Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2004-01-09 | Author : Waldemar Heckel | Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN 10 : 0631228217
ISBN 13 : 9780631228219

This source book presents new translations of the most important ancient writings on the life and legacy of Alexander the Great. Provides comprehensive coverage of Alexander, from ..

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..

Sources For Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2007-08-13 | Author : N. G. L. Hammond | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780521714716
ISBN 13 : 0521714710

Plutarch and Arrian have contributed more than any other ancient authors to our picture of Alexander the Great, but since they wrote four or more centuries after his death the valu..

Ancient Greece From Homer To Alexander

Pub Date : 2011-07-12 | Author : Joseph Roisman | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781405127752
ISBN 13 : 1405127759

With fresh, new translations and extensive introductions and annotations, this sourcebook provides an inclusive and integrated view of Greek history, from Homer to Alexander the Gr..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2009-01-01 | Author : Katie Marsico | Publisher : ABDO

ISBN 10 : 1604535202
ISBN 13 : 9781604535204

Examines the life of Alexander the Great, including his childhood, education, rise to power, major conquests, and untimely death at age thirty-two...

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 : 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 ..