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Epirus
A Study in Greek Constitutional Development

  • Date Published: January 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107458673

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  • Originally published in 1932, this book contains the text of the Prince Consort Prize Essay for 1930 on the subject of Epirus, the region on the periphery of the ancient Greek world and mostly remembered for their king Pyrrhus of Epirus. Cross examines the presentation of Epirus in historical and literary records from elsewhere in Greece, and traces its development as a region from its early status as a collection of tribes until its conquest by the Romans in 146 BC. Several appendices containing family trees of the Epirote rulers and the text of certain inscriptions pertaining to the region are also included. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in this often overlooked region of the ancient world.

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    • Date Published: January 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107458673
    • length: 152 pages
    • dimensions: 198 x 129 x 8 mm
    • weight: 0.16kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction
    List of abbreviations
    Map
    1. Epirus and the Epirots
    2. The unification of Epirus
    3. The Hellenistic prince
    4. Monarchy and republic
    Appendices: I. The descendants of Achilles
    II. Dionysius and Alcetas
    III. King Neoptolemus, son of Alexander
    IV. Some inscriptions from Dodona
    V. The negotiations for a peace between Pyrrhus and Rome
    VI. The date of the death of King Acrotatus of Sparta
    VII. King Alexander II and the later Aeacids
    VIII. Epirus and Acarnania
    Index
    Pedigree.

  • Author

    Geoffrey Neale Cross

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