainder
Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest
Statement of responsibility
Peter S. Wells
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the defeat of the Roman army by German barbarian forces, citing the contributions of a Roman traitor that led to the brutal deaths of three Roman legions during the Battle of Teutoburg Forest and caused the Roman empire to cease its expansion
Biography type
contains biographical information
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167101
Cataloging source
DLC
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Wells, Peter S
Dewey number
936.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Varus, Publius Quintilius
  • Arminius
  • Teutoburger Wald, Battle of, Germany, 9 A.D
  • Romans
  • Germany
  • Rome
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest
Label
The battle that stopped Rome : Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest, Peter S. Wells
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip044/2003010789.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Ambushed! -- 2. Creation of the Legend -- 3. History and Archaeology of the Battle -- 4. Augustus: Rome's First Emperor -- 5. Varus and the Frontier -- 6. Arminius: The Native Hero -- 7. Warfare in Early Roman Europe: Prelude to the Battle -- 8. The Battle -- 9. The Horror: Death on the Battlefield -- 10. The Victors' Celebrations -- 11. The Immediate Outcome -- 12. The Meaning of the Battle -- App. 1. How an Archaeological Site Is Formed -- App. 2. Roman Weapons Found at the Kalkriese Battle Site -- App. 3. Museums, Roman Remains, and Archaeological Parks
Control code
000024653599
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393020281
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)52251165
Label
The battle that stopped Rome : Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the slaughter of the legions in the Teutoburg Forest, Peter S. Wells
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip044/2003010789.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1. Ambushed! -- 2. Creation of the Legend -- 3. History and Archaeology of the Battle -- 4. Augustus: Rome's First Emperor -- 5. Varus and the Frontier -- 6. Arminius: The Native Hero -- 7. Warfare in Early Roman Europe: Prelude to the Battle -- 8. The Battle -- 9. The Horror: Death on the Battlefield -- 10. The Victors' Celebrations -- 11. The Immediate Outcome -- 12. The Meaning of the Battle -- App. 1. How an Archaeological Site Is Formed -- App. 2. Roman Weapons Found at the Kalkriese Battle Site -- App. 3. Museums, Roman Remains, and Archaeological Parks
Control code
000024653599
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
256 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393020281
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)52251165

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