Book by Jouguet, Pierre
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Book Description Ares Pub, 1978. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0890052565
Book Description ARE. Soft Cover. Book Condition: New. Excellent New Book. 2 vols. in 1. Sometime Member of the French School at Athens, Professor at the University of Paris, Correspondent of the Institute of France, Jouguet begins with Alexander's campaign against the Persian Empire. The author proceeds to the establishment of the Empire of Asia, which, after the Indian campaign, was transformed to a world empire. Jouguet examines carefully the character of the Macedonian hegemony, its administrative ability and the new Greek cities which sprang up in the new territories. The dismemberment of the Empire after Alexander's death, and the rivalry of the powers, precede the examination of the Hellenistic world with emphasis on the Hellenization of Egypt and the birth of the Greco-Oriental kingdoms. Extensive bibliography, notes and many maps. 440pp. Bookseller Inventory # 200090