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Fri Mar 21 17:15:24 2014 UTClccn-n810706750.06Oh, king, live forever /0.330.98Pārsī84647018n 81070675616001Aḥashṿerosh, King of PersiaAḥashṿerosh, King of Persia, 519-465 or 4 B.C.Aḥashṿerosh, King of Persia, 519 B.C.-465 B.C. or 464 B.C.Ahasuerus, King of PersiaAhasuerus, King of Persia, 519-465 or 4 B.C.Ahasuerus, King of Persia, 519 B.C.-465 B.C. or 464 B.C.Assuerus, King of PersiaAssuerus, King of Persia, 519-465 or 4 B.C.Assuerus, King of Persia, 519 B.C.-465 B.C. or 464 B.C.KhshayarshaSerse I, King of PersiaSerse I, King of Persia, 519-465 or 4 B.C.Serse I, King of Persia, 519 B.C.-465 B.C. or 464 B.C.XerxesXerxes, 519-465 or 4 B.C.Xerxes IXerxes I, King of Persia, 519-465 or 4 B.C.Xerxes I, King of the PersiansXerxes the Greatlccn-no2003071670Wenham, David1965-actlccn-nr96043771Headey, Lenaactlccn-no2006070886Bates, Tylercmplccn-no2001068312Nunnari, Giannilccn-no2003017455Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )lccn-no2004121054Canton, Marklccn-no2004047824Butler, Gerard1969-actlccn-no2007152132Wisdom, Tom1973-lccn-no2007152127Fassbender, Michael1977-np-mchattie, stephenMcHattie, StephenXerxesIKing of Persia519 B.C.-465 B.C. or 464 B.C.GreeceThermopylae, Battle of (Greece : 480 B.C.)Leonidas,--King of Sparta,Greece--ThermopylaeTacticsIranEsther,--Queen of PersiaMessenian Wars (Greece : 735-460 B.C.)QueensWomen in the BibleJewsBible.--Old TestamentHistory of Biblical eventsMan-woman relationshipsGenocide--Religious aspectsReligious fictionPersian Wars (Greece : 500-449 B.C.)Xerxes--I,--King of Persia,OperasMiddle East--BabyloniaEconomic historyAkkadian languageBible.--EstherArt, Flemish--Themes, motivesWomen--Conduct of lifeArt, Gothic--Themes, motivesNetherlandsChessKings and rulersSalamis, Battle of (Greece : 480 B.C.)Miller, Frank,IncunabulaSmall press booksWashington (State)Marathon, Battle of (Greece : 490 B.C.)Wallace, William,--Sir,Caesar, JuliusHistory, AncientMilitary campaignsCroesus,--King of Lydia,Film adaptationsDramaEgyptJewish orphansOperas--ScoresTurkey--Troy (Extinct city)Achilles (Greek mythology)HomerHelen of Troy (Greek mythology)Siege of Jerusalem (70)1622163216541671173417381751181518531860189419001903190719201925193319621963197419771981198619891991199319951997199820022004200520062007200820092012201311234861794.1GV144221ocn011540175book19620.92JacobusDechado de la vida humana.6936ocn128324935visu20070.19Snyder, Zack300HistoryFictionDramaEpic filmsHistorical filmsWar filmsFilm adaptationsIn the Battle of Thermopylae of 480 BC an alliance of Greek city-states fought the invading Persian army in the mountain pass of Thermopylae. Vastly outnumbered, the Greeks held back the enemy in one of the most famous last stands of history. Persian King Xerxes lead a Army of well over 100,000 men to Greece and was confronted by 300 Spartans, 700 Thespians and other Slave soldiers. Xerxes waited many days for King Leonidas to surrender or withdraw. When the Greeks did not leave, Xerxes was left with no option and he moved forward. The battle lasted for about 3 days and after which all 300 Spartans were killed. The Spartan defeat would not have happened if not for a local shepherd, named Ephialtes, who defected to the Persians and informed Xerxes of a separate path through Thermopylae, which the Persians could use to outflank the Greeks+-+85230346963241052ocn854921812file20050.53Handel, George FridericSerseDrama621ocn017689529book19860.84Graziani, SimonettaI testi mesopotamici datati al regno di Serse (485-465 a.C.)Sources491ocn041932649book19980.79Franke, BirgitAssuerus und Esther am Burgunderhof : zur Rezeption des Buches Esther in den Niederlanden (1450 bis 1530)ArtIllustrations291ocn005247326book19000.13Abbott, JacobHistory of Xerxes the GreatHistoryJuvenile worksBiography261ocn080315813book19630.84Obst, ErnstDer Feldzug des XerxesHistory251ocn020300055book19890.66Spiers, AnnThe Herodotus poemsPoetry182ocn731341983visu20060.16One night with the kingHistoryDramaTells the story of Hadassah, the young Jewish girl who becomes the Biblical Esther, Queen of Persia. Despite her position, Hadassah's life is in danger, as the state has decreed that all Jews will be put to death. Defying warnings to remain silent, however, Hadassah struggles to save her people, evens as she seeks to win the heart of the king171ocn460274859rcrd20090.35Handel, George FridericSerseDrama141ocn031136782book19740.98AeschylusPārsīHistoryDrama134ocn237010230book20040.13Tenney, TommyHadassah : one night with the KingHistoryFictionReligious fictionJews celebrate the story of sweet Esther and evil Haman every Purim+-+328277912571ocn002798187book19770.06Hutchison, Polly AOh, king, live foreverFictionRetells the Biblical story in which Esther saves her people from destruction by risking her own life to plead with her husband, Xerxes, king of Persia71ocn681300473com19030.06Great men and famous deeds62ocn813048602book20040.16Tenney, TommyOne night with the King : a novel of HadassahHistoryFictionChristian fictionReligious fictionA depiction of the ancient story of Esther, from the Bible, where this action-adventure, full of political intrigue and suspense, provides a brand-new perspective on a historical figure+-+762557912541ocn868019317book20130.97Vannicelli, PietroResistenza e intesa : studi sulle guerre persiane in Erodoto41ocn285232055book18940.81Oppert, JProblèmes bibliques : dédiés à Joseph DerenbourgHistoryCriticism, interpretation, etcChronology41ocn858403991visu20120.19300 TroyHistoryDramaFilm adaptationsTroy: In 1193 B.C., Prince Paris, the son of the King of Troy falls in love with Helen, the wife of the king of Sparta, and convinces her to follow him away from her husband, Menelaus, the result is an epic war. The Greeks sail to Troy and lay siege. Achilles, the greatest warrior in all the world, is called in to fight against Troy and give Greece the upper hand. Hector, the eldest son of Priam, King of Troy, and the greatest Trojan warrior embodies the hopes of the people of his city31ocn270559770score17380.93Handel, George FridericXerxes : an opera, as it is perform'd at the King's theatre in the Hay-MarketDrama31ocn035808597book16320.92Cats, JacobThooneel van de mannelicke achtbaerheyt : aen-gewesen in de voor-sprake, tegen-sprake, ende wt-sprake gedaen over de weygeringe van de Koninginne Vasthi, aen de gesanten des Konincx Assuerus : tot verbeteringe van de huys-gebreken deser eeuwePoetry31ocn221712774book19930.47Bradley, PamelaAncient history : HSC course : the life and times of XerxesHistory+-+8523034696324Fri Mar 21 16:02:44 EDT 2014batch15040