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The wars of Alexander the Great : 336-323 BC / Waldemar Heckel.

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Winchester Comm. PL - Winchester 938.07 HEC (Text) 76682000141056 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1841764736
  • Physical Description: 95 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford : Osprey, 2002.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-91) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Chronology -- Background to war: the decline of the city-states and the rise of Macedon -- Warring sides: the Persians, the Macedonians and allied troops -- Outbreak: Alexander 's rise to power -- The fighting: Alexander conquers an empire -- Portrait of a soldier: two generals and a satrap -- The world around war: Rome, Carthage and India -- Portrait of a civilian: a historian, athletes and courtesans -- How the war ended: the death of Alexander -- Conclusion and consequences: the struggle for succession.
Subject: Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. > Military leadership.
Macedonia > History, Military.
Macedonia > History > To 168 B.C.

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