The Hellenistic World from Alexander to the Roman Conquest: A Selection of Ancient Sources in Translation / Edition 2

The Hellenistic World from Alexander to the Roman Conquest: A Selection of Ancient Sources in Translation / Edition 2

by M. M. Austin
     
 

New, enlarged, and comprehensively revised edition of the seminal sourcebook on the Hellenistic period.See more details below

Overview

New, enlarged, and comprehensively revised edition of the seminal sourcebook on the Hellenistic period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521828604
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/30/2006
Edition description:
Updated edition
Pages:
656
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.77(d)

Meet the Author

Michel Austin is Honorary Senior Lecturer in Ancient History at the University of St Andrews. His previous publications include Economic and Social History of Ancient Greece. An Introduction. He is the author of numerous articles and was a contributor to the Cambridge Ancient History vol. VI (2nd edition).

Table of Contents

Introduction; 1. The reign of Alexander (texts 1–25); 2. The age of the successors (texts 26–59); 3. Macedon and the Greek mainland to the Roman conquests (texts 60–100); 4. The Greek cities: social and economic conditions (texts 101–157); 5. The Seleucids and Asia (texts 158–223); 6. The Attalids of Pergamum (texts 224–253); 7. The Ptolemies and Egypt (texts 254–326).

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