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SOURCES FOR ALEXANDER THE GREAT: AN ANALYSIS OF PLUTARCH'S 'LIFE' AND ARRIA N'S 'ANABASIS ALEXANDROU' (CAMBRIDGE CLASSICAL STUDIE

By: Hammond, N. G. L.

Price: ¥6,000.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1993

Seller ID: RWARE0000030927

ISBN: 0521432642

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Plutarch and Arrian are the ancient writers who tell us most about Alexander the Great. This book is the first attempt to analyze and evaluate in detail the sources of information they themselves drew on, a necessary first step to appreciating the value of their own accounts. It completes Professor Hammond's study of the five Alexander-historians which began with Three Historians of Alexander the Great (Cambridge University Press 1983) and lays a new ... View more info