By Arrian,Diodorus Siculus,Plutarch,Quintus Curtius Rufus,James Romm,Pamela Mensch

ISBN-10: 0872207277

ISBN-13: 9780872207271

ISBN-10: 0872207285

ISBN-13: 9780872207288

Comprising suitable choices from the 4 old writers whose pix of Alexander the nice nonetheless survive--Arrian, Diodorus, Plutarch, and Quintus Curtius--this quantity presents an entire narrative of the real occasions in Alexander's existence. The advent units those works in old context, stretching from the belief of the Peloponnesian struggle via Alexander's conquest of Asia, and gives an overview of Alexander's old value in addition to a survey of the important controversies surrounding his character, goals and intentions. This variation features a timeline, maps, a bibliography, a word list, and an index.

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