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Marshals Of Alexander's Empire, The

Marshals Of Alexander's Empire, The

by Waldemar Heckel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415050537

ISBN-13: 9780415050531

Pub. Date: 01/21/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book presents for the first time in English a detailed study of the closest friends and most trusted commanders of Alexander the Great - their career-progress, their rivalry with one another, and their influence on Alexander. The Marshals of Alexander's Empire is a blend of biography and prosopography that sheds light on some of the most dynamic

Overview

This book presents for the first time in English a detailed study of the closest friends and most trusted commanders of Alexander the Great - their career-progress, their rivalry with one another, and their influence on Alexander. The Marshals of Alexander's Empire is a blend of biography and prosopography that sheds light on some of the most dynamic individuals of the age of Alexander.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415050531
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/21/1993
Pages:
444
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.06(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Concordance List of Abbreviations Preface Part I Chapter i: The 'Old Guard' Chapter ii: The 'New Men' Chapter iii: Casualties of the Succession Chapter iv: The so-called 'Boyhood Friends' of Alexander Part II Chapter v: The Somatophylakes Chapter vi:

Commanders of Regular Hypaspists Chapter vii: Commanders of the Argyraspids Chapter viii: Commanders of Infantry Chapter ix: Commanders of Cavalry Appendices Bibliographpy Index

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