From Cyrus to Alexander : a history of the Persian Empire

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Full title: From Cyrus to Alexander : a history of the Persian Empire / Pierre Briant ; translated by Peter T. Daniels.
Main author: Briant, Pierre.
Other authors: Daniels, Peter T, (Translator)
Format: Book           
Edition: 1st English translated edition, extensively augmented & revised.


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).