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The Resource Cleopatra : a life, by Stacy Schiff

Cleopatra : a life, by Stacy Schiff

Label
Cleopatra : a life
Title
Cleopatra
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
by 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
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cleopatra
  • Queens
  • Egypt
  • Egypt
Label
Cleopatra : a life, by Stacy Schiff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
537308872
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 368 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316001922
Lccn
2010006988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Label
Cleopatra : a life, by Stacy Schiff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
537308872
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 368 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316001922
Lccn
2010006988
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps

Library Locations

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