The Young Carthaginian

The regular Carthaginian horse and foot formed but a very small portion of the armies of the republic. They were a corps d'elite, composed entirely of young men of the aristocratic families of Carthage, on whom it was considered as ...

Author: G. A. Henty

Publisher: DigiCat

ISBN: EAN:8596547311393

Category: Fiction

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'The Young Carthaginian' is a novel centering on Hannibal's reign as Carthage's general. The protagonist of the book is his cousin: Malchus, who is serving as a soldier in the Carthaginian military. Throughout this novel, readers see the toll the various war campaigns the nation engages impact both the conquered and the conqueror.
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The Young Carthaginian A Story of The Times of Hannibal

The captain was much surprised at the appearance in Corinth of a young Carthaginian evidently of high rank, but he was too well satisfied at the bargain he had made to ask any questions. An hour later the mooring ropes were cast off, ...

Author: George Henty

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 9785041707774

Category: Fiction

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The Young Carthaginian

You have acted very wisely and well , my son , ” Hamilcar said , “ and Carthage owes you the life of our beloved Hannibal . You indeed reasoned with great wisdom and forethought . Had you informed us of what you had discovered we should ...

Author: George Alfred Henty

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082547567

Category: Punic wars

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The Young Carthaginian Or A Struggle for Empire

BLACKIE AND SON'S BOOKS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE . 5 BY G. A. HENTY . “ Surely Mr. Henty should understand boys ' tastes better than any man living , " -The Times . THE YOUNG CARTHAGINIAN : A Story of the Times of Hannibal . By G. A. Henty .

Author: George Alfred Henty

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ISBN: UOM:39015073480629

Category: Carthage (Extinct city)

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The Punic Wars began as a struggle for empire and afterwards for existence on the part of Carthage. Hannibal was a great and skillful general who defeated the Romans at Trebia, Lake Trasimenus, and Cannae and all but took Rome.
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The Young Carthaginian

The Punic Wars began as a struggle for empire and afterwards for existence on the part of Carthage. Hannibal was a great and skillful general who defeated the Romans at Trebia, Lake Trasimenus, and Cannae and all but took Rome.

Author: George Alfred Henty

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ISBN: NYPL:33433082306063

Category: Adventure stories

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The Comedies of Plautus

PENULUS ; THE YOUNG CARTHAGINIAN ' . THE ACROSTIC ARGUMENT . [ Supposed to have been written by Priscian the Grammarian . ] A BOY ( Puer ) , seven years old , is stolen at Carthage . An old man , a hater ( Osor ) of women , adopts him ...

Author: Titus Maccius Plautus

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ISBN: MSU:31293101406357

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The Young Carthaginian

Included in this edition are geographical, historical, and explanatory footnotes which will help the modern reader to savor this G.A. Henty classic.

Author: G. A. Henty

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 1449906052

Category: Fiction

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The year is 218 B.C. and Rome and Carthage are locked in a life-or-death struggle for control of the ancient world. Join a fictional young Carthaginian noble, named Malchus, as he travels with the famous General Hannibal across the Alps and into Italy, the heartland of the Roman republic. Set against the backdrop of the Second Punic War, The Young Carthaginian is a wonderful mix of adventure and history which makes for excellent reading for older boys and adults. During this adventure you will learn why Hannibal was a great leader and why Rome ultimately won the struggle in spite of Hannibal's genius. Included in this edition are geographical, historical, and explanatory footnotes which will help the modern reader to savor this G.A. Henty classic.
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Comedies

PENULUS ; THE YOUNG CARTHAGINIAN . THE ACROSTIC ARGUMENT . [ Supposed to have been written by Priscian the Grammarian . ) A BOY ( Puer ) , seven years old , is stolen at Carthage . An old man , a hater ( Osco ) of woinen , adopts him ...

Author: Titus Maccius Plautus

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ISBN: NWU:35556023341662

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