Journals Higher Education



02 June 2014

416 Pages | 27 illus, 10 maps

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199929863

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By the Spear

Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the Rise and Fall of the Macedonian Empire

Ian Worthington

Ancient Warfare and Civilization

  • Uniquely offers a joint narrative of Philip and Alexander's reigns
  • Addresses the long-term after-effects of this watershed moment in ancient history, and what makers of modern strategy can learn from their successes and failures