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Published: 01 July 2016

144 Pages | 17 halftones

ISBN: 9780198759010

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The Hellenistic Age

Peter Thonemann

  • Covers all aspects of the Hellenistic world, including its history, culture, architecture, literature, science, and art
  • Deftly navigates the power struggles and wars in the three centuries which followed the conquests of Alexander
  • Uses a range of sources such as inscriptions, coins, literature, and art to draw a complete picture of the Hellenistic world
  • Offers both a broad historical sweep of the period and also narrative close-ups of individual cities and kings