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Published: 12 March 2009

288 Pages | 1 map


ISBN: 9780199557639

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Curtius Rufus, Histories of Alexander the Great, Book 10

Introduction and Commentary by J. E. Atkinson and J. C. Yardley

Clarendon Ancient History Series

  • Offers a thoroughly readable translation of this important account of the last years of Alexander the Great and the turmoil that followed his death
  • Introduction discusses the context in which Curtius Rufus seems to have written and his agenda as a historian
  • Detailed Commentary assists appreciation of the interplay of historical and literary issues