By Carol J. King

The first English-language monograph on old Macedonia in virtually thirty years, Carol J. King's e-book offers an in depth narrative account of the increase and fall of Macedonian strength within the Balkan Peninsula and the Aegean area throughout the five-hundred-year interval of the Macedonian monarchy from the 7th to the second one century BCE. King attracts mostly on historic literary assets for her account, bringing up either modern and later classical authors. fabric proof from the fields of archaeology, epigraphy, and numismatics can also be explored.


Ancient Macedonia balances ancient proof with interpretations—those of the writer in addition to different historians—and encourages the reader to have interaction heavily with the resource fabric and the old questions that fabric frequently increases. This quantity can be of significant curiosity to either lower than- and post-graduate scholars, and people seeking to comprehend the basics of the period.

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The 1st English-language monograph on old Macedonia in virtually thirty years, Carol J. King's ebook presents an in depth narrative account of the increase and fall of Macedonian energy within the Balkan Peninsula and the Aegean sector through the five-hundred-year interval of the Macedonian monarchy from the 7th to the second one century BCE.

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