Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Hugh Bowden | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780198706151
ISBN 13 : 0198706154

In 336 BC Alexander the Great became king of Macedon. During his twelve-year reign he conquered the Achaemenid Persian Empire, the largest to have yet existed, and in the process h..

Alexander The Great A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2014-07-24 | Author : Hugh Bowden | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191016363
ISBN 13 : 0191016365

Alexander the Great became king of Macedon in 336 BC, when he was only 20 years old, and died at the age of 32, twelve years later. During his reign he conquered the Achaemenid Per..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Hugh Bowden | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0191780022
ISBN 13 : 9780191780028

In 336 BC Alexander the Great became king of Macedon. During his twelve year reign he conquered the Achaemenid Persian Empire, the largest to have yet existed, and in the process h..

Babylonia A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2016-09-14 | Author : Trevor Bryce | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780191039942
ISBN 13 : 0191039942

The history of Ancient Babylonia in ancient Mesopatamia is epic. After playing host to three great empires, the Hammurabic and Kassite empires, and the Neo-Babylonian Empire ruled ..

Geopolitics A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2014-06-26 | Author : Klaus Dodds | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191664472
ISBN 13 : 0191664472

Geopolitics is a way of looking at the world: one that considers the links between political power, geography, and cultural diversity. In certain places such as Iraq, Lebanon, or I..

Judaism A Very Short Introduction

Pub Date : 2014-08-28 | Author : Norman Solomon | Publisher : OUP Oxford

ISBN 10 : 9780191511073
ISBN 13 : 0191511072

Normon Solomon's succinct book is an ideal introduction to Judaism as a religion and way of life. Demonstrating the diverse nature and ethnic origin of those with the Jewish faith,..