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The Resource Herod the Great : statesman, visionary, tyrant, Norman Gelb

Herod the Great : statesman, visionary, tyrant, Norman Gelb

Label
Herod the Great : statesman, visionary, tyrant
Title
Herod the Great
Title remainder
statesman, visionary, tyrant
Statement of responsibility
Norman Gelb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While many people are familiar with King Herod's famous (or infamous) mention in the Bible, his life touches on many compelling stories of the ancient world-from Antony and Cleopatra to the Olympics, and from aqueducts to executions. From his early life as an Arab who became King of the Jews to the mass executions he ordered at the time of his death, Herod the Great chronicles the fascinating life of this complicated figure
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gelb, Norman
Dewey number
933/.05092
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DS122.3
LC item number
.G45 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Herod
  • Herod
  • Herodes
  • Jews
  • Jews
Label
Herod the Great : statesman, visionary, tyrant, Norman Gelb
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principal Characters; Timeline; Preface; Introduction; Chapter One: Beginnings; Chapter Two: The Road to Jerusalem; Chapter Three: Securing the Throne; Chapter Four: A New Start; Chapter Five: Cultural Divide; Chapter Six: Palace Intrigue; Chapter Seven: Crisis; Chapter Eight: The End Looms; Chapter Nine: Closure; Chapter Ten: Herod: The Image; Chapter Eleven: Herod's Heirs; Chapter Twelve: The Other Herodians; Afterword; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442210653
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 498923
  • 33133060-3124-439d-9370-440998022cf2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn849928743
  • (OCoLC)849928743
Label
Herod the Great : statesman, visionary, tyrant, Norman Gelb
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Principal Characters; Timeline; Preface; Introduction; Chapter One: Beginnings; Chapter Two: The Road to Jerusalem; Chapter Three: Securing the Throne; Chapter Four: A New Start; Chapter Five: Cultural Divide; Chapter Six: Palace Intrigue; Chapter Seven: Crisis; Chapter Eight: The End Looms; Chapter Nine: Closure; Chapter Ten: Herod: The Image; Chapter Eleven: Herod's Heirs; Chapter Twelve: The Other Herodians; Afterword; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442210653
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 498923
  • 33133060-3124-439d-9370-440998022cf2
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn849928743
  • (OCoLC)849928743

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