Who's Who in the Age of Alexander the Great: Prosopography of Alexander's Empire / Edition 1

Who's Who in the Age of Alexander the Great: Prosopography of Alexander's Empire / Edition 1

by Waldemar Heckel
     
 

ISBN-10: 1405188391

ISBN-13: 9781405188395

Pub. Date: 11/10/2008

Publisher: Wiley

This book contains concise biographies of over 800 individuals known from the literary and epigraphic sources for the age of Alexander.

  • Covers significant figures, ranging from leading commanders in Alexander's army to the nobles and regional leaders of the Persian empire whom he encountered on his epic campaign
  • The only

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Overview

This book contains concise biographies of over 800 individuals known from the literary and epigraphic sources for the age of Alexander.

  • Covers significant figures, ranging from leading commanders in Alexander's army to the nobles and regional leaders of the Persian empire whom he encountered on his epic campaign
  • The only complete collection of its kind in English
  • Gives complete and balanced biographies, extending beyond the death of Alexander in 323 BC where relevant
  • Contains a full index and a concordance giving the variant names found in the ancient sources

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405188395
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/10/2008
Edition description:
New
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction.

Chronological Table.

Abbreviations I: Ancient Authors.

Abbreviations II: Multi-Volume Reference Works.

Abbreviations III: Modern Works.

Map of Alexander’s campaigns, 334-323 BC.

A to Z.

Anonymous Individuals: Women.

Anonymous Individuals: Men.

Notes.

Appendix.

Glossary.

Concordance.

Bibliography.

Stemmata

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