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Author Holt, Frank Lee.

Title Alexander the Great and the mystery of the elephant medallions / Frank L. Holt
Published Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 198 pages, 5 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, maps
Series Hellenistic culture and society ; 44
Hellenistic culture and society ; 44
Contents Chapter 1: Man of mystery -- Chapter 2: A treasure -- Chapter 3: Picking a fight -- Chapter 4: Whose pachyderm, whole or halved? -- Chapter 5: Another treasure -- Chapter 6: A closer look -- Chapter 7: A dark and stormy night
Summary To all those who witnessed his extraordinary conquests, from Albania to India, Alexander the Great appeared invincible. How Alexander himself promoted this appearance is the subject of this book
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-189) and index
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Subject Alexander, the Great, 356 B.C.-323 B.C. -- Numismatics.
Coins, Ancient.
Coins, Greek.
Elephants in numismatics.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003008772
ISBN 0520238818 (alk. paper)
0520244834 (print)
052093878X (electronic bk.)
9780520238817 (alk. paper)
9780520244832 (print)
9780520938786 (electronic bk.)