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Alexander The Great

Selections from Arrian, Diodorus, Plutarch, and Quintus Curtius

Alexander The Great by James S. Romm
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Comprising relevant selections from the four ancient writers whose portraits of Alexander the Great still survive—Arrian, Diodorus, Plutarch, and Quintus Curtius—this volume provides a complete narrative of the important events in Alexander's life. The Introduction sets these works in historical context, stretching from the conclusion of the Peloponnesian War through Alexander's conquest of Asia, and provides an assessment of Alexander's historical importance as well as a survey of the central controversies surrounding his personality, aims and intentions. This edition includes a timeline, maps, a bibliography, a glossary, and an index.


James Romm is the James H. Ottoway, Jr. Associate Professor of Classics at Bard College. He is also the editor of Herodotus, On the War for Greek Freedom: Selections from the Histories (Hackett Publishing Company, 2003).

Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.; February 2005
224 pages; ISBN 9781624660276
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Title: Alexander The Great
Author: James S. Romm; Diodorus; Plutarch
 
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