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Günther Hölbl - A History of the Ptolemaic Empire - 9780415234894 - V9780415234894
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A History of the Ptolemaic Empire

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This compelling narrative provides the only comprehensive guide in English to the rise and decline of Ptolemaic rule in Egypt over three centuries - from the death of Alexander in 323 BC to the tragic deaths of Antony and Cleopatra in 30 BC.
The skilful integration of material from a vast array of sources allows the reader to trace the political and religious development of one of the most powerful empires of the ancient eastern Mediterranean. It shows how the success of the Ptolemies was due in part to their adoption of many features of the Egyptian Pharaohs who preceded ... Read more

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Product Details

Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
Weight
614g
Number of Pages
416
Place of Publication
London, United Kingdom
ISBN
9780415234894
SKU
V9780415234894
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Reviews for A History of the Ptolemaic Empire
'Authoritative and meticulous historical account ... a fascinating introduction.' - Patricia Spencer, Egyptian Archaeology, 2001 'A fascinating introduction.' - Patricia Spencer, Egyptian Archaeology

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