Alexander The Great And His Empire

Pub Date : 2012-03-01 | Author : Pierre Briant | Publisher : Princeton University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780691154459
ISBN 13 : 0691154457

This is the first publication in English of Pierre Briant's classic short history of Alexander the Great's conquest of the Persian empire, from the Mediterranean to Central Asia. E..

Darius In The Shadow Of Alexander

Pub Date : 2015-01-05 | Author : Pierre Briant | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780674493094
ISBN 13 : 0674493095

Darius III ruled over the Persian Empire and was the most powerful king of his time, yet he remains obscure. In the first book devoted to the historical memory of Darius III, Pierr..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 1996 | Author : Pierre Briant | Publisher : Thameshuds

ISBN 10 : 0500300704
ISBN 13 : 9780500300701

In the spring of 334 B.C., the 22-year-old King Alexander of Macedon led an army of 50,000 men on the most ambitious conquest of ancient times. This is a straightforward account of..

Alexandre Le Grand

Pub Date : 2016-04-06 | Author : Pierre Briant | Publisher : Presses Universitaires de France

ISBN 10 : 9782130749981
ISBN 13 : 2130749984

Ce livre n’est pas une biographie d’Alexandre le Grand (356-323 av. J.-C.), figure historique célèbre pour ses conquêtes et l’empire qu’il parvint à édifier. À traver..

The First European

Pub Date : 2017-01-02 | Author : Pierre Briant | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780674659667
ISBN 13 : 067465966X

Enlightenment thinkers, searching for ancient models to understand contemporary affairs, were the first to critically interpret Alexander the Great s achievements. As Pierre Briant..