Beginning in ancient Spain, where Hannibal’s father had carved out a Carthaginian empire, this novel traces the origins of the War of Carthage, the opening. Available now at – ISBN: – Paperback – Zeta ( Bolsillo) – – Book Condition: New – Never used!. Anibal: El Orgullo de Cartago by David Anthony Durham at – ISBN – ISBN – Ediciones B –

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We’re talking thousands of years removed from Hannibal’s life. Of course, I can’t read a word of ortullo, but I’m hoping that he had kind things to say. I don’t mean reviews for a particular book although that’s going to be cool, too.

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And no, I don’t have any reason to believe the pharaohs were from Southern tribes or that they flew above the pyramids. Could be Velvet Revolver. I’m going to write now But that leads to the second milestone I think people that read the book understand that, but the statement has to work for people that have not read the book also. You can sample it here yourself if you’re interested. My wife tells me things. This means that Mexicans read little. Getting this book from Sweden seems to suggest it is possible.

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. At the moment I’m engaged in other projects, but it’s quite possible I will return to historical subjects in the future.

Sorry, out of stock. Nobody else will either. These vocal proponents on either side are mostly just folks from the general public. No, I don’t support cartaho “black or white” Hannibal. Hannibal Marches On Romania? But hey, the book is like six months away from publication. For example, how would B feel about Hannibal looking like someone from Somalia, or Ethiopia, or India? More seriously, I’ve never claimed – in fiction or otherwise – that Hannibal was a “southern African”.


I get to wondering what people in those foreign countries think of it, so I go a looking online. La Gringa tells me things. There is ample documentation available that attests to this, up to and including DNA evidence that clearly links the Carthaginians to the modern inhabitants of present day Lebanon. I include them all.

Anibal: El Orgullo de Cartago

I frankly have to say that comment leaves a great deal to be desired; a more correct and less inflammatory description of those horrible wars would have called them a gargantuan struggle between the two pre-eminent Mediterranean powers of the time, as both countries were along the Mediterranean coast.

It’s well out of my hands, and it does make for a dramatic image. But mingling of Barca family with some sub-saharan Africans is also possible This is never more true in my case than with anything to do with Hannibal and Pride of Carthage. But few people would call me anything but black if they saw me walking down an American street.

What the Romans did to Carthage and the Carthaginians may be horrific by our standards, but not terribly unusual in antiquity. I don’t think that Caucasian is what he means at orgul,o.


Hannibal did not sacrifice children. Library Journal was good to Pride of Carthage.

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I was chuffed to have been invited and really looking forward to it. It can’t be explained in a sentence, that’s for sure. He wrote to say that he enjoyed Pride of Carthageand that it was the only fictional source about Hannibal that he consulted along with many non-fiction sources when he was researching Hannibal for a comic project. I don’t recall ever reading an account of who Hannibal’s mother had been, other than a vague mention that the Barcas were an established aristocratic Carthaginian family.

Oh, yikes, scathing, huh? But I like the way the book looks and feels in the hand. As the reason for their extermination, or as the excuse proffered to explain it?

He tricked Rome into declaring war on him in a manner that betrayed their imperialist aspirations. But I’m not bothered. Pilot said this was weird, never happened to him before, but it made for a delay of about an hour and aniball half, which meant I missed my next flight. Positives above the negatives? It wasn’t a literary night in Hollywood, or maybe everyone interested in books went to see somebody else.