Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2011-09-19 | Author : Waldemar Heckel | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444360158
ISBN 13 : 1444360159

Alexander the Great: A New History combines traditional scholarship with contemporary research to offer an innovative treatment of one of history's most famous figures. Written by ..

Curtius Rufus Histories Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2009-03-12 | Author : Quintus Curtius Rufus | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199557622
ISBN 13 : 0199557624

A translation, with detailed commentary, of Book 10 of Curtius Rufus' Histories, a major Roman source on the end of the reign of Alexander the Great. The Introduction establishes a..

Cities Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 1996-07-18 | Author : P. M. Fraser | Publisher : Clarendon Press

ISBN 10 : 9780191584442
ISBN 13 : 0191584444

The cities founded by Alexander the Great are an essential part of his overall achievements. The problems concerning them, however, are many - and some incapable of solution. This ..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 1998 | Author : Elizabeth Baynham | Publisher : University of Michigan Press

ISBN 10 : 0472108581
ISBN 13 : 9780472108589

The literary tradition surrounding the Macedonian conqueror is rich, contradictory and complex. Much of what we know comes from the history of Quintus Curtius, who wrote a history ..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2009-12-14 | Author : Krzysztof Nawotka | Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781443818117
ISBN 13 : 1443818119

This book is possibly the most comprehensive biography of Alexander in print. It presents his story strictly on the basis of ancient sources, making use as much as possible of cont..