Item #76578 MARATHON: How One Battle Changed Western Civilization. Richard A. Billows.

MARATHON: How One Battle Changed Western Civilization

Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 2010. Hardcover. Collector's Edition, a volume in The Leather-Bound Library of Military History. The Battle of Marathon in 490 B.C. is generally considered the most decisive event in the struggle between the Greeks and the Persians. In this comprehensive and engrossing treatment, Billows captures the drama of that day 2,500 years ago and the ramifications it has had throughout Western history. Collector's Notes laid in. Octavo. Full red leather binding, with elaborate gilt stamping, three raised bands, moire silk endpapers, and a ribbon marker. A fine copy. Fine. Item #76578

Price: $100.00

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