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The Ides: Caesar's Murder and the War for Rome

By: Stephen Dando-Collins

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Wiley: February 2010

Seller ID: 17817

ISBN: 0470425237

Condition: New


Unraveling the many mysteries surrounding the murder of Julius CaesarThe assassination of Julius Caesar is one of the most notorious murders in history. Two thousand years after it occurred, many compelling questions remain about his death: Was Brutus the hero and Caesar the villain? Did Caesar bring death on himself by planning to make himself king of Rome? Was Mark Antony aware of the plot, and let it go forward? Who wrote Antony's script after Caesar's death? Using historical evidence to sort out these and other puzzling issues, historian and award-winning author Stephen Dando-Collins ta... View more info

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The Big Break: The Greatest American WWII POW Escape Story Never Told

By: Stephen Dando-Collins

Price: $17.05

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: January 2017

Seller ID: 3615

ISBN: 1250087562

Condition: New


Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 272 p. Contains: Maps. Audience: General/trade. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. With dust jacket. 272 p. Contains: Maps. Audience: General/trade. New condition, ships from Richmond, VA. Order before 2PM EST any business day, we'll ship it same day with FREE tracking. Promise. View more info

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Tycoon's War: How Cornelius Vanderbilt Invaded a Country to Overthrow America's Most Famous Military Adventurer

By: Stephen Dando-Collins

Price: $16.10

Publisher: Da Capo Press: August 2008

Seller ID: 16943

ISBN: 0306816075

Condition: New


When he died in 1877, Cornelius Vanderbilt, founder of the Vanderbilt dynasty, was wealthier than the U.S. Treasury. But he had nearly lost his fortune in 1856, when William Walker, a young Nashville genius, set out to conquer Central America and, in the process, take away Vanderbilt's most profitable shipping business. To win back his empire, Vanderbilt had to win a bloody war involving seven countries."Tycoon's War" tells the story of an epic imperialist duel--a violent battle of capitalist versus idealist, money versus ambition--and a monumental clash of egos that resulted in the deaths ... View more info