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..

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..

The Genius Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 1998-08-05 | Author : N. G. L. Hammond | Publisher : The University of North Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 0807847445
ISBN 13 : 9780807847442

"The Genius of Alexander the Great tells with pace and clarity of style a dynamic tale of a military and administrative genius". Philip A. Stadter, University of North Carolina at ..

Who S Who In The Age Of Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2008-04-15 | Author : Waldemar Heckel | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781405154697
ISBN 13 : 1405154691

This book contains concise biographies of over 800 individuals known from the literary and epigraphic sources for the age of Alexander. Covers significant figures, ranging from lea..

Alexander The Great

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

ISBN 10 : 9781136640049
ISBN 13 : 1136640045

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..

Alexander The Great

Pub Date : 2011-09-19 | Author : Waldemar Heckel | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781444360158
ISBN 13 : 1444360159

Alexander the Great: A New History combines traditional scholarship with contemporary research to offer an innovative treatment of one of history's most famous figures. Written by ..