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Brill"s Companion to Alexander the Great

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Published by Brill Academic Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: BCE to c 500 CE,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Interior Design - General,
  • Architecture,
  • Hellenic languages,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Europe,
  • Ancient - General,
  • Ancient and Classical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9084434M
    ISBN 109004124632
    ISBN 109789004124639

    The hypaspists were a type of infantry soldier who served as a vital part of the Macedonian armies of both Philip II and his son and heir Alexander III, better known to most as Alexander the became an invaluable piece of an infantry that helped conquer Greece and defeat the Persian forces of Darius III, aiding in the establishment of an empire that stretched from the Author: Donald L. Wasson. Krobatin, Baron Alexander von (Septem , Olmütz [modern Olomouc, Czech Republic] – Decem , Vienna), Austrian general and minister of war. As an artillery staff officer with a university education in chemical engineering, Krobatin was predestined from an early stage for a higher calling. The book Alexander the Great by Doug Wilhelm is a book about the uniting of the Greek Empire. Alexander's father was Philip II, the king of Macedonia and his mother was named Olympias. When Alexander met Roxanne, he immediately fell /5.


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Series: Brill's Companions to Classical Studies. Many important issues surrounding Alexander the Great's conquest have captured the interest of scholars and general readers since antiquity. This book acquaints us with these issues and their current interpretations, and opens up new directions of investigation as it confronts them.

It covers a broad range of topics: the ancients' representations of the king in literature and art; Alexander's relations with Greeks, Macedonians, and the peoples of Asia; the military, political, sociological, and cultural aspects of his campaigns; the exploitation of his story by ancient philosophers to argue a moral point and by modern communities to affirm or contest ethnic.

Brill's Companion to Alexander the Great (Brill's Companions to Classical Studies) Hardcover – Decem by Professor of Classics Joseph Roisman (Editor) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsPrice: $ Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great (Brill's Companions to Classical Reception) by Kenneth Royce Moore (Author)Author: Kenneth Royce Moore.

Robin Lane Fox is Oxford University Reader in Ancient History and Fellow and Tutor at New College, Oxford. His books on Alexander the Great, the Classical World and Pagans and Christians have been widely translated and his many scholarly articles include studies of Alexander, Philip and their by: 2.

Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great offers a considerable range of topics, of interest to students and academics alike, in the long tradition of this subject’s significant impact, across a sometimes surprising and comprehensive variety of areas.

Arguably no other historical figure has cast such a long shadow for so long a time. Brill's companion to Alexander the Great. Summary: The book deals with central issues of Alexander's reign including his depiction in ancient literature and art, his treatment of Greeks, Macedonians, and Asians, the military, political, social and cultural aspects of his campaign, and his legacy in ancient philosophy as well as in modern Balkan communities.

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Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great Volume 14 Editor(s): Kenneth Royce Moore. Brill's Companion to Alexander the Great (Brill's Companions in Classical Studies) Hardcover – 16 Dec by Joseph Roisman (Author, Editor)Format: Hardcover. Brill's Companion to Alexander the Great by Joseph Roisman,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(2).

Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: The book deals with central issues of Alexander's reign including his depiction in ancient literature and art, his treatment of Greeks, Macedonians, and Asians, the military, political, social and cultural aspects of his campaign, and his legacy in ancient philosophy as well as in modern.

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Arguably no other historical figure has cast such a long shadow for so long a time. Every civilisation5/5. Brill's companion to Alexander the Great. [Joseph Roisman;] -- Many important issues surrounding Alexander the Great's conquest have captured the interest of scholars and general readers since antiquity.

This book acquaints us with these issues and their current Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript.

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great offers a considerable range of topics, of interest to students and academics alike, in the long tradition of this subject's significant impact, across a sometimes surprising and comprehensive variety of areas.

Arguably no other historical figure has cast such a long shadow for so long a time.5/5(1). Brill's Companion to Ancient Macedon by Robin J. Lane Fox,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1).

Many important issues surrounding Alexander the Great's conquest have captured the interest of scholars and general readers since antiquity. This book acquaints us with these issues and their current interpretations, and opens up new directions of investigation as it confronts them.

It covers a broad range of topics: the ancients' representations of the king in literature and art; Alexander. Brill's Companion to Alexander the Great.

Synopsis. Many important issues surrounding Alexander the Great's conquest have captured the interest of scholars and general readers since antiquity. This book acquaints us with these issues and their current interpretations, and opens up new directions of investigation as it confronts them.

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great has something for everyone who is interested in the life and afterlife of Alexander III of Macedon, the Great.

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In the past 35 years our archaeological and epigraphic evidence for the history and culture of ancient Macedon has been transformed. This book brings together the leading Greek archaeologists and historians of the area in a major collaborative survey of the finds and their interpretation, many of them unpublished outside Greece.

The recent, immensely significant. Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great (Brill's Companions to Classical Reception) Hardcover – 25 Jan by Kenneth Royce Moore (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Kenneth Royce Moore.

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Brill's Companion to Ancient Macedon: Studies in the Archaeology and History of Macedon, BC - AD presented here with much new evidence. This book is the essential companion to Macedon, packed with new information and bibliography which no student of the Greek world can now afford to neglect.

is Oxford University Reader in Pages: Brill’s Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great Kenneth Royce Moore Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great offers a considerable range of topics, of interest to students and academics alike, in the long tradition of this subject's significant impact, across a sometimes surprising and comprehensive variety of areas.

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great offers a considerable range of topics, of interest to students and academics alike, in the long tradition of this subject's significant impact, across a sometimes surprising and comprehensive variety of areas.

Arguably no other historical figure has cast such a long shadow for so long a. '"Brill's Companion to Herodotus is a very big book and it is also very good bookThe editors of Brill's Companion to Herodotus and their colleagues have provided a lucid and comprehensive guide to contemporary scholarship on Herodotus.' Stanley M.

Burstein, "BMCR, show more4/5(2). This biography seeks to answer that question by assessing the role of alcohol in Alexander the Great's life, using the figure of Dionysus as a symbol of its destructive effects on his psyche.

The unique methodology employed in this book explores various aspects of Alexander's life while maintaining an historical framework/5(7).

Grote on Alexander the Great, in K.N. Demetriou (ed.), Brill's Companion to George Grote and the Classical Tradition,pp. Many important issues surrounding Alexander the Great's conquest have captured the interest of scholars and general readers since antiquity.

This book, which is intended as an informative companion for scholars and nonspecialist alike, acquaints us with these issues and their current interpretations, and opens up new directions of investigation as it confronts them. "The reception of Alexander in Hellenistic Art," in K.

Moore (ed.), Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great (Leiden - Boston ) Brill's Companion to the Reception of Alexander the Great' offers a considerable range of topics, of interest to students and academics alike, in the long tradition of this subject's significant impact, across a sometimes surprising and comprehensive variety of areas.

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Alexander the Great: A Reader, edited by Ian Worthington, introduces one to the complexities of Alexander and the studies about him, and as expected naturally it proceeds on a more or less treaded path. "The Question of Macedonian Ethnicity" by Worthington himself, pagesis colored by the injection of a "Slavic factor" at the very /5(4).

Even if Alexander’s life and conquests is a great story, it is notoriously hard to translate successfully to the big picture, and Blanshard contextualizes well what went wrong with Rossen’s Alexander the Great from Butler brings us back into the footsteps of Alexander, covering some of the same material as : Christian Thrue Djurslev.

In this paper I discuss the reception of Alexander the Great in Modern Greek music, in order to shed light on the use of the Macedonian hero as a means to contrast the political agenda of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. My study. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Brill's Companions in Classical Studies Online I Brill's Companions in Classical Studies I Companions in Classical Studies I The classical tradition Format/Description: Book 1 online resource (xv, pages, [16] pages of plates): illustrations, maps Subjects: Alexander, the Great, B.C B.C.

Generals -- Greece -- Biography. Companion cavalry would ride the best horses, and receive the best weaponry available. In Alexander's day, each carried a xyston, and wore a bronze muscle cuirass or linothorax, shoulder guards and Boeotian helmets, but bore no shield.

A kopis (curved slashing sword) or xiphos (cut and thrust sword) was also carried for close combat, should the xyston break.Alexander had a close emotional attachment to his companion, cavalry commander (hipparchus) and childhood friend, Hephaestion.

He studied with Alexander, as did a handful of other children of Macedonian aristocracy, under the tutelage of Aristotle. Hephaestion makes his appearance in history at the point when Alexander reaches Troy.

There they.Alexander the Great, r. B.C. (age 20 -- 33 d.) [13 years of reign] During his expedition to the east, two things were always with Alexander the Great: (1) Homers Iliad (Achilles was said to be Alexanders hero or idol), and (2) A dagger under his pillow.