Alexander's veterans and the early wars of the successors / Joseph Roisman

Author(s): Roisman, Joseph, 1946-
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Subjects: Generals--Greece--History--To 1500
Veterans--Greece--History--To 1500
Greece--History--Macedonian Hegemony, 323-281 B.C
Greece--History--Macedonian Hegemony, 323-281 B.C.--Historiography
Greece--Kings and rulers--Succession--History--To 1500
Greece--History, Military--To 146 B.C
Babylonia--History, Military
India--History, Military
Turkey--History, Military
Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C.--Friends and associates
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012
Series: Fordyce W. Mitchel memorial lecture series
Fordyce W. Mitchel Memorial Lecture Series
LC Classification: D, DF
Physical Description: xiv, 264 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2011035011
ISBN: 9780292735965 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0292735960 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780292735972 (e-book)
ISBN: 0292735979 (e-book)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-256) and index
Contents: Map of Alexander's Campaigns -- Motives and Bias in the History of Hieronymus of Cardia -- Alexander and Discontent : The King and His Army in India and Opis, Mesopotamia -- The Veterans and the Macedonian Internal Strife in Babylon (323) -- The Dissolution of the Royal Army, I : The Veterans of Perdiccas and Craterus -- The Dissolution of the Royal Army, II : The Veterans of Eumenes, Neoptolemus and Alcetas, and the Meeting in Triparadeisus -- The Veterans, Eumenes, and Antigonus in Asia Minor -- Eumenes and the Silver Shields -- The Silver Shields in Battle and Eumenes' Death
OCLC Number: 748941740
ISBN/ISSN: 9780292735965
0292735960
9780292735972
0292735979