Creating A Hellenistic World

Pub Date : 2010-12-31 | Author : Andrew Erskine | Publisher : ISD LLC

ISBN 10 : 9781910589243
ISBN 13 : 1910589241

Alexander's conquest of the Persian empire had far-reaching impact, in space and time. Much of the territory that he seized would remain under the control of Macedonian kings until..

Ancient Egypt

Pub Date : 2014-06 | Author : Alan B. Lloyd | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199286195
ISBN 13 : 0199286191

In Ancient Egypt: State and Society, Alan B. Lloyd attempts to define, analyse, and evaluate the institutional and ideological systems which empowered and sustained one of the most..

A Companion To Ancient Egypt

Pub Date : 2010-05-06 | Author : Alan B. Lloyd | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444320060
ISBN 13 : 1444320068

This companion provides the very latest accounts of the major and current aspects of Egyptology by leading scholars. Delivered in a highly readable style and extensively illustrate..

The Politics Of Pessimism In Ecclesiastes

Pub Date : 2012-02-27 | Author : Mark R. Sneed | Publisher : Society of Biblical Lit

ISBN 10 : 9781589836358
ISBN 13 : 1589836359

Scholars attempt to resolve the problem of the book of Ecclesiastes’ heterodox character in one of two ways, either explaining away the book’s disturbing qualities or radicaliz..

A Companion To The Classical Greek World

Pub Date : 2010-01-11 | Author : Konrad H. Kinzl | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444334128
ISBN 13 : 1444334123

"A Companion to the Classical Greek World" provides scholarly yet accessible new interpretations of Greek history of the Classical period, from the aftermath of the Persian Wars in..