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A historical commentary on Arrian's History of Alexander

Author: A B Bosworth
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1980-<1995>
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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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Bosworth, A.B.
Historical commentary on Arrian's History of Alexander.
Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1980-<1995>
(OCoLC)568673219
Named Person: Arrian.; Alexander, the Great; Arrien.; Alexandre, le Grand; Arrien (0095?-0175?).; Alexandre, (roi de Macédoine ;; Alexander, the Great; Arrian.; Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A B Bosworth
ISBN: 0198148283 9780198148289 0198148291 9780198148296
OCLC Number: 5492386
Description: volumes <1-2> : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: v. 1 Commentary on Book I-III.--v. 2. Commentary on books IV-V.
Other Titles: Commentary on Arrian's History of Alexander
Responsibility: by A.B. Bosworth.
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