By M. M. Austin

The Hellenistic interval begun with the massive growth of the Greek international and ended with Rome changing into the essential political strength on the earth. Michel Austin presents a wide ranging view of this international during the medium of historical assets and connection with fresh scholarship.

summary: The Hellenistic interval all started with the significant enlargement of the Greek global and ended with Rome turning into the major political strength on the planet. Michel Austin presents a breathtaking view of this global during the medium of old assets and connection with contemporary scholarship

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27. See Hunt and Edgar (1932, 1934); Turner (1968); and for new perspectives in the historical interpretation of papyri, Bagnall (1995). 28. A larger selection of Ptolemaic papyri than was possible in this book will be found in Bagnall and Derow (2003). 29. v. ‘monnayages’ (pp. ); J. K. 12 (1984), 276–82; Carradice and Price (1988); Mrkholm (1991); Howgego (1995); Meadows and Shipton (2001); G. Reger in Erskine (2003), 347–9. 30. On the techniques of production of coins see Mrkholm (1991), 12–19; Howgego (1995), 30–3.

Many more have been discovered since (cf. g. 179, 193, 198, 200, 226). 16 Introduction 26. See below, A Note on Inscriptions and Papyri. 27. See Hunt and Edgar (1932, 1934); Turner (1968); and for new perspectives in the historical interpretation of papyri, Bagnall (1995). 28. A larger selection of Ptolemaic papyri than was possible in this book will be found in Bagnall and Derow (2003). 29. v. ‘monnayages’ (pp. ); J. K. 12 (1984), 276–82; Carradice and Price (1988); Mrkholm (1991); Howgego (1995); Meadows and Shipton (2001); G.

Hamilton (1969), 27–31; Hamilton (1973), 41–51; Bosworth (1988), 25–35. (a) Plutarch Philip was then murdered by Pausanias, who had been insulted at the instigation of Attalus and Cleopatra and had been unable to obtain justice. Most of the blame for this was attributed to Olympias, who allegedly encouraged and incited the young man’s anger, but some suspicion was also attached to Alexander. 2 (11) And so at the age of twenty Alexander took over the kingdom, which faced dangers on every side, being exposed to great jealousies and deep animosities.

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