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Cottrell, Leonard

Overview
Works: 195 works in 1,118 publications in 7 languages and 27,171 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Guidebooks  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Contributor, Author of introduction, Arranger, Narrator, Director, Creator
Classifications: CB311, 913.32
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Most widely held works by Leonard Cottrell
The bull of Minos by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

109 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 2,312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om udgravninger i Troja, Mykene og på Kreta
The Horizon book of lost worlds by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

13 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on the ancient civilization of Egypt, Mesopotamia, Sumer, Babylonia, the Indus river, Crete, Mycenae, and Anatolia. Also includes material on the Minoans, Etruscans, Khmers, and Maya
The Concise encyclopedia of archaeology by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

61 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life under the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

46 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and German and held by 1,403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A factual account of life in ancient Egypt as seen in the household of a nobleman, the Vizier Rekhmire, who lived during the reign of Thutmose, III in 1500 B.C. From the wall paintings and inscriptions on Rekhmire's tomb, translations of ancient records and antiquities unearthed by archaeologists the author has created this picture of the civilization of ancient Egypt
The lost Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

56 editions published between 1950 and 2005 in English and held by 1,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book provides a background of fact concerning Egypt's ancient history, the history of archaeological findings and the story of the men whose names are connected with the latter. mance of Egyptian archaeology
Lost cities by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

38 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Noted archaeologist traces the modern discoveries of past civilizations in the Mediterranean, Asia, and Latin America, and recreates their patterns of life and architecture
Hannibal, enemy of Rome by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 1992 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The drama of Hannibal's proposed plan to destroy Rome in 216 B.C. is presented with vividness and authenticity. The hazardous 1000-mile trip made by his army and 34 elephants and the 17 fighting years of the Second Punic War left Hannibal short of his goal, the annihilation of Rome
The great invasion by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

43 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Roman invasion and occupation of Britain from the first reconnaissance by Caesar in 55 B.C. to the final battle at Mons Graupius in 84 A.D. Based on both classic sources and archaeological evidence
Realms of gold : a journey in search of the Mycenaeans by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mountains of Pharaoh by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

32 editions published between 1956 and 1975 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anvil of civilization by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

30 editions published between 1948 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 755 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to Roman Britain by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading the past; the story of deciphering ancient languages by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author tells how three ancient languages- Egyptian Hieroglyphics, Babylonian Cuneiform, and Cretan Linear B. - came to be deciphered
Digs and diggers : a book of world archaeology by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

20 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces archaeologic work around the globe
The quest for Sumer by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

4 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author describes the rediscovery of Sumer in southern Mesopotamia through archeological excavations and through the decoding of the Sumerian language
Land of the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in English and held by 698 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in Egypt during the 18th dynasty and the days of the boy Pharaoh Tutenkhamun. Grades 5-7
Land of the Two Rivers by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

23 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in Spanish and English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The civilizations of Sumer, Babylonia, and Assyria which sprang up along the Tigris and Euphrates rivers in what is now the country of Iraq. Recent archaeological findings are used to help reconstruct the ancient cities and towns and the lives of their inhabitants
Egypt by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

36 editions published between 1960 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated tour of the classic historic monuments and familiar city sights of modern Egypt
The Tiger of Chʻin; the dramatic emergence of China as a nation by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

5 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lady of the two lands: five queens of ancient Egypt by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Cottrell, Eric Leonard 1913-1974

Cottrell, Leonard Eric 1913-1974

Kotrell, Leonard.

Leonard Cottrell British writer

Котрелл, Л. (Леонард)

קוטרל, ליאונארד

קוטרל, ליאונארד, 1913-1974

ليونارد كوتريل، 1913-1974

コットレル, L.

コットレル, レナード

レナード・コットレル イギリスの作家

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Life under the PharaohsThe lost PharaohsHannibal, enemy of Rome