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A Companion to Ancient Macedonia



A Companion to Ancient Macedonia

Joseph Roisman (Editor), Ian Worthington (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-444-35163-7 July 2011 Wiley-Blackwell 696 Pages


The most comprehensive and up-to-date work available on ancient Macedonian history and material culture, A Companion to Ancient Macedonia is an invaluable reference for students and scholars alike.
  • Features new, specially commissioned essays by  leading and up-and-coming scholars in the field
  • Examines the political, military, social, economic, and cultural history of ancient Macedonia from the Archaic period to the end of Roman period and beyond
  • Discusses the importance of art, archaeology and architecture
  • All ancient sources are translated in English
  • Each chapter includes bibliographical essays for further reading
List of Contributors.

Preface: For Readers – and Reviewers.



List of Maps.

List of Figures.

List of Plates.

Part 1 Preamble.

Part 2 Evidence.

Part 3 Macedonia and Macedonians.

Part 4 History.

Part 5 Neighbours.

Part 6 Politics, Society, Economy, and Culture.

Part 7 After Rome.