skip to content
The Macedonian Empire : the era of warfare under Philip II and Alexander the Great, 359-323 B.C. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Macedonian Empire : the era of warfare under Philip II and Alexander the Great, 359-323 B.C.

Author: James R Ashley
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

This work first examines the 11 great armies and three great navies of the era, along with some of their operations and logistics.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ashley, James R., 1948-
Macedonian Empire.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland, ©1998
(OCoLC)607029977
Named Person: Philip, King of Macedonia; Alexander, the Great; Philip, King of Macedonia; Alexander, King of Macedonia; Alexander, the Great; Philip, King of Macedonia
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James R Ashley
ISBN: 0786404078 9780786404070
OCLC Number: 37616269
Description: x, 486 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. I. Ancient Warfare. 1. The Armies. 2. Siege Operations. 3. Logistics. 4. Naval Operations --
pt. II. The Reign of Philip II. 5. Campaigns of Philip II --
pt. III. Campaigns of Alexander the Great. 6. Greece. 7. The Western Persian Empire. 8. The Eastern Persian Empire. 9. India. 10. The Southern Persian Empire. 11. Return to Babylon. 12. Arabia. A. Peace of Philocrates --
B. Assassination Attempts Against Alexander --
C. Macedonian Army Mutinies --
D. Hephaestion's Funeral --
E. Mileage of Alexander's Campaigns --
F. Alexander's Income and Expenses --
G. Alexander's Funeral Train --
H. Kings and Satraps --
I. Chronology of the Macedonian Empire.
Responsibility: by James R. Ashley.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"brings together everything known about the military campaigns of Alexander and his father Philip II. Unlike many other histories, [this book] gives ample attention to Phillips generalship"--C&RL Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37616269> # The Macedonian Empire : the era of warfare under Philip II and Alexander the Great, 359-323 B.C.
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "37616269" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ncu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Place/jefferson_n_c> ; # Jefferson, N.C.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1185276> ; # Military leadership
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Topic/oorlogvoering> ; # Oorlogvoering
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208380> ; # Greece.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1020874> ; # Military art and science
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Topic/veroveringen> ; # Veroveringen
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353599> ; # Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/262339539> ; # King of Macedonia Philip II
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/938.07/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Place/greece> ; # Greece
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/101353608> ; # the Great Alexander
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Place/makedonien_altertum> ; # Makedonien (Altertum)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242198> ; # Europe--Macedonia.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Place/macedonia> ; # Macedonia
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Person/alexander_iii_king_of_macedonia> ; # King of Macedonia Alexander III
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Topic/military_art_and_science_greece> ; # Military art and science--Greece
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Topic/kriegfuhrung> ; # Kriegführung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Event/to_168_b_c> ; # To 168 B.C.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Topic/geschichte_359_v_chr_323_v_chr> ; # Geschichte 359 v. Chr.-323 v. Chr
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1998" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/5183469> ; # James R. Ashley
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/837002946> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607029977> ;
    schema:name "The Macedonian Empire : the era of warfare under Philip II and Alexander the Great, 359-323 B.C."@en ;
    schema:productID "37616269" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37616269#PublicationEvent/jefferson_n_c_mcfarland_1998> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Agent/mcfarland> ; # McFarland
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786404070> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9901682> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37616269> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Person/alexander_iii_king_of_macedonia> # King of Macedonia Alexander III
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:givenName "Alexander" ;
    schema:name "King of Macedonia Alexander III" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Place/jefferson_n_c> # Jefferson, N.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Jefferson, N.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Place/makedonien_altertum> # Makedonien (Altertum)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Makedonien (Altertum)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/837002946#Topic/geschichte_359_v_chr_323_v_chr> # Geschichte 359 v. Chr.-323 v. Chr
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Geschichte 359 v. Chr.-323 v. Chr"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1020874> # Military art and science
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military art and science"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1185276> # Military leadership
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military leadership"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1208380> # Greece.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Greece." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1242198> # Europe--Macedonia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Europe--Macedonia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1353599> # Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/101353608> # the Great Alexander
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "356 B.C." ;
    schema:deathDate "323 BC" ;
    schema:givenName "Alexander" ;
    schema:name "the Great Alexander" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/262339539> # King of Macedonia Philip II
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "382" ;
    schema:birthDate "382 B.C." ;
    schema:deathDate "336 BC" ;
    schema:givenName "Philip" ;
    schema:name "King of Macedonia Philip II" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/5183469> # James R. Ashley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1948" ;
    schema:familyName "Ashley" ;
    schema:givenName "James R." ;
    schema:name "James R. Ashley" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780786404070>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0786404078" ;
    schema:isbn "9780786404070" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607029977>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Macedonian Empire." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37616269> ; # The Macedonian Empire : the era of warfare under Philip II and Alexander the Great, 359-323 B.C.
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37616269>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37616269> ; # The Macedonian Empire : the era of warfare under Philip II and Alexander the Great, 359-323 B.C.
    schema:dateModified "2015-03-19" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.