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Alexander the Great

Author: Krzysztof Nawotka
Publisher: Newcastle : Cambridge Scholars, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is possibly the most comprehensive biography of Alexander on the market. It presents his story strictly on the basis of ancient sources, making use as much as possible of contemporary Greek inscriptions, coins, and of non-western evidence (Babylonian tablets, Egyptian papyri, Bactrian parchments). The latter in particular change our understanding of how the Achaemenid state was run and how the Macedonian  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Named Person: Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Krzysztof Nawotka
ISBN: 9781443818117 1443818119
OCLC Number: 643805443
Description: 1 online resource (435 pages)
Contents: PREFACE --
CHAPTER I --
CHAPTER II --
CHAPTER III --
CHAPTER IV --
CHAPTER V --
CHAPTER VI --
CHAPTER VII --
CHAPTER VIII --
BIBLIOGRAPHY --
INDEX.
Responsibility: Nawotka Krzysztof.

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