From Cyrus to Alexander a history of the Persian Empire

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Full title: From Cyrus to Alexander [electronic resource] : a history of the Persian Empire / Pierre Briant ; translated by Peter T. Daniels.
Alternative titles: Histoire de l'Empire perse. English
Main author: Briant, Pierre.
Corporate Author: Ebook Central Academic Complete.
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Other authors: Daniels, Peter T.
Format: eBook           
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Table of Contents:
  • pt. 1. The empire-builders : from Cyrus to Darius
  • pt. 2. The great king
  • pt. 3. Territories, populations, and the dependent economy
  • pt. 4. From Xerxes to Darius III : an empire in turmoil
  • pt. 5. The fourth century and the empire of Darius III in the Achaemenid Longue Durée : a prospective assessment
  • pt. 6. The fall of an empire : (336-330).