Ventures Into Greek History

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Ian Worthington, Nicholas Geoffrey Lempière Hammond
Clarendon Press, 1994 - Social Science - 401 pages
Ventures into Greek History is a collection of essays by seventeen international scholars dealing mainly with fourth-century Greek and Macedonian history and archaeology--especially the period of Philip II and Alexander the Great. The book is dedicated to Professor N.G.L. Hammond, and includes numerous illustrations and maps. All Greek and Latin quotations are translated.

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The Long Walls and Their
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Fact or Fiction?
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Supernatural Paraphernalia in Polybius Histories
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Ian Worthington is Professor of History, University of Missouri-Columbia. He is the author of many books on ancient Greek history including" Persuasion: Greek Rhetoric in Action and Demosthenes (Routledge).

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