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Cottrell, Leonard

Overview
Works: 269 works in 1,396 publications in 8 languages and 26,938 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Guidebooks  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Contributor, Narrator, Arranger, Other, Author of introduction, 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 )

111 editions published between 1953 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Minoan civilization was a Bronze Age civilization that arose on the island of Crete and flourished from approximately the 27th century BCE to the 15th century BCE. It was rediscovered at the beginning of the 20th century through the work of British archaeologist Arthur Evans."--Wikipedia
The Horizon book of lost worlds by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

20 editions published between 1962 and 1964 in English and French and held by 1,860 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 held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edited by Leonard Cottrell, author of The Lost Pharaohs and other books on ancient history, with contributions from internationally known experts. A concise and compact volume intended for the general reader, with copious photographic plates, many in color. There is a classified list of places and periods for anyone wishing to study in detail an area, topic or period
Life under the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

47 editions published between 1955 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 1,317 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
Lost cities by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

37 editions published between 1957 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 1,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The great invasion by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

45 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in English and held by 973 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
Hannibal, enemy of Rome by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

23 editions published between 1958 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 928 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
Realms of gold : a journey in search of the Mycenaeans by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

7 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

60 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in English and Russian and held by 876 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
Land of the Pharaohs by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

8 editions published between 1960 and 1968 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in Egypt during the 18th dynasty and the days of the boy Pharaoh Tutenkhamun. Grades 5-7
A guide to Roman Britain by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

5 editions published in 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anvil of civilization by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

31 editions published between 1948 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mentor books, MD197
Reading the past; the story of deciphering ancient languages by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1977 in English and held by 678 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 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 676 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 Two Rivers by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

31 editions published between 1962 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 629 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 )

46 editions published between 1950 and 1995 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study and history of Egyptian archaeology
The mountains of Pharaoh by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

11 editions published between 1956 and 1975 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Tiger of Chʻin : the dramatic emergence of China as a nation by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

7 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt by Leonard Cottrell( Book )

21 editions published between 1964 and 1977 in 4 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated tour of the classic historic monuments and familiar city sights of modern Egypt
 
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Alternative Names
Cottrell, Eric Leonard 1913-1974

Cottrell Leanard

Cottrell Leonard Eric

Cottrell, Leonard Eric 1913-1974

Kotrelas L.

Kotrelas Leonardas

Kotrell, Leonard.

Leonard Cottrell écrivain britannique

Leonard Cottrell escriptor britànic

Leonard Cottrell escritor británico

Leonard Cottrell journalist och författare

Котрелл, Л. (Леонард)

Котрелл Леонард

לאונרד קוטרל סופר בריטי

קוטרל, לאונרד 1913-1974

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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