Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2012-03-12 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136640032
ISBN 13 : 1136640037

This exciting new edition is an indispensable guide for undergraduates to the study of Alexander the Great, showing the problems of the ancient source material, and making it clear..

By The Spear

Pub Date : 2014-06-02 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190213831
ISBN 13 : 0190213833

Alexander the Great, arguably the most exciting figure from antiquity, waged war as a Homeric hero and lived as one, conquering native peoples and territories on a superhuman scale..

Philip Ii Of Macedonia

Pub Date : 2010-02-01 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0300164769
ISBN 13 : 9780300164763

Alexander the Great is probably the most famous ruler of antiquity, and his spectacular conquests are recounted often in books and films. But what of his father, Philip II, who uni..

A Companion To Ancient Macedonia

Pub Date : 2010-12-13 | Author : Joseph Roisman | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781405179362
ISBN 13 : 1405179368

The most comprehensive and up-to-date work available on ancient Macedonian history and material culture, A Companion to Ancient Macedonia is an invaluable reference for students an..

Demosthenes Of Athens And The Fall Of Classical Greece

Pub Date : 2015-10-01 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190263560
ISBN 13 : 0190263563

In this biography---the first written in English for almost a century---Ian Worthington brings the great orator's career vividly to life. He provides a moving narrative of Demosthe..

Ptolemy I

Pub Date : 2016-11-01 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780190202330
ISBN 13 : 0190202335

When Rome defeated the forces of Antony and Cleopatra and annexed Egypt, the rule of the longest-lived of the Hellenistic dynasties and one of the most illustrious in Egyptian hist..

A Companion To Greek Rhetoric

Pub Date : 2010-01-11 | Author : Ian Worthington | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444334142
ISBN 13 : 144433414X

This complete guide to ancient Greek rhetoric is exceptional both in its chronological range and the breadth of topics it covers. Traces the rise of rhetoric and its uses from Home..