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The Hellenistic Period
Language: un
Pages: 352
Authors: Roger S. Bagnall, Peter Derow
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-15 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This book presents in translation 175 of the most revealingdocuments that have survived on stone and papyrus from theHellenistic period. Presents over 150 sources in translation. Captures the political, social, economic and religious dynamismof the Hellenistic kingdoms and cities. Covers the entire Hellenistic world, with extensive coverage ofthe Ptolemaic kingdom.
A History of the Hellenistic World
Language: un
Pages: 368
Authors: R. Malcolm Errington
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-26 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A History of the Hellenistic World provides an engaging look at the Macedonian monarchies in the period following the reign of Alexander the Great, and examines their impact on the Greek world. Offers a clearly organized narrative with particular emphasis on state and governmental structures Makes extensive use of inscriptions
The Hellenistic Age
Language: un
Pages: 199
Authors: Peter Green
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Modern Library Classics

Covering three centuries of history, from the age of Alexander the Great to the rise of Rome, an engaging study of the Hellenistic period traces the influence of Greek culture on the ancient world with the establishment of Alexander's empire, the development of new political dynasties in the wake of
The Oxford History of Greece and the Hellenistic World
Language: un
Pages: 520
Authors: John Boardman, Jasper Griffin, Oswyn Murray
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

"First published 1986 ... in The Oxford history of the classical world"--T.p. verso.
The Hellenistic World from Alexander to the Roman Conquest
Language: un
Pages: 656
Authors: M. M. Austin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-07-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The Hellenistic period began with the considerable expansion of the Greek world through the Macedonian conquest of the Persian empire and ended with Rome becoming the predominant political force in that world. This new and enlarged edition of Michel Austin's seminal work provides a panoramic view of this world through