By Ian Worthington
This interesting re-creation is an imperative advisor for undergraduates to the examine of Alexander the good, exhibiting the issues of the traditional resource fabric, and making it transparent that there's no unmarried method of be taken.
The twelve thematic chapters comprise a large collection of the main major released articles approximately Alexander, interpreting the most components of dialogue and discussion:
- The Sources
- Alexander’s affects and the Macedonian heritage
- Alexander’s goals
- Alexander’s Battles and Generalship
- Alexander and the Greeks
- Alexander and the Persian Empire
- Alexander, India and the Gedrosian barren region
- From Mass Marriage to demise
- Alexander and the ‘Unity of Mankind’
- Alexander and Deification
- Alexander and Conspiracies
- Alexander: The ‘Great’?
The Reader has the virtue of translating a considerable variety of the extra inaccessible basic resources; every one bankruptcy is additionally prefaced with a succinct creation to the subject below consideration.
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Alexander the Great: A Reader by Ian Worthington