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Alexander and the East

the tragedy of triumph

by A. B. Bosworth

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Mexico,
  • Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C. -- Military leadership,
    • Massacres -- Asia -- History,
    • Massacres -- Mexico -- History,
    • Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C. -- Campaigns -- Asia,
    • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-210) and index.

      StatementA.B. Bosworth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF234.6 .B67 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 218 p. :
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL983972M
      ISBN 100198149913
      LC Control Number96021705

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Philip Freeman is Qualley Professor of Classics at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and a former professor of classics at Washington University in St.

Louis. He was selected as a visiting fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton for January He earned the first joint Ph.D. in classics and Celtic studies from Harvard University, and has been a visiting scholar at the /5(). Little is known of Captain Alexander Hamilton other than what he tells us in this work, first published in Written during his retirement, it is both an invaluable source of information on south-east Asia at the time and a lively travelogue of Hamilton's adventurous seafaring life in the service of the East India Company and independently between and Cited by: 1.

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