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Dividing the Spoils

Author: Robin Waterfield

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 9780199647002

Category: History

Page: 304

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Everyone has heard of Alexander the Great, the famous conqueror. But what happened after his death to the lands he had conquered? It took forty years of world-changing warfare for his successors to carve up the empire. This thrilling period of unremitting warfare, treachery, assassination, passion, shifting alliances, and mass slaughter, has been neglected. Dividing the Spoils resurrects the fascinating story of this period - both the warfare and theworld-changing cultural developments that were taking place at the same time.
Dividing the Spoils
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Robin Waterfield
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-08-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Everyone has heard of Alexander the Great, the famous conqueror. But what happened after his death to the lands he had conquered? It took forty years of world-changing warfare for his successors to carve up the empire. This thrilling period of unremitting warfare, treachery, assassination, passion, shifting alliances, and mass
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