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By Waldemar Heckel

This considerably revised and up to date moment variation of The Marshals of Alexander’s Empire (1992) examines Alexander’s most crucial officials, who commanded military devices and have been excited by army and political deliberations. Chapters on those males were elevated, giving higher consciousness to personalities, bias within the assets, and the social in addition to army surroundings, together with extra on familial connections and local origins in an try to create a greater figuring out of factions. the foremost confrontations, army and political, are handled in better element in the biographies, and a dialogue of the association and command constitution of the Makedonian military has been added.

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