Plutarch: Alexander

Plutarch: Alexander

by J.R. Hamilton
     
 

Based on Ziegler's revised text, this book provides a commentary on Plutarch's "Life of Alexander". It devotes most of its space to historical matters, comparing Plutarch's narrative at every point with the sources. In addition, it adds a fresh introduction and select bibliographies on Plutarch and on Alexander himself.

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Overview

Based on Ziegler's revised text, this book provides a commentary on Plutarch's "Life of Alexander". It devotes most of its space to historical matters, comparing Plutarch's narrative at every point with the sources. In addition, it adds a fresh introduction and select bibliographies on Plutarch and on Alexander himself.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781853995743
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
03/25/1999
Series:
Classic Commentaries Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.64(d)

Meet the Author

J.R. Hamilton, in 1969, was Reader in the Department of Classics at the University of Otago, New Zealand. He was subsequently Associate Professor at the University of Auckland until his retirement in 1986.

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