The Hellenistic World
The vast empire that Alexander the Great left at his death in 323 BC has few parallels. For the next three hundred years the Greeks controlled a complex of monarchies and city-states that stretched from the Adriatic Sea to India. Walbank's lucid and authoritative history of that Hellenistic world examines political events, describes the different social systems and mores of the people under Greek rule, traces important developments in literature and science, and discusses the new religious movements.
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Great introduction to the world after Alexander. Beautiful and rococco art. Read full review
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This series of books from Harvard really bring a thumping to your normal, average, everyday classical history reading, by clogging/supplying the telling of history with in-depth facts - facts which ... Read full review
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Alexander the Great 336323
The Formation of the Kingdoms 323276
A Homogeneous Culture?
Macedonia and Greece
The Seleucids and the East
InterCity Contacts and Federal States