The Hellenistic Period: Historical Sources in Translation
Copyright © 1981, 2004 by Roger S. Bagnall and Peter Derow
Editor(s): Roger S. Bagnall, Peter Derow
Published Online: 13 DEC 2007
Print ISBN: 9781405101325
Online ISBN: 9780470752760
About this Book
This book presents in translation 175 of the most revealing documents that have survived on stone and papyrus from the Hellenistic period.
- Presents over 150 sources in translation.
- Captures the political, social, economic and religious dynamism of the Hellenistic kingdoms and cities.
- Covers the entire Hellenistic world, with extensive coverage of the Ptolemaic kingdom.