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Polybius and his world : essays in memory of F.W. Walbank

Author: F W Walbank; Bruce Gibson; Thomas Harrison
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'Polybius and his World' honours Walbank's achievements by bringing together scholars in Hellenistic historiography and history. It re-examines a number of central Polybian themes Polybius' position between Greece and Rome, his account of the Roman constitution and the relationship of his work with Xenophon, Phylarchus and more.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: Polybius.; Polybius.
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: F W Walbank; Bruce Gibson; Thomas Harrison
ISBN: 9780191745102 0191745103
OCLC Number: 847731655
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations
Responsibility: edited by Bruce Gibson and Thomas Harrison.

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'Polybius and his World' honours Walbank's achievements by bringing together scholars in Hellenistic historiography and history. It re-examines a number of central Polybian themes Polybius' position between Greece and Rome, his account of the Roman constitution and the relationship of his work with Xenophon, Phylarchus and more.

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