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Connolly, Peter 1935-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 381 publications in 2 languages and 13,965 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Military history  Biography 
Roles: Illustrator, Interviewee, Creator, Collaborator
Classifications: DE59, 937.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peter Connolly
The ancient city : life in classical Athens & Rome by Peter Connolly ( Book )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 2,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recreates the public buildings, temples, shops, and houses of ancient Athens and Rome, providing a window through which to look at the development of the cities and their architecture, and to discuss various aspects of daily life, including religion, food, drama, games, food, culture, and entertainment
Greece and Rome at war by Peter Connolly ( Book )
27 editions published between 1981 and 2012 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This illustrated guide to twelve centuries of military development, drawing from archaeological evidence to provide a detailed account of the weapons and armies of Greece and Rome, covers a period that ranges from 800 B.C. to 450 A.D
Pompeii by Peter Connolly ( Book )
7 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius that destroyed Pompeii in 79 A.D. and the rediscovery and subsequent excavation of this buried city
The legend of Odysseus by Peter Connolly ( Book )
11 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the involvement of Odysseus and the other Greek heroes in the Trojan War and the hardships and adventures endured by Odysseus on his way home from the war. Site reconstructions, photographs, and other archeological evidence depict the civilization of the Greek world at the time of this legendary story
Ancient Greece by Peter Connolly ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the history of the early civilization of Greece, as well as, their architecture, art, sports, poetry, drama, and music
The Roman army by Peter Connolly ( Book )
16 editions published between 1975 and 1990 in English and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the armour, tactics, weaons, and organization of the Roman army during the Macedonian campaign, Caesar's conquest of Europe and the early years of Empire in Rome
Ancient Rome by Peter Connolly ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses what life was like in ancient Rome
The Greeks by Roy E. C Burrell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers the centuries from the Minoans to the breakup of Alexander's empire and the conquest of Greece by Rome
The Greek armies by Peter Connolly ( Book )
18 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in 3 languages and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides a sound and dramatic introduction to all aspects of the Greek armies from the siege of Troy to Alexander the Great. Discusses armour and weapons, tactics and battles, campaigns and marches, sieges and fortifications, conditions and service and famous commanders
The Roman fort by Peter Connolly ( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 1999 in English and held by 513 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes what a typical Roman fort looked like and how many soldiers lived and died to keep the Roman Peace intact
The Greeks by Judith Crosher ( Book )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1985 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes aspects of life in ancient Greece including the theater, government, religion, and domestic life. Also presents a portrait of life in Athens
Tiberius Claudius Maximus : the cavalryman by Peter Connolly ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructs the later career of Tiberius Claudius Maximus, a cavalry officer who served under Trajan during his wars in Central Europe and the Middle East. Military life, strategy, and weaponry of the era are presented in color illustrations and explanatory accompanying text
Tiberius Claudius Maximus : the legionary by Peter Connolly ( Book )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reconstructs the early career of Tiberius Claudius Maximus, a Roman soldier who served under Trajan during his wars in Central Europe and the Middle East. Military life, strategy, and weaponry of the era are presented in color illustrations and explanatory accompanying text
Hannibal and the enemies of Rome by Peter Connolly ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1985 in English and held by 442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the part played by the Etruscans, Samnites, Carthaginians, and Celts in Roman and Italian history. Includes an account of Hannibal's march and much description of the armor and weapons of the period
Oxford first ancient history by Roy E. C Burrell ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the ancient world, from the earliest civilizations of Mesopotamia, Egypt, and China; through the glories of Greece and Rome; to the fall of the Roman empire
The Romans by Roy E. C Burrell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers two thousand years of history from the origins of Rome to the downfall of the Byzantine Empire
The Egyptians by Anne Millard ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduces the civilization of the ancient Egyptians
The Holy Land by Peter Connolly ( Book )
7 editions published between 1983 and 1998 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text, pictures, photographs, and maps present the history of the Jews in Judea from the reign of Herod the Great through the governance of Pontius Pilate to the destruction of the Temple and the siege at Masada
I, Caesar the rise and fall of the Roman Empire ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The public and private lives of six key men who ruled the Roman Empire: Julius Caesar; Augustus; Nero; Hadrian; Constantine; and Justinian. Includes unequaled location footage; unseen images; and careful re-enactments bringing the series to life
A history of the Jewish people in the time of Jesus : from Herod the Great to Masada by Peter Connolly ( Book )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1987 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text, pictures, photographs, and maps present the history of the Jews under Herod and Pontius Pilate, until the destruction of the Temple and the end of Judea
 
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Audience level: 0.11 (from 0.06 for Pompeii / ... to 0.27 for Greece and ...)
Alternative Names
Conolly, Peter, 1935-2012
Konnoly, Pēter 1935-2012
コノリー, ピーター
Languages
English (172)
German (1)
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