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The Resource Before & after Alexander : the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great, Richard A. Billows

Before & after Alexander : the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great, Richard A. Billows

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Before & after Alexander : the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great
Title
Before & after Alexander
Title remainder
the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Billows
Title variation
Before and after Alexander
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"By the author of Marathon, an enlightening look at the historical context behind Alexander the Great, his accomplishments, and his legacy"--
Summary
Explores the lesser-known periods in the life of Alexander the Great, describing the time before his reign while learning from his father, Philip II of Macedon, and the decline of Hellenistic civilization after his unexpected death at the age of 33
Writing style
Assigning source
Amazon.com
Biography type
individual biography
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10677377
Cataloging source
TOH
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Billows, Richard A
Dewey number
938/.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Generals
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Kings and rulers
  • Greece
  • HISTORY / Ancient / Greece
  • HISTORY / Ancient / Rome
  • HISTORY / Civilization
  • HISTORY / Military / Ancient
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great
Label
Before & after Alexander : the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great, Richard A. Billows
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 320-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Macedonia before Philip II -- Philip's childhood -- The reign of Philip -- Philip's new model army and new model state -- The reign of Alexander -- The wars of the successors -- The Hellenistic world and Hellenistic civilization -- Aftermath: the lingering impact of Hellenistic culture
Control code
on1027047277
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781590207406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)1027047277
Label
Before & after Alexander : the legend and legacy of Alexander the Great, Richard A. Billows
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 320-326) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Macedonia before Philip II -- Philip's childhood -- The reign of Philip -- Philip's new model army and new model state -- The reign of Alexander -- The wars of the successors -- The Hellenistic world and Hellenistic civilization -- Aftermath: the lingering impact of Hellenistic culture
Control code
on1027047277
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
336 pages
Isbn
9781590207406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)1027047277

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