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Author Heckel, Waldemar, 1949-

Title The conquests of Alexander the Great / Waldemar Heckel
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xxi, 218 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Key conflicts of classical antiquity
Key conflicts of classical antiquity
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. How do we know? Sources for Alexander the Great -- 3. The Macedonian background -- 4. The Persian enemy -- 5. Conquest of the Achaemenids -- 6. Resistance on two fronts -- 7. Conquest of the Punjab -- 8. The ocean and the West -- 9. The long road from Susa to Babylon
Summary Waldemar Heckel provides an engaging and balanced overview of the conquests of Alexander the Great
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-204) and index
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Subject Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C
Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C
Alexander der Grosse -- Heerführer.
Alexander der Grosse -- Kriegführung.
Alexander (Makedonien, König, 3)
Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
HISTORY -- Ancient.
Regions & Countries - Europe.
History & Archaeology.
Greece.
Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C
Greece.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780511367427 (electronic bk.)
0511367422 (electronic bk.)
9780511611407 (electronic bk.)
0511611404 (electronic bk.)
0521842476
9780521842471
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