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Alexander to Actium: The Historical Evolution of the Hellenistic Age

Alexander to Actium

The Historical Evolution of the Hellenistic Age

University of California Press (1990)
US$62.95

The Hellenistic Age, the three extraordinary centuries from the death of Alexander in 323 B. C. to...

Polyeideia: The Iambi of Callimachus and the Archaic Iambic Tradition

Polyeideia

The Iambi of Callimachus and the Archaic Iambic Tradition

University of California Press (2002)
US$78.95

This book provides a new literary treatment of an often-overlooked collection of fragmentary poems...

Seeing Double: Intercultural Poetics in Ptolemaic Alexandria

Seeing Double

Intercultural Poetics in Ptolemaic Alexandria

University of California Press (2002)
US$85.00

When, in the third century B.C.E., the Ptolemies became rulers in Egypt, they found themselves not...

Athens and Macedon: Attic Letter-Cutters of 300 to 229 B.C.

Athens and Macedon

Attic Letter-Cutters of 300 to 229 B.C.

University of California Press (2003)
US$75.00

Little of the historiography of third-century Athens survives, and much of what we know—or might...

Encomium of Ptolemy Philadelphus
University of California Press (2003)
US$85.00

Under Ptolemy II Philadelphus, who ruled Egypt in the middle of the third century B.C.E., Alexandria...

The Making of Fornication: Eros, Ethics, and Political Reform in Greek Philosophy and Early Christianity

The Making of Fornication

Eros, Ethics, and Political Reform in Greek Philosophy and Early Christianity

University of California Press (2003)
US$34.95

This provocative work provides a radical reassessment of the emergence and nature of Christian...

Cultural Politics in Polybius's Histories
University of California Press (2004)
US$60.00

Polybius was a Greek statesman and political prisoner of Rome in the second century b.c.e. His ...

Cleomedes' Lectures on Astronomy: A Translation of  The Heavens

Cleomedes' Lectures on Astronomy

A Translation of The Heavens

University of California Press (2004)
US$60.00

At some time around 200 A.D., the Stoic philosopher and teacher Cleomedes delivered a set of...

Historical Fictions and Hellenistic Jewish Identity: Third Maccabees in Its Cultural Context
University of California Press (2005)
US$85.00

In this thoughtful and penetrating study, Sara Raup Johnson investigates the creation of historical...

Alexander the Great and the Mystery of the Elephant Medallions
University of California Press (2003)
US$27.95

To all those who witnessed his extraordinary conquests, from Albania to India, Alexander the Great...