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A companion to ancient Macedonia

Author: Joseph Roisman; Ian Worthington
Publisher: Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Series: Blackwell companions to the ancient world., Ancient history.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The most comprehensive and up-to-date work available on ancient Macedonian history and material culture, A Companion to Ancient Macedonia is an invaluable reference for students and scholars alike. Features new, specially commissioned essays by leading and up-and-coming scholars in the field Examines the political, military, social, economic, and cultural history of ancient Macedonia from the Archaic period to the
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Electronic resource
History
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Companion to ancient Macedonia.
Malden, Mass. : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
(DLC) 2010034205
(OCoLC)639164018
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Roisman; Ian Worthington
ISBN: 9781444327519 1444327518 9781405179362 1405179368 1444327526 9781444327526 1782688137 9781782688136 1282817752 9781282817753 9786612817755 6612817755
OCLC Number: 676972389
Description: 1 online resource (xxvi, 668 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color), maps
Contents: Why study ancient Macedonia and what this companion is about / Edward M. Anson --
The literary and epigraphic evidence to the Roman conquest / P.J. Rhodes --
The numismatic evidence / Karsten Dahmen --
The physical kingdom / Carol G. Thomas --
Macedonians and Greeks / Johannes Engels --
Perspectives on the Macedonians from Greece, Rome, and beyond / Sulochana R. Asirvatham --
The early Temenid kings to Alexander I / Sławomir Sprawski --
Classical Macedonia to Perdiccas III / Joseph Roisman --
Philip II / Sabine Müller --
Alexander the Great, Macedonia, and Asia / Dawn L. Gilley and Ian Worthington --
Alexander's successors to 221 BC / Winthrop Lindsay Adams --
Macedonia and Rome, 221-146 BC / Arthur M. Eckstein --
Provincia Macedonia / John Vanderspoel --
Macedonia, Illyria, and Epirus / William S. Greenwalt --
Macedonia and Thessaly / Denver Graninger --
Macedonia and Thrace / Zosia Archibald --
Macedonia and Persia / Marek Jan Olbrycht --
Macedonian kingship and other political institutions / Carol J. King --
Social customs and institutions : aspects of Macedonian elite society / Noriko Sawada --
Macedonian women / Elizabeth Carney --
Macedonian religion / Paul Christesen and Sarah C. Murray --
The Macedonian army / Nicholas Victor Sekunda --
The political economy of Macedonia / Paul Millett --
Classical art to 221 BC / Craig I. Hardiman --
Hellenistic and Roman art, 221 BC-AD 337 / Rachel Kousser --
Macedonia in late antiquity / Carolyn S. Snively --
Ancient Macedonia, Alexander the Great, and the star or sun of Vergina : national symbols and the conflict between Greece and the Republic of Macedonia / Loring M. Danforth.
Series Title: Blackwell companions to the ancient world., Ancient history.
Responsibility: edited by Joseph Roisman, Ian Worthington.

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