New PDF release: Antigonos the One-Eyed and the Creation of the Hellenistic

By Richard A. Billows

ISBN-10: 0520208803

ISBN-13: 9780520208803

ISBN-10: 3050025417

ISBN-13: 9783050025414

Referred to as by means of Plutarch ''the oldest and maximum of Alexander's successors,'' Antigonos the One-Eyed (382-301 BC) was once the dominant determine in the course of the 1st 1/2 the Diadoch interval, ruling lots of the Asian territory conquered via the Macedonians in the course of his ultimate 20 years. Billows presents the first designated learn of this nice basic and administrator, constructing him as a key contributor to the Hellenistic monarchy and nation. After a profitable occupation less than Philip and Alexander, Antigonos rose to strength over the Asian component of Alexander's conquests. Embittered via the chronic hostility of those that managed the ecu and Egyptian components of the empire, he attempted to put off those competitors, an ambition which resulted in his ultimate defeat in 301. In a corrective to the normal causes of his goals, Billows exhibits that Antigonos was once scarcely encouraged by way of Alexander, trying to rule West Asia and the Aegean, instead of the entire of Alexander's Empire.

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Juni 79 39 Jahre, fünf Monate und 25 Tage alt gewesen. Sekundärliteratur • • • • Hermann Bengtson: Die Flavier. Vespasian, Titus und Domitian. Geschichte eines römischen Kaiserhauses. H. Beck, München 1979. ISBN 3-406-04018-7 Zusammenfassende Darstellung von einem der bekanntesten deutschen Althistoriker der jüngeren Vergangenheit. Helmut Castritius: Die flavische Familie. Frauen neben Vespasian, Titus und Domitian. ): Die Kaiserinnen Roms. H. Beck, München 2002. S. 164–186, besonders S. 166-169.

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