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1 Bosworth, A. B. A HISTORICAL COMMENTARY ON ARRIAN'S HISTORY OF ALEXANDER Volume I: Commentary on Books I-III
Oxford Clarendon Press 1998 0198148283 / 9780198148289 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
One corner slightly bumped. Light edgewear to spine ends. ; Designed to be read alongside Arrian's text and sets out to discuss the historical and historiographical problems raised in it with full reference to ancient and modern authorities. ; Vol. 1; 396 pages 
Price: 135.00 USD
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2 Bosworth, A. B. ALEXANDER AND THE EAST The Tragedy of Triumph
Oxford University Press 1996 0198149913 / 9780198149910 Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
2 Small tears to DJ at spine (1cm) (repaired with cellotape). Former bookseller's plate on inner cover. ; 0.54 x 8.5 x 5.5 Inches; 218 pages; In this study, Bosworth looks at Alexander the Great's activities in Central Asia and Pakistan, drawing a bleak picture of massacre and repression comparable to the Spanish conquest of Mexico. He investigates the evolution of Alexander's views of empire and concept of universal monarch, and documents the representation of Alexander by historians of antiquity. The book is directed to specialists and general readers alike. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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3 Bosworth, A. B. CONQUEST AND EMPIRE The Reign of Alexander the Great
Cambridge University Press 1989 0521348234 / 9780521348232 Softcover Very Good 
Dustsoiling to top of textblock. Minor shelfwear. ; This book is an exploration of the process and consequences of the campaigns of Alexander the Great of Macedon (who reigned from 336 to 323 BC) , focusing on the effect of his monarchy upon the world of his day. A detailed running narrative of the actual campaigns from the Danube to the Indus is complemented and enlarged upon by thematic studies on the reaction in Greece to Macedonian suzerainty, the administration of the empire, the evolution of the Macedonian army and its role as the instrument of conquest, and on the origins of the ruler cult. ; Canto Series; 330 pages 
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