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The Resource By the spear : Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian empire, Ian Worthington

By the spear : Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian empire, Ian Worthington

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By the spear : Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian empire
Title
By the spear
Title remainder
Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian empire
Statement of responsibility
Ian Worthington
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Worthington, Ian
Dewey number
938/.07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DF233
LC item number
.W68 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philip
  • Alexander
  • Armies
  • Social change
  • Macedonia
  • Macedonia
  • Macedonia
  • Macedonia
  • Greece
Label
By the spear : Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian empire, Ian Worthington
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Timeline -- Quotations from Ancient Works and Special Abbreviations -- Maps -- 1. The Architect and the Master Builder -- 2. Greece and Macedonia -- 3. Philip II and the Rise of Macedonia -- 4. The New Player in Greek Politics -- 5. The Gathering War Clouds -- 6. The Downfall of Greece -- 7. Philip's Assassination and Legacy -- 8. Alexander's Early Kingship -- and Persia -- 9. From Europe to Asia -- 10. Alexander : Master Strategist and Emerging God -- 11. The Decline and Fall of the Persian Empire -- 12. The War in Afghanistan -- 13. Passage to India -- 14. Retreat from India -- 15. Alexander's Final Years -- 16. Death in Babylon and Alexander's Legacy -- Appendix: The Sources of Information
Control code
ocn860943914
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 388 pages
Isbn
9780199929863
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014010920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)860943914
Label
By the spear : Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the rise and fall of the Macedonian empire, Ian Worthington
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 365-381) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Timeline -- Quotations from Ancient Works and Special Abbreviations -- Maps -- 1. The Architect and the Master Builder -- 2. Greece and Macedonia -- 3. Philip II and the Rise of Macedonia -- 4. The New Player in Greek Politics -- 5. The Gathering War Clouds -- 6. The Downfall of Greece -- 7. Philip's Assassination and Legacy -- 8. Alexander's Early Kingship -- and Persia -- 9. From Europe to Asia -- 10. Alexander : Master Strategist and Emerging God -- 11. The Decline and Fall of the Persian Empire -- 12. The War in Afghanistan -- 13. Passage to India -- 14. Retreat from India -- 15. Alexander's Final Years -- 16. Death in Babylon and Alexander's Legacy -- Appendix: The Sources of Information
Control code
ocn860943914
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxi, 388 pages
Isbn
9780199929863
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2014010920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)860943914

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