Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Alexander the Great by Waldemar Heckel

This source book presents new translations of the most important ancient writings on the life and legacy of Alexander the Great. * Provides comprehensive coverage of Alexander, from his family background to his military conquests, death and legacy. * Includes substantial extracts of texts written by historians, geographers, biographers and military writers. * A general introduction and introductions to each chapter set the sources in context. * Also includes a bibliography of modern works, visual sources and a map of Alexander's expedition.

Buy Alexander the Great by Waldemar Heckel from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780631228202
ISBN-10: 0631228209
Format: Hardback
(250mm x 174mm x 27mm)
Pages: 376
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 11-Nov-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Alexander the Great by Waldemar Heckel

Book Reviews - Alexander the Great by Waldemar Heckel

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Alexander the Great book by Waldemar Heckel and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Waldemar Heckel

Waldemar Heckel is Professor of Ancient History at the University of Calgary. He was a founding editor of the Ancient History Bulletin and is the author of numerous books and articles, including The Last Days and Testament of Alexander the Great (1988), The Marshals of Alexander's Empire (1992), and The Wars of Alexander the Great (2002). J. C. Yardley is Professor of Classics at the University of Ottawa and a past President of the Classical Association of Canada. His publications include translations of Quintus Curtius' History of Alexander, Livy 31-40, and Justin's Epitome of Trogus. His latest work is Justin and Pompeius Trogus (2003).

Books By Waldemar Heckel

Alexander's Marshals by Waldemar Heckel
Hardback, August 2016
Marshals of Alexander's Empire by Waldemar Heckel
Paperback, July 2012
Conquests of Alexander the Great by Waldemar Heckel
Paperback, March 2012
Dawn of the Roman Empire by Waldemar Heckel
Paperback, July 2009