Great Empires jellemzők

Experience what life was like when pharaohs erected the majestic pyramids... when Hannibal commanded Carthage's 40,000 troops... when Charlemagne was crowned Holy Roman Emperor... and when the drive to conquer defined the destiny of leaders and the lives of ordinary people.
Much of human history is destined to be forgotten -but thousands of years have not erased the epic stories of the great empires of the world. Great Empires: An Illustrated Atlas sweeps through the ages, uncovering the secrets of dynasties from the dawn of human civilization to the 20th century and tracing the path of power around the globe and across the centuries.
Each chapter of Great Empires delves into the times, places, and historical forees that gave rise to legendary warriors, charismatic kings, and lasting dynastic. (...)