The Treasures Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2016-03-30 | Author : Frank L. Holt | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199950966
ISBN 13 : 0199950962

War, the most profitable economic activity in the ancient world, transferred wealth from the vanquished to the victor. Invasions, sieges, massacres, annexations, and mass deportati..

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

Pub Date : 2012-09-28 | Author : Thomas R. Martin | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521767484
ISBN 13 : 0521767482

This book explains what made Alexander 'Great' according to the people and expectations of his time and place...

Art In The Era Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2010-08-30 | Author : Ada Cohen | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521769044
ISBN 13 : 0521769043

"Simultaneously historical and thematic, this book studies an important period in Greek art, the late Classical and earely Hellenistic, especially the reigns of Philip II, his famo..

Alexander The Great In Fact And Fiction

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : A. B. Bosworth | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : 0199252750
ISBN 13 : 9780199252756

'For those whose interest in Alexander has been stirred, as well as for students of the period, this collection must become compulsory reading.' -Contemporary ReviewProfessor Boswo..

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..