Empires Of Ancient Persia

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781438127842
ISBN 13 : 1438127847

For almost 1,200 years, the Persians ruled a territory that stretched from the Black Sea into Central Asia, from India to Egypt and into the fringes of southern Europe. During that..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2006-07-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756518725
ISBN 13 : 9780756518721

Biography of Alexander the Great, king and general, who by his death at age 32 had conquered much of the known world...

Empire Of The Mongols

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Infobase Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781604131635
ISBN 13 : 1604131632

Presents empire's history from its beginnings in the thirteenth century A.D., including its expansion and eventual decline, and provides details on daily life, culture, religion, a..

Marco Polo

Pub Date : 2002-01-01 | Author : Michael Burgan | Publisher : Capstone

ISBN 10 : 0756501806
ISBN 13 : 9780756501808

A biography of the thirteenth-century Venetian explorer whose book about his travels across Asia and work for Kubla Khan helped to launch the Age of Exploration...

In The Footsteps Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Michael Wood | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520231929
ISBN 13 : 9780520231924

The author follows Alexander the Great's 22,000 mile expedition from Greece to India, recreating the epic marches and battles...