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By Günther Hölbl

This compelling narrative presents the one finished consultant in English to the increase and decline of Ptolemaic rule in Egypt over 3 centuries - from the loss of life of Alexander in 323 BC to the tragic deaths of Antony and Cleopatra in 30 BC.
The skilful integration of fabric from an unlimited array of assets permits the reader to track the political and non secular improvement of 1 of the main strong empires of the traditional jap Mediterranean. It exhibits how the good fortune of the Ptolemies used to be due partly to their adoption of many beneficial properties of the Egyptian Pharaohs who preceded them - their deification and investment of cults and temples all through Egypt.

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