The Resource Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world, edited by Paul McKechnie and Philippe Guillaume

Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world, edited by Paul McKechnie and Philippe Guillaume

Label
Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world
Title
Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul McKechnie and Philippe Guillaume
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ptolemy II Philadelphus, second Macedonian king of Egypt (282-246BC), captured intellectual high ground by founding the Alexandrian Library and Museum, and cemented celebrity status by bankrolling his courtesans' endeavours in Olympic chariot-racing. This book analyses a range of key aspects of Phiadelphus' world
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
932/.021092
Index
index present
LC call number
DT92.P7
LC item number
P86 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Mnemosyne supplements,
  • History and archaeology of classical antiquity
Series volume
v. 300.
Label
Ptolemy II Philadelphus and his world, edited by Paul McKechnie and Philippe Guillaume
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 409-454) and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface; Contributors; Abbreviations; Introduction -- Paul McKechnie; ALPHA A NEW MORNING OPENED ... IN THE LECTURE-ROOM; BETA FROM ZEUS LET US BEGIN ... ; GAMMA COUNTLESS ARE THE LANDS ... BUT NO LAND BRINGS FORTH SO MUCH AS LOW-LYING EGYPT; DELTA HOW HAS IT NOT OCCURRED TO ANY OF THE HISTORIANS OR POETS TO MAKE MENTION OF SUCH ENORMOUS ACHIEVEMENTS?; EPSILON ... AND WITH ZEUS MAKE END, YE MUSES; Bibliography; General Index; Index of Passages Cited
Control code
ocn567559518
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 488 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047424208
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004170896.i-488
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2808231x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567559518
  • ebsco9047424204
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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