Bosworth, A. B.
Title ALEXANDER AND THE EAST The Tragedy of Triumph
Book Condition Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Publisher Oxford University Press 1996
0198149913 / 9780198149910
Seller ID 4902
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.
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