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From Cyrus to Alexander : a history of the Persian Empire

Author: Pierre Briant
Publisher: Winona Lake, IN : Eisenbrauns, 2002.
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Genre/Form: History
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Briant, Pierre.
From Cyrus to Alexander.
Winona Lake, IN : Eisenbraun, 2002
(OCoLC)606511255
Online version:
Briant, Pierre.
From Cyrus to Alexander.
Winona Lake, IN : Eisenbraun, 2002
(OCoLC)606860619
Named Person: Achaemenid dynasty; Achaemenid dynasty
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Briant
ISBN: 1575060310 9781575060316 1575061201 9781575061207
OCLC Number: 48474121
Description: xx, 1196 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : on the trail of an empire --
Prologue : the Persians before the Empire --
The empire-builders : from Cyrus to Darius. The land-collectors : Cyrus the Great and Cambyses (559-522) ; The conquest and after : an interim summary ; Trouble, secession, and rebuilding (522-518) ; Darius the Conqueror (520-486) --
The Great King. Images of the world ; Representations of royalty and monarchic ideology ; People and life at court ; The king's men --
Territories, populations, and the dependent economy. Territories, communication, and trade ; Royal assessments and tribute ; Persia : empire and tribute economy ; The king of the lands --
From Xerxes to Darius III : an empire in turmoil. Xerxes the Great King (486-465) ; From the accession of Artaxerxes I to the death of Darius II (465-405/404) ; Artaxerxes II (405/404-359/338) and Artaxerxes III (359/358-338) --
The fourth century and the empire of Darius III in the Achaemenid longue durée : a prospective assessment. Lands, people, and satrapies : taking stock of the Achaemenid world --
The great king, his armies, and his treasures --
The fall of an empire (336-330). Darius and the empire confront Macedonian aggression --
Conclusion : from Nabonidus to Seleucus.
Other Titles: Histoire de l'Empire perse.
Responsibility: Pierre Briant ; translated by Peter T. Daniels.

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