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Synopsis:

In taking account of recent research and in reassesing the markedly contradictory contemporary sources, J.R. Hamilton present a far less attractive but no less compelling portrait of Alexander than Tarn’s classic study. The discussion ranges from Alexander’s Macedonian background and relations with Philip to his request for deification and his death, and the economic achievements of his reign are stressed alongside the military.

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ISBN:
9780822960843
Author:
Hamilton, J R
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Author:
Hamilton, J. R.
Author:
Hamilton J
Location:
Pittsburgh :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Ancient - General
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Ancient - Greece
Subject:
World
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 185-188.
Publication Date:
19740631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
196
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 x 0.5 in

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In taking account of recent research and in reassesing the markedly contradictory contemporary sources, J.R. Hamilton present a far less attractive but no less compelling portrait of Alexander than Tarn’s classic study. The discussion ranges from Alexander’s Macedonian background and relations with Philip to his request for deification and his death, and the economic achievements of his reign are stressed alongside the military.
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