Demetrius Sacker of Cities
ISBN: HB: 9780300259070, Yale University Press, February 2023
224 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 1 map
A portrait of one of the ancient world's first political celebrities, who veered from failure to success and back again. The life of Demetrius (337-283 BCE) serves as a through-line to the forty years following the death of Alexander (323-282 BCE),...
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Cleopatra Her History, Her Myth
ISBN: HB: 9780300256673, Yale University Press, November 2022
208 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 1 map
A feminist reinterpretation of the myths surrounding Cleopatra casts new light on the Egyptian queen and her legacy. The siren passionately in love with Mark Antony, the seductress who allegedly rolled out of a carpet she had herself smuggled in to...
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Crassus The First Tycoon
ISBN: HB: 9780300256604, Yale University Press, October 2022
184 pp., 21.5x13.9 cm, 1 map
The story of Rome's richest man, who died a humiliating desert death in search of military glory. Marcus Licinius Crassus (115-53 BCE) was a modern man in an ancient world, a pioneer disrupter of finance and politics, and the richest man of the last...
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