Philip II and Alexander the Great : father and son, lives and afterlives / edited by Elizabeth Carney and Daniel Ogden.

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  • Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press 2010
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1 online resource (368 p.)
  • 0-19-989000-5
  • 1-282-66130-2
  • 9786612661303
  • 0-19-974551-X
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  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Other format: Also available in printed form ISBN 9780199738151
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  • Contents; Contributors; Abbreviations; Introduction; Part I: Father, Son, and Court; Part II: Philip and Alexander at War; Part III: After Philip and Alexander: Legacy and Legitimation; Part IV: Reception of Father and Son; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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  • The careers of Philip II and his son Alexander the Great (III) were interlocked in innumerable ways: Philip II centralized ancient Macedonia, created an army of unprecedented skill and flexibility, came to dominate the Greek peninsula, and planned the invasion of the Persian Empire with a combined Graeco-Macedonian force, but it was Alexander who actually led the invading forces, defeated the great Persian Empire, took his army to the borders of modern India, and created a monarchy and empire that, despite its fragmentation, shaped the political, cultural, and religious world of the Hellenisti

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