What was it like to live in one of the ancient world's most powerful and bustling cities - one that was eight times more densely populated than modern day New York? In this entertaining, enlightening guide, bestselling historian Philip Matyszak introduces us to the people who lived and worked in Anc..
An enlightening account by a soldier reveals his thoughts and theories on armored warfare and motorized land battle, which he then put in action to devastating effect during World War Two. Guderian's treatise on the importance of tank development, and on modern mechanized technology, shows exactly w..
The myth of the Amazons comes from Ancient Greece. The ethnographic data on these equestrian warlike women influenced the Greco-Roman philosophy; went to the Islamic and Christian world, and reached the New World, where a river honors these female beings. / El mito de las amazonas surgió en Grecia ..
Beyond myths or legends, this book demonstrates, through a rigorous study of history, archeology, and toponymy, that there are enough grounds to claim that there were important kingdoms in the Western world since ancient times which were called Atlantis. / En este libro encontraremos dónde se halla..
In this Atlas, the philosopher Heleno Saña makes a brilliant synthesis of universal thought that will allow you to go on a journey through centuries of human thinking with a clear, simple and concise language. / Conocer la historia de la filosofía y de los filósofos resulta apasionante. Este Atlas ..
This introduction to Islamic philosophy aims to offer the readers, as a reflection, some critical tools in order to delve into the development of Islam from its earliest beginnings, dismantling fallacious clichés and offering an enriching and well-founded cultural vision. / Esta introducción a la f..
In recent years, no History of Spain has been published in a single volume that serves as a reading for the general public and, at the same time, as a manual for students. With the desire to seek the truth, this work appears in which the authors reflect on all the events in which Spain has starred. ..
A profound and profoundly important book; a moving personal detective story, an uncovering of secret pasts, and a book that explores the creation and development of world-changing legal concepts that came about as a result of the unprecedented atrocities of Hitler’s Third Reich. / Entre la memoria ..
Readers can see for themselves the evidence of blood and tears shed by millions of deportees. Death camps, torture, and slavery are among the horrible acts committed. These eloquent pages of horror and death put an end to the trilogy that Miguel del Rey and Carlos Canales have devoted to the violent..
The psychological prowess of snipers makes them among the most valuable soldiers. Many people are rightfully fearful of their ability to find and kill their victims with a cold, calculating precision. This book delves into the history, tactics, and personality of snipers from different eras. / A ..
Lost Civilizations. The Mystery of its History and Archeology
There are indications that the past of humanity is much richer and more recondite than we know so far. That is why it is worth investigating whether the possibility of civilizations prior to the known history can be reasonably defended. / Desde la Gran Pirámide, los continentes sumergidos, los mist..
Soon after the death of Che Guevara, the revolutionary Argentinean artist Carlos Alonso painted a picture that represented the figure of Christ with a gun on his shoulder. This image soon became an artistic symbol of the revolutionary fighter, the guerrilla who, rifle in hand, combats violence and t..