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The Resource The lost empire of Atlantis : history's greatest mystery revealed, Gavin Menzies

The lost empire of Atlantis : history's greatest mystery revealed, Gavin Menzies

Label
The lost empire of Atlantis : history's greatest mystery revealed
Title
The lost empire of Atlantis
Title remainder
history's greatest mystery revealed
Statement of responsibility
Gavin Menzies
Title variation
lost empire of Atlantis
Title variation remainder
the secrets of historys most enduring mystery revealed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Through an examination of exciting new documentary and academic research, metallurgy, ancient shipbuilding and navigation techniques, archaeological artifacts, and cutting-edge DNA evidence, Menzies painstakingly uncovers a trading empire that spanned from the Mediterranean, to the Great Lakes in North America, to Kerala in India. He explains the incredible reality behind the legendary civilization described by Plato, as well as its violent disappearance
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Writing style
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10010027
Cataloging source
TXB
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Menzies, Gavin
Dewey number
  • 001.94
  • 938.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN751
LC item number
.M56 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Atlantis (Legendary place)
Target audience
adult
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the secrets of history's most enduring mystery revealed
Label
The lost empire of Atlantis : history's greatest mystery revealed, Gavin Menzies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Discovery. The Minoan civilisation -- Exploration. Voyages to the Near East -- Journeys west -- Examining the heavens -- The reaches of empire -- The legacy -- Timeline -- Epilogue: Plato and Atlantis, the lost paradise
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xviii, 374 p.
Isbn
9780062049483
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn757825367
  • (OCoLC)757825367
  • 210275
Label
The lost empire of Atlantis : history's greatest mystery revealed, Gavin Menzies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Discovery. The Minoan civilisation -- Exploration. Voyages to the Near East -- Journeys west -- Examining the heavens -- The reaches of empire -- The legacy -- Timeline -- Epilogue: Plato and Atlantis, the lost paradise
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xviii, 374 p.
Isbn
9780062049483
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn757825367
  • (OCoLC)757825367
  • 210275

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