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 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..

Brill S Companion To Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2002-12-17 | Author : Joseph Roisman | Publisher : BRILL

ISBN 10 : 9789004217553
ISBN 13 : 900421755X

The book deals with central issues of Alexander’s reign including his depiction in ancient literature and art, his treatment of Greeks, Macedonians, and Asians, the military, pol..

After Alexander

Pub Date : 2013-03-08 | Author : Victor Alonso Troncoso | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 9781782970651
ISBN 13 : 1782970657

When Alexander the Great died in 323 BC without a chosen successor he left behind a huge empire and ushered in a turbulent period, as his generals fought for control of vast territ..

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 : 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 ..