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By Waldemar Heckel

This considerably revised and up to date moment version of The Marshals of Alexander’s Empire (1992) examines Alexander’s most crucial officials, who commanded military devices and have been curious about army and political deliberations. Chapters on those males were increased, giving larger recognition to personalities, bias within the assets, and the social in addition to army surroundings, together with extra on familial connections and neighborhood origins in an try to create a greater realizing of factions. the key 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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