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By Philip A. Stadter

A accomplished photograph of the lifestyles and paintings of an enormous determine one of the Greek-speaking authors of the Roman Empire. Arrian is our premier resource for Alexander the nice and the writer of 3 different significant historic works and a couple of shorter essays and treatises. This, the 1st book-length examine of Arrian in English during this century, makes a priceless contribution to our knowing of Greek historiography and of the highbrow lifetime of the second one century A.D.

Originally released in 1980.

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