Conquest And Empire

Pub Date : 1993-03-26 | Author : A. B. Bosworth | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781107717251
ISBN 13 : 1107717256

This book is an exploration of the process and consequences of the campaigns of Alexander the Great of Macedon (who reigned from 336 to 323 BC), focusing on the effect of his monar..

Peoples And Empires

Pub Date : 2007-12-18 | Author : Anthony Pagden | Publisher : Modern Library

ISBN 10 : 9780307431592
ISBN 13 : 0307431592

Written by one of the world’s foremost historians of human migration, Peoples and Empires is the story of the great European empires—the Roman, the Spanish, the French, the Bri..

Francisco Pizarro

Pub Date : 2003-08-01 | Author : Fred Ramen | Publisher : The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 082393618X
ISBN 13 : 9780823936182

Recounts the life of the Spanish explorer whose expedition to South America led to the conquest of the Inca empire and the establishment of Spanish rule in the Andean region...

Francisco Pizarro And The Conquest Of The Inca

Pub Date : 2009-01-01 | Author : Shane Mountjoy | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438102429
ISBN 13 : 1438102429

In 1531, Pizarro led a small but well-trained army along the Pacific coast of the unexplored South America. With less than 200 men, he conquered the Inca Empire, which ruled what i..

Heroes Of Empire

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Edward Berenson | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 9780520234277
ISBN 13 : 0520234278

Examines, through the lives of five important English and French figures, the history of the exploration and colonization of Africa between 1870 and 1914, and the role the mass med..