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Rawlinson, George 1812-1902

Overview
Works: 652 works in 2,366 publications in 2 languages and 25,116 library holdings
Genres: History  Autobiographies  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Sources  Software 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Creator, Other, Adapter, tra
Classifications: D58, 930
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Most widely held works by George Rawlinson
The history of Herodotus by Herodotus( Book )

74 editions published between 1858 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computer version of Herodotus' History, plus DOS applications
The Greek historians. The complete and unabridged historical works of Herodotus by Francis R. B Godolphin( Book )

14 editions published between 1942 and 1999 in English and Spanish and held by 1,459 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Persian wars by Herodotus( Book )

18 editions published between 1942 and 1988 in English and held by 1,428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Greco-Persian Wars (also often called the Persian Wars) were a series of conflicts between the Achaemenid Empire of Persia and city-states of the Hellenic world that started in 499 BC and lasted until 449 BC. The collision between the fractious political world of the Greeks and the enormous empire of the Persians began when Cyrus the Great conquered Ionia in 547 BC. Struggling to rule the independent-minded cities of Ionia, the Persians appointed tyrants to rule each of them. This would prove to be the source of much trouble for the Greeks and Persians alike."--Wikipedia
The history of Herodotus ; The history of the Peloponnesian War by Herodotus( Book )

6 editions published between 1912 and 1994 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the History of the Peloponnesian War, Thucydides gives an account of the war as it is happening
The history by Herodotus( Book )

43 editions published between 1862 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 772 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The central theme is the clash between the Persian Empire of King Xerxes and a handful of Greek city states in which the Greeks were against all odds, victorious. The story is set in the ancient world of the Mediterranean and Near Eastern world from Spain to India, and from Ethiopia to central Russia
The sixth great Oriental monarchy; or The geography, history, and antiquities of Parthia, collected and illustrated from ancient and modern sources by George Rawlinson( Book )

38 editions published between 1872 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports; they are trying to find Jack's missing father, William, a church organist who is addicted to being tattooed. But Alice is a mystery, and William can't be found. Even Jack's memories are subject to doubt. Jack Burns goes to schools in Canada and New England, but what shapes him are his relationships with older women. John Irving renders Jack's life as an actor in Hollywood with the same richness of detail and range of emotions he uses to describe the tattoo parlors in those North Sea ports and the reverberating music Jack heard as a child in European churches
The history of Herodotus by Herodotus( Book )

25 editions published between 1910 and 1949 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Histories serves as a record of the ancient traditions, politics, geography, and clashes of various cultures that were known in Western Asia, Northern Africa and Greece at that time. Although not a fully impartial record, it remains one of the West's most important sources regarding these affairs. Moreover, it established the genre and study of history in the Western world
History of Phoenicia by George Rawlinson( )

30 editions published between 1889 and 2011 in English and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histories of Phoenicia or of the Phoenicians were written towards the middle of the present century by Movers and Kenrick. The elaborate work of the former writer collected into five moderate-sized volumes all the notices that classical antiquity had preserved of the religion, history, commerce, art, of this celebrated and interesting nation. Kenrick, making a free use of the stores of knowledge thus accumulated, added to them much information derived from modern research, and was content to give to the world in a single volume of small size, very scantily illustrated, the ascertained results of criticism and inquiry on the subject of the Phoenicians up to his own day
The seventh great oriental monarchy; or, The geography, history, and antiquities of the Sassanian or new Persian empire by George Rawlinson( Book )

28 editions published between 1875 and 1988 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seven great monarchies of the ancient eastern world; or, The history, geography, and antiquities of Chaldaea, Assyria, Babylon, Media, Persia, Parthia, and Sassanian, or the new Persian empire by George Rawlinson( Book )

63 editions published between 1870 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the Greek and Persian War by Herodotus( Book )

10 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moses, his life and times by George Rawlinson( Book )

25 editions published between 1887 and 2010 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt and Babylon from sacred and profane sources by George Rawlinson( Book )

25 editions published between 1885 and 2017 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac and Jacob: their lives and times by George Rawlinson( Book )

24 editions published between 1890 and 2016 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The five great monarchies of the ancient eastern world; or, The history, geography, and antiquities of Chaldaea, Assyria, Babylon, Media, and Persia by George Rawlinson( Book )

30 editions published between 1862 and 1887 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ezra and Nehemiah, their lives and times by George Rawlinson( Book )

31 editions published between 1890 and 2015 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a commentary and analysis of Ezra and Nehemiah, two books of the Old Testament. The Biblical texts and their historical context are explained in great detail
The Kings of Israel and Judah by George Rawlinson( Book )

25 editions published between 1889 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rawlinson chronicles the history surrounding each king, giving account of the politics, warfare, religion, and culture of the reign. With close reference to the Bible throughout, Rawlinson’s study has become an essential part of Old Testament studies and is important tool to aid with the examination of The Books of Kings and Chronicles in particular. In addition to this, Rawlinson provides a close look at the lives of the various kings of Israel and Judah: the events of their reigns; the battles fought; and the effect on the kingdoms of the decisions made by the monarchs
Phœnicia by George Rawlinson( Book )

26 editions published between 1889 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The history of Herodotus ; The history of the Peloponnesian WarThe historyHistory of PhoeniciaThe seven great monarchies of the ancient eastern world; or, The history, geography, and antiquities of Chaldaea, Assyria, Babylon, Media, Persia, Parthia, and Sassanian, or the new Persian empire
Alternative Names
George Rawlinson britischer Historiker und Geistlicher der Kirche von England

George Rawlinson Brits cricketspeler (1812-1902)

George Rawlinson joueur de cricket britannique

George Rawlinson, Ma

George Rawlinson storico inglese

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English (575)

Spanish (5)