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Gates of fire [sound recording] : an epic novel of the Battle of Thermopylae / Steven Pressfield.

Pressfield, Steven. (Author). Guidall, George. (Narrator). Findaway World, LLC. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Noble County Public Library - West Location AUDIO MP3 PRE (Text) 38131003235420 NCPLW-Audio Book On MP3 player Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781428165458
  • ISBN: 1428165452
  • Physical Description: 1 sound media player (15 hr.) : digital ; 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 cm. + 1 set of earphones + 1 AAA battery.
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, c2007.

Content descriptions

General Note: In container (21 cm.).
Title from player label.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player, manufactured by Findaway World, LLC.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrated by George Guidall.
Summary, etc.: At Thermopylae, a rocky mountain pass in northern Greece, Spartan soldiers stood three hundred strong. Theirs was a suicide mission, to hold the pass against the invading Persian army. Day after day they withstood the terrible onslaught, buying time for the Greeks to rally their forces. Born into a cult of spiritual courage, physical endurance, and unmatched battle skill, the Spartans would be remembered for the greatest military stand in history -- one that would not end until the rocks were awash with blood, leaving only one gravely injured Spartan squire to tell the tale. In Gates of Fire, Steven Pressfield portrays the boldest & bloodiest battle fought by the legendary Spartan Army against the Persian Empire.
System Details Note: Playaway Digital Audio.
Subject: Thermopylae, Battle of, Greece, 480 B.C. > Fiction.
Greece > History > Persian Wars, 500-449 B.C. > Fiction.
Genre: War stories.
Historicl fiction.

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