Review: The Rise of the Seleukid Empire by John D Grainger

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Review: The Rise of the Seleukid Empire by John D Grainger

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After the death of Alexander, his generals fought a bitter, multipolar war for control over the vast empire he had created in a few short years, stretching from Macedonia to India.

Among the successful Successors (the Diadochi, Alexander's heirs) was Seleucus (the Roman usage), known in this book as Seleukos (the Greek usage). The latter, while less familiar, is probably the right name to use.

[AMAZONPRODUCTS asin="1783030534"]Seleukos founded a state, the Seleukid Empire, which lasted from...
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