By D. M. Lewis, John Boardman, Simon Hornblower, M. Ostwald
Quantity VI of the recent version of The Cambridge old heritage covers years that come with the increase of Macedon and the campaigns of Alexander the good. the amount treats the politics and economic system not just of previous Greece but in addition of the close to East and the western Mediterranean. It has sections at the endured improvement of classical artwork and the formation of the philosophical faculties in Athens. This moment variation, thoroughly replanned and rewritten, is a whole and trustworthy advisor to the advances in scholarship of the previous sixty-five years.
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