A History of Egypt under the Ptolemaic Dynasty (Routledge by Edwyn Bevan PDF

By Edwyn Bevan

First released in 1927, this identify provides a well-regarded research of this interesting and infrequently over-looked interval of Egyptian background, either for the overall reader and the scholar of Hellenism.

Edwyn Bevan describes his paintings as ‘an try to inform afresh the tale of an excellent experience, Greek rule within the land of the Pharaohs…which ends with the amazing episode of Cleopatra’. the result's a awesome synthesis of ancient scholarship, prose type and breadth of imaginative and prescient, with the intention to nonetheless turn out to be of worth to Egypt fanatics and scholars of Egyptology.

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