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Published: 15 December 2011

384 Pages | 1 illustration


ISBN: 9780199277605

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Justin: Epitome of the Philippic History of Pompeius Trogus

Volume II: Books 13-15:The Successors to Alexander the Great

Translation and appendices by J. C. Yardley, Commentary by Pat Wheatley, and Waldemar Heckel

Clarendon Press

Clarendon Ancient History Series

  • Contains a full commentary, translation, and appendices on Justin's Books 13-15.
  • Presents a comprehensive bibliography on each individual historical event.
  • Provides coherent historical commentary on the difficult period of the successors of Alexander the Great.
  • Discusses problems in textual transmission of the historical source of Books 13-15.
  • Integrates detailed discussion of the complex chronological problems of the period.