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A companion to ancient Macedonia, edited by Joseph Roisman and Ian Worthington

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A companion to ancient Macedonia
Title
A companion to ancient Macedonia
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joseph Roisman and Ian Worthington
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The most comprehensive and up-to-date work available on ancient Macedonian history and material culture, A Companion to Ancient Macedonia is an invaluable reference for students and scholars alike. Features new, specially commissioned essays by leading and up-and-coming scholars in the field Examines the political, military, social, economic, and cultural history of ancient Macedonia from the Archaic period to the end of Roman period and beyond Discusses the importance of art, archaeology and architecture All ancient sources are translated in English Each chapter includes bibliographical essays for further reading"--
  • "A Companion to Ancient Macedonia--the first of its kind--examines the political, military, social, economic, and cultural history of ancient Macedonia from the Archaic period to the end of Roman domination and beyond. Material culture, such as art, architecture, and archaeology, is also explored. Written in a lively and accessible style, the companion includes specially commissioned chapters by leading and up-and-coming scholars, and features suggestions for further reading. This comprehensive, up-to-date collection of essays provides a rich resource for students and scholars of ancient Macedonia"--
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Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DG1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DF261.M2
LC item number
C66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roisman, Joseph
  • Worthington, Ian,
Series statement
Blackwell companions to the ancient world. Ancient history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Macedonia
  • Macedonia
  • Civilization
  • Europe
  • Macedonië (algemeen)
Label
A companion to ancient Macedonia, edited by Joseph Roisman and Ian Worthington
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why study ancient Macedonia and what this companion is about / Edward M. Anson -- The literary and epigraphic evidence to the Roman conquest / P.J. Rhodes -- The numismatic evidence / Karsten Dahmen -- The physical kingdom / Carol G. Thomas -- Macedonians and Greeks / Johannes Engels -- Perspectives on the Macedonians from Greece, Rome, and beyond / Sulochana R. Asirvatham -- The early Temenid kings to Alexander I / Sławomir Sprawski -- Classical Macedonia to Perdiccas III / Joseph Roisman -- Philip II / Sabine Müller -- Alexander the Great, Macedonia, and Asia / Dawn L. Gilley and Ian Worthington -- Alexander's successors to 221 BC / Winthrop Lindsay Adams -- Macedonia and Rome, 221-146 BC / Arthur M. Eckstein -- Provincia Macedonia / John Vanderspoel -- Macedonia, Illyria, and Epirus / William S. Greenwalt -- Macedonia and Thessaly / Denver Graninger -- Macedonia and Thrace / Zosia Archibald -- Macedonia and Persia / Marek Jan Olbrycht -- Macedonian kingship and other political institutions / Carol J. King -- Social customs and institutions : aspects of Macedonian elite society / Noriko Sawada -- Macedonian women / Elizabeth Carney -- Macedonian religion / Paul Christesen and Sarah C. Murray -- The Macedonian army / Nicholas Victor Sekunda -- The political economy of Macedonia / Paul Millett -- Classical art to 221 BC / Craig I. Hardiman -- Hellenistic and Roman art, 221 BC-AD 337 / Rachel Kousser -- Macedonia in late antiquity / Carolyn S. Snively -- Ancient Macedonia, Alexander the Great, and the star or sun of Vergina : national symbols and the conflict between Greece and the Republic of Macedonia / Loring M. Danforth
Control code
676972389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 668 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444327519
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES UNLIMITED USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other control number
10.1002/9781444327519
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9781444327519
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676972389
Label
A companion to ancient Macedonia, edited by Joseph Roisman and Ian Worthington
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why study ancient Macedonia and what this companion is about / Edward M. Anson -- The literary and epigraphic evidence to the Roman conquest / P.J. Rhodes -- The numismatic evidence / Karsten Dahmen -- The physical kingdom / Carol G. Thomas -- Macedonians and Greeks / Johannes Engels -- Perspectives on the Macedonians from Greece, Rome, and beyond / Sulochana R. Asirvatham -- The early Temenid kings to Alexander I / Sławomir Sprawski -- Classical Macedonia to Perdiccas III / Joseph Roisman -- Philip II / Sabine Müller -- Alexander the Great, Macedonia, and Asia / Dawn L. Gilley and Ian Worthington -- Alexander's successors to 221 BC / Winthrop Lindsay Adams -- Macedonia and Rome, 221-146 BC / Arthur M. Eckstein -- Provincia Macedonia / John Vanderspoel -- Macedonia, Illyria, and Epirus / William S. Greenwalt -- Macedonia and Thessaly / Denver Graninger -- Macedonia and Thrace / Zosia Archibald -- Macedonia and Persia / Marek Jan Olbrycht -- Macedonian kingship and other political institutions / Carol J. King -- Social customs and institutions : aspects of Macedonian elite society / Noriko Sawada -- Macedonian women / Elizabeth Carney -- Macedonian religion / Paul Christesen and Sarah C. Murray -- The Macedonian army / Nicholas Victor Sekunda -- The political economy of Macedonia / Paul Millett -- Classical art to 221 BC / Craig I. Hardiman -- Hellenistic and Roman art, 221 BC-AD 337 / Rachel Kousser -- Macedonia in late antiquity / Carolyn S. Snively -- Ancient Macedonia, Alexander the Great, and the star or sun of Vergina : national symbols and the conflict between Greece and the Republic of Macedonia / Loring M. Danforth
Control code
676972389
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 668 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781444327519
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES UNLIMITED USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other control number
10.1002/9781444327519
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10.1002/9781444327519
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)676972389

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