Author: George Friedman
Publisher: Anchor Books
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Political Science
A founder of a leading private intelligence company offers a geopolitical, inside analysis of the truth about America's true foreign policy in Afghanistan, Iraq, and other locations around the world, examining covert and overt efforts in the global war against terrorism, the unreported factors that led to the invasion of Iraq, and other important events. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.
From gladiators fighting in the Colosseum, a bustling Roman army camp filled with soldiers, an extravagant banquet in a senator's house, to domestic scenes of Romans going about their daily business, this book provides scenes from Ancient Roman times to fill with stickers.
Discover what made the Roman Army such a force to be reckoned with. Find out how legionaries were trained and how the army was organized, and the weapons, armour and tactics of the world?s first superpower. Illustrated with dramatic photographs, maps, diagrams of battle plans and virtual reality models.
A handy guide for would-be time-travellers planning a trip back to Ancient Greece A Visitor's Guide to Ancient Greece is full of fascinating historical information about interesting tourist attractions, important festivals and the fashions and customs of ancient Greece. Written in an amusing style with a guide to the best villas, hotels and markets, this book also includes internet links which help readers to access the best online resources about Ancient Greece.
Discover the exciting world of ancient Rome in this activity book. You can make a model catapult and a fighting gladiator just by following the simple steps. You can also find out how to make a Roman soldier's sword and shield, an emperor's wreath and how to put on a toga.