By Arrian,Diodorus Siculus,Plutarch,Quintus Curtius Rufus,James Romm,Pamela Mensch
Comprising proper decisions from the 4 historical writers whose pics of Alexander the good nonetheless survive--Arrian, Diodorus, Plutarch, and Quintus Curtius--this quantity presents a whole narrative of the $64000 occasions in Alexander's existence. The creation units those works in ancient context, stretching from the belief of the Peloponnesian conflict via Alexander's conquest of Asia, and gives an evaluate of Alexander's ancient significance in addition to a survey of the important controversies surrounding his character, goals and intentions. This version incorporates a timeline, maps, a bibliography, a thesaurus, and an index.
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Alexander The Great: Selections from Arrian, Diodorus, Plutarch, and Quintus Curtius (Hackett Classics) by Arrian,Diodorus Siculus,Plutarch,Quintus Curtius Rufus,James Romm,Pamela Mensch