Kings and Kingship in the Hellenistic World, 350-30 BC /

Between c.350 BC and 30 BC, the Mediterranean world was one in which kings ruled. The exceptions were the Greek cities and Roman Italy. But for most of that period, neither of these republican areas was central to events. For the crucial centuries between Alexander the Great and the Roman conquest o...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Grainger, John D., 1939- (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UK : Pen & Sword Military, 2017.
Table of Contents:
  • Becoming a king
  • Kings and the gods
  • Kings and kings
  • Kings, wives, and children
  • Kings and palaces
  • Kings and governing
  • Kings and people
  • Kings and cities
  • Kings and war
  • Kings and death
  • Kings and intellectuals
  • Usurpations, legitimacy, and extinctions
  • Kings and Rome
  • Appendix 1. Dynasties
  • Appendix 2. Suppression of monarchies.