Alexander The Great Failure

Pub Date : 2009-08-11 | Author : John D Grainger | Publisher : A&C Black

ISBN 10 : 9780826443946
ISBN 13 : 082644394X

In this authoritative book John Grainger explores the foundations of Alexander's empire and why it did not survive after his untimely death in 323 BC...

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Psychology Press

ISBN 10 : 0415291879
ISBN 13 : 9780415291873

This exciting new volume includes a selection of the most significant and representative published articles and chapters about Alexander and covers all the main areas of debate and..

The Rise Of The Seleukid Empire 323 223 Bc

Pub Date : 2014-08-06 | Author : John D. Grainger | Publisher : Pen and Sword

ISBN 10 : 9781473838604
ISBN 13 : 1473838606

The Seleukid kingdom was the largest state in the world for a century and more between Alexander's death and the rise of Rome. It was ruled for all that time by a succession of abl..

The Cities Of Seleukid Syria

Pub Date : 1990 | Author : John D. Grainger | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : UOM:39015017747612
ISBN 13 :

This book is the first detailed study of the foundation, history, government, growth and decline of the cities founded in Syria by Seleukos I in 301BC shortly after the time of Ale..

The Macedonian Empire

Pub Date : 2004-01-01 | Author : James R. Ashley | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 0786419180
ISBN 13 : 9780786419180

The Macedonian Empire lasted only 36 years, beginning with Philip II's assumption of the throne in 359 B.C. and ending with the death of his son Alexander the Great in 323 B.C. In ..