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    DescriptionAlexander the Great by Richard Stoneman is an introduction to the career and impact of the great Macedonian conqueror and the main themes of his reign. As well as tackling problems of interpretation, the author includes: an examination of the written and other sources and the problems of working with them discussion of archaeological and numismatic evidence an outline of the Macedonian background insight into Alexander's education and ideas exploration of Alexander's claim to divinity assessment of Alexander's short and long-term achievements a study of his influence in antiquity.


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    Title
    Alexander the Great
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Richard Stoneman
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 144
    Width: 138 mm
    Height: 216 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 281 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415319317
    ISBN 10: 0415319315
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: HIS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.0
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 03
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    Libri: I-BA
    DC22: B
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HB
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 05
    B&T General Subject: 431
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN, CULT/GREECE
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 37
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002000
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS002010
    DC22: 938.07092
    BISAC V2.8: BIO006000
    DC22: 938/.07/092
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: BIO008000
    LC classification: DF234 .S76 2004
    BISAC region code: 1.7.3.0.0.0.0
    Thema V1.0: NH, NHD, NHC
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    12 black & white illustrations, 11 black & white line drawings
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    30 November 2004
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Richard Stoneman is Senior Editor at Routledge and the author of several books on Greek History and Culture.
    Table of contents
    Preface. List of Maps. List of Abbreviations. Chronological Table. Genealogical Table. 1. Introduction: the sources 2. The Macedonian Background 3. The Consolidation 4. The War in Asia Minor 5. Son of Ammon 6. The Conquest of Persia 7. The Expedition of India 8. Alexander in Babylon 9. Conclusion Bibliography. Index.