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Cottrell, Leonard

Overview
Works: 200 works in 956 publications in 2 languages and 27,893 library holdings
Genres: History  Dictionaries  Guidebooks  Juvenile works  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Speaker, Author of introduction, Narrator, Arranger, Creator
Classifications: CB311, 913.32
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Most widely held works by Leonard Cottrell
The Horizon book of lost worlds by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
9 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 2,128 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 )
51 editions published between 1960 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,021 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The bull of Minos by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
65 editions published between 1953 and 2003 in English and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life under the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
31 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this book, Leonard Cottrell reconstructs everyday life in the Egypt of 1500 BCE. The central character, a real person whose tomb still exists, is Vizier Rekhmire and it is through him that the reader is taken on a tour of the world of ancient Egypt. Accompany him on his round of official duties, watch the craftsman and the labourer at work, go hunting with his son, watch the surgeon performing an operation, or witness the ritual of 'healing magic'. This book also provides an overview of Egyptian history. It includes the City of the Dead, Thebes and the Valley of the Kings, the building of the pyramids, and important figures and places such as Akhenaten and Amarna."--BOOK JACKET
Lost cities by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
28 editions published between 1957 and 1975 in 3 languages and held by 1,160 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 )
16 editions published between 1960 and 1992 in English and held by 1,043 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 )
37 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 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 in 1963 in English and held by 946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lost Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
38 editions published between 1950 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 881 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
A guide to Roman Britain by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The anvil of civilization by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
14 editions published between 1957 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The quest for Sumer by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Author describes the rediscovery of Sumer in southern Mesopotamia through archeological excavations and through the decoding of the Sumerian language
Reading the past; the story of deciphering ancient languages by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
13 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 753 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 )
17 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Land of the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1960 and 1962 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life in Egypt during the 18th dynasty and the days of the boy Pharaoh Tutenkhamun. Grades 5-7
The Tiger of Chʻin; the dramatic emergence of China as a nation by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
22 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dramatic emergence of China as a nation
Land of the Two Rivers by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1962 and 1968 in English and held by 683 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
The lost Pharaohs; the romance of Egyptian archaeology by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
38 editions published between 1950 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Copies 1 & 2 located in CIRCULATION
The mountains of Pharaoh by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
9 editions published between 1956 and 1975 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady of the two lands: five queens of ancient Egypt by Leonard Cottrell ( Book )
3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
קוטרל, ליאונארד
ليونارد كوتريل، 1913-1974
Languages
English (424)
Spanish (1)
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