Alexander's heirs : the age of the successors / Edward M. Anson.
By: Anson, Edward.Material type: BookPublisher: Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley-Blackwell, 2014Edition: First edition.Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118862407; 1118862406; 9781118862339; 1118862333; 1306705258; 9781306705257; 9781118862421; 1118862422; 1444339621; 9781444339628.Subject(s): Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C | Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. -- Sources | Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C | Diadochi (Macedonia : 323-276 B.C.) | Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.) | Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C | Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C. -- Sources | Greece -- History -- Macedonian Hegemony, 323-281 B.C | Greece -- History -- Macedonian Hegemony, 323-281 B.C. -- Sources | Greece -- Kings and rulers -- Biography | Greece -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Sources | Macedonia -- History -- Diadochi, 323-276 B.C | Macedonia -- History -- Diadochi, 323-276 B.C. -- Sources | Generals -- Greece -- Biography | Generals -- Greece -- Biography -- Sources | HISTORY -- Ancient -- Greece | Generals | Kings and rulers | Europe -- Macedonia | Greece | 359-276 B.CGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Biography. | History. | Sources.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Alexander's heirs.DDC classification: 938/.07 Other classification: HIS002010 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- The death of a conqueror -- The funeral games begin -- The end of a dynasty -- "War, both the king and father of all" -- The end of the Diadochi -- Epilogue : the new world.
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"Alexander's Heirs offers a narrative account of the approximately forty years following the death of Alexander the Great, during which his generals vied for control of his vast empire, and through their conflicts and politics ultimately created the Hellenistic Age. Makes full use of primary and secondary sources. Accessible to a broad audience of students, university scholars, and the educated general reader. Explores important scholarly debates on the Diadochi "-- Provided by publisher.