The Resource Cleopatra : a life, Stacy Schiff

Cleopatra : a life, Stacy Schiff

Label
Cleopatra : a life
Title
Cleopatra
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Stacy Schiff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer brings to life the most intriguing woman in the history of the world: Cleopatra, the last queen of Egypt. Though her life spanned fewer than 40 years, it reshaped the contours of the ancient world
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schiff, Stacy
Dewey number
  • 932/.021092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DT92.7
LC item number
.S35 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cleopatra
  • Queens
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Target audience
adult
Label
Cleopatra : a life, Stacy Schiff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-349) and index
Contents
Introduction: That Egyptian woman -- Dead men don't bite -- Cleopatra captures the old man by magic -- The golden age never was the present age -- Man is by nature a political creature -- We must often shift the sails when we wish to arrive in port -- An object of gossip for the whole world -- Illicit affairs and bastard children -- The wickedest woman in history
Control code
16104227
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
viii, 368 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316001922
Lccn
2010006988
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)537308872
Label
Cleopatra : a life, Stacy Schiff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [305]-349) and index
Contents
Introduction: That Egyptian woman -- Dead men don't bite -- Cleopatra captures the old man by magic -- The golden age never was the present age -- Man is by nature a political creature -- We must often shift the sails when we wish to arrive in port -- An object of gossip for the whole world -- Illicit affairs and bastard children -- The wickedest woman in history
Control code
16104227
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
viii, 368 pages, [16] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316001922
Lccn
2010006988
Other physical details
illustrations (mostly color), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)537308872

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