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A historical commentary on Arrian's history of Alexander

Author: A B Bosworth
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This, the second volume of an exhaustive commentary on the work of the historian Arrian, deals with the period 329-326 BC, during the reign of Alexander the Great. It discusses some of the earliest  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Arrian.; Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great; Arrian.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A B Bosworth
ISBN: 0198148291 9780198148296
OCLC Number: 33047066
Description: xviii, 382 pages
Contents: V.1. Commentary on Books I-III. --
v. 2. Commentary on Books IV-V.
Responsibility: by A.B. Bosworth. Vol. 2, Commentary on books 4-5.
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