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Philip II of Macedon

a life from the ancient sources

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Greece,
  • Macedonia
    • Subjects:
    • Philip II, King of Macedonia, 382-336 B.C.,
    • Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C.,
    • Macedonia -- History -- To 168 B.C.,
    • Greece -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.,
    • Macedonia -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-191) and index.

      Statementcompiled, edited, and translated by Alfred S. Bradford ; illustrated by Pamela M. Bradford.
      ContributionsBradford, Alfred S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDF233.8.P59 P47 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 199 p. :
      Number of Pages199
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1700038M
      ISBN 100275942503
      LC Control Number92000235

      Philip II (Roman copy of a Hellenistic bust) A prominent example involves Philip II of Macedon. After invading southern Greece and receiving the submission of other key city-states, he turned his . Philip II of Macedon was a king who ruled the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon from to B. C.

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      Study Confirms Remains as Philip II of Macedon The tomb was one of three excavated from the same mound in the late s by Greek archaeologist Manolis Andronikos. This tomb, known as Tomb II, .   Philip II of Macedon was born in B.C.E. in Aegae. He was the son of King Amyntas III. He was the 18th king of Macedonia and ruled from to B.C.E. Macedon was unstable during Philip II’s youth. During an invasion by the Greek city-state of Thebes, Philip .


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Philip II was surely one of the most influential figures of antiquity, turning Macedonia from a marginal state into a superpower. Unfortunately, the sources for his life are limited, so Worthington struggles to fill this book with facts and has to pad out the book Cited by: Philip II of Macedon book.

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