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Destroy Carthage!

Alan Lloyd

Destroy Carthage!

the death throes of an ancient culture

by Alan Lloyd

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Published by Souvenir Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Carthage (Extinct city)
    • Subjects:
    • Punic wars.,
    • Carthage (Extinct city) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [184]-186.

      Statementby Alan Lloyd.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG242 .L57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination186 p., [4] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4282820M
      ISBN 100285622358
      LC Control Number78309173

      Carthage was the center or capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis in what is now the Tunis Governorate in ge was widely considered the most important trading hub of the Ancient Mediterranean and was arguably one of the most affluent cities of the classical world.. The city developed from a Phoenician colony Designated: (3rd session).   Inspired by Total War: Rome II, from the bestselling Total War series, Destroy Carthage is the first in an epic series of novels. Not only the tale of one man’s fate, it is also a journey to the core of Roman times, through a world of extraordinary military tactics and political intrigue that Rome’s warriors and citizens used to cheat death.

      Total War Rome: Destroy Carthage: : Gibbins, David: Books. Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your /5(50). Rome had defeated Carthage in the First Punic War which was primarily a series of sea battles which was fought over many years with Rome emerging victorious. The land battles in this war were mainly fought in Sicily. In the Second Punic War, Hanni.

        Destroy Carthage is certainly one of the more convincing and entertaining attempts at companion fiction I've seen and could even entice readers to pick up the Total War: Rome II game to see if they could match - or better - Scipio's achievements."Format: Paperback. Buy Total War Rome: Destroy Carthage Reprint by Gibbins, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(78).


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Total War Rome: Destroy Carthage is an interesting beast, being both a historical novel and a promotional tie-in to SEGA's hit real time strategy game Total War: Rome 2, of which I am definitely a fan (having racked up about 70 hours of playing time so far, and hundreds more on other titles in the Total War series)/5.

“Perhaps the most impressive element of Destroy Carthage is that it finds such a large thread of history that's so accurately able to parallel the action of the game.

the book is, by and large, a political thriller. It also shows Gibbins' attention to detail--he paints a vivid picture of what ancient Roman life would've been like circa /5(38).

“Perhaps the most impressive element of Destroy Carthage is that it finds such a large thread of history that's so accurately able to parallel the action of the game.

the book is, by and large, a political thriller. It also shows Gibbins' attention to detail--he paints a vivid picture of what ancient Roman life would've been like circa /5(78).

Destroy Carthage. book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. For Punic Carthage, glory of the ancient Mediterranean, a metropol /5. “Perhaps the most impressive element of Destroy Carthage is that it finds such a large thread of history that's so accurately able to parallel the action of the game.

the book is, by and large, a political thriller. It also shows Gibbins' attention to detail—he paints a vivid picture of what ancient Roman life would've been like circa 4/4(3). TOTAL WAR ROME: DESTROY CARTHAGE is a self-standing novel, written for readers of historical fiction who may have no knowledge of the Total War games as well as for fans of the games.

The setting in the Third Punic War was a pivotal point in ancient history - there is no higher drama than the events leading up to the Roman destruction of Carthage in BC. Carthage, BC. This is the story of Fabius Petronius Secundus - Roman legionary and centurion - and his rise to power: from his first battle against the Macedonians, that seals the fate of Alexander the Great's Empire, to total war in.

The first book will follow the rise of Fabius Petronius Secundus, a fictional Roman legionary and centurion whose life closely shadows that of Scipio Africanus the Younger, conqueror of Carthage in BC." --Publisher information. Series Title: Total war series, 1.

Other Titles: Total war Rome: destroy Carthage: Responsibility: David Gibbins. Based on Total War: Rome II, the bestselling game, Destroy Carthage is the first in an epic series of novels. It is not only the tale of one man's fate, but is also a journey to the core of Roman times, through the world of extraordinary military tactics and political intrigue that Rome's warriors and citizens used to cheat death/5(50).

Inspired by Total War: Rome II, the bestselling Total War series, Destroy Carthage is the first in an epic series of novels from David Gibbins. Not only the tale of one man's fate, it is also a journey to the core of Roman times, through the world of extraordinary military tactics and political intrigue that Rome's warriors and citizens used to.

“Perhaps the most impressive element of Destroy Carthage is that it finds such a large thread of history that's so accurately able to parallel the action of the game.

the book is, by and large, a political thriller. It also shows Gibbins' attention to detail--he paints a vivid picture of what ancient Roman life would've been like circa.

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Inspired by Total War: Rome II, the bestselling Total War series, Destroy Carthage is the first in an epic series of novels. Not only the tale of one man's fate, it is also a journey to the core of Roman times, through the world of extraordinary military tactics and political intrigue that Rome's warriors and citizens used to cheat death."--Pages: Indeed, a disgusting book.

Luckily, I am now reading The Emperors Knives by Anthony bought in An instant hit. Very well written, with a variety of characters. This is how it should be done. In the Simon Scarrow and Richard Blake way.

Oh, yes, that's lacking from the Destroy Carthage book too: humour!/5(49). “Carthage must be destroyed” is the endgame of this novel, but the road to that Roman victory is the true reading enjoyment.

Pub Date: Sept. 3rd, ISBN: Inspired by Total War: Rome II, from the bestselling Total War series, Destroy Carthage is the first in an epic series of novels. Not only the tale of one man’s fate, it is also a journey to the core of Roman times, through a world of extraordinary military tactics and political intrigue that Rome’s warriors and citizens used to cheat death/5(79).

In every speech he made to the Senate or to the assemblies, no matter what the subject, he would end it with the words “Ceterum censeo Carthaginem esse delendam”-“And furthermore I think that Carthage must be destroyed.” Carthage did not pose a military threat to Rome, but it was an economic rival.

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