Dividing The Spoils

Pub Date : 2012-10-11 | Author : Robin Waterfield | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199931521
ISBN 13 : 0199931526

"Dividing the spoils" revives the memory of Alexander's Successors, whose fame has been dimmed only because they stand in his enormous shadow. In fact, Alexander left things in a m..

Taken At The Flood

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Robin Waterfield | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199916894
ISBN 13 : 0199916896

Chronicles Rome's policies in the Greek East, which began as self-rule so that the Empire could focus on the Carthaginian menace in the West, but later moved to more direct control..

The Greek Myths

Pub Date : 2012-03-15 | Author : Robin Waterfield | Publisher : Quercus Books

ISBN 10 : 9781743346891
ISBN 13 : 1743346891

The myths told by the Greeks are as important as their history for our understanding of what they believed, thought and felt, and of what they expressed in writing and visual art. ..

La Route De La Soie

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Jacqueline Dauxois | Publisher : Editions du Rocher

ISBN 10 : 2268064999
ISBN 13 : 9782268064994

Dans les forêts du Royaume du Milieu se cache le secret de la soie, le Bombyx Mori, chenille gourmande, ignorante des querelles, conquêtes et massacres qui seront commis pour le ..

Vies Parall Les

Pub Date : 2001 | Author : Plutarch | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 2070737624
ISBN 13 : 9782070737628

Ce grand massif d'écriture, qui a longtemps récapitulé l'histoire de la Grèce et de Rome, nous est restitué ici dans une nouvelle traduction qui lui donne un ton résolument n..