Hannibal: Great General of the Ancient World

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Enslow Publishers, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 160 pages
As the son of a great general, a solider at the age of nine, and a sworn enemy of Rome, Hannibal Barca was destined to lead the ancient city of Carthage to greatness. Commanding an army of foot soldiers, cavalry, and elephants, Hannibal waged battle after battle against the Romans in the Second Punic War, inflicting some of the greatest losses experienced by the Roman army. From his early victories and his bold march across the Alps to his final years on the run and the ultimate defeat of Carthage, Karen Clemens Warrick details the life of this incredible leader.

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Contents

Across the Alps
5
Z Hannibals Early Years
15
Hannibal in Command
26
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Who Needs That Nose? is Karen Clemens Warrick's second picture book for young children. She has also written educational books for teachers and biographies and histories for middle-grade students. Writing is Karen's second career. Before she became an author, she taught school for fifteen years. Now she enjoys visiting classrooms as a guest author. She lives with her husband, Jim, and their three dogs in Prescott, Arizona.

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