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Author Grainger, John D., 1939-

Title The Syrian wars [electronic resource] / by John D. Grainger.

Imprint Leiden [Netherlands] ; Boston : Brill, 2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xvii, 447 p. : maps.
Series Mnemosyne. Supplements. History and archaeology of classical antiquity, 0169-8958 ; v. 320
Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum ; 320.
Mnemosyne, bibliotheca classica Batava. Supplementum. History and archaeology of classical antiquity.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prologue: Syria's importance revealed -- Syria divided -- Cold war -- The new kings, and the first Syrian war -- Competitive developing -- The second Syrian war -- Increasing strains -- The third war, the 'War of Laodike' -- The Seleukid collapse -- The fourth war -- The reversal, the Ptolemaic collapse -- The fifth war, the triumph of Antiochos III -- Changing priorities -- The sixth war, and the 'day of Eleusis' -- Mutual troubles and a new agenda -- The seventh war, the triumph of Ptolemy Philometor -- The legacy of Philometor -- The eighth war, the last chance for union -- The ninth, and last, war.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Ptolemaic dynasty, 305-30 B.C.
Seleucids -- History.
Syria -- History, Military.
Syria -- History -- 333 B.C.-634 A.D.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9789004180505 (hardback : alk. paper)
9004180508 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004188310 (e-book)

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