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..

Three Historians Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2007-05-31 | Author : N. G. L. Hammond | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521036534
ISBN 13 : 9780521036535

Our knowledge of Alexander the Great is derived from the widely varying accounts of five authors who wrote three and more centuries after his death. The value of each account can b..

A History Of Macedonia 336 167 B C

Pub Date : 1972 | Author : Nicholas Geoffrey Lemprière Hammond | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 0198148151
ISBN 13 : 9780198148159

Examines archaeological evidence to illuminate the origins, evolution, and achievements of Macedonia..

The Macedonian State

Pub Date : 1989 | Author : Nicholas Geoffrey Lemprière Hammond | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : UVA:X001666447
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In 338 BC Philip II of Macedon established Macedonian rule over Greece; he was succeeded in 336 by his son Alexander the Great, whose conquests in the twelve years that followed re..

A History Of Greece To 322 B C

Pub Date : 1986 | Author : Nicholas Geoffrey Lemprière Hammond | Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN 10 : 0198730950
ISBN 13 : 9780198730958

Traces the history of ancient Greece from political, social, military, and economic perspectives and discusses the development of the Greek culture..

Philip Of Macedon

Pub Date : 1994-06-01 | Author : Nicholas Geoffrey Lemprière Hammond | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : UOM:39076001769855
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Philip of Macedon was one of the extraordinary figures of antiquity. Inheriting a kingdom near collapse, he left to his son Alexander the strongest state in Eastern Europe. He deve..