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Phoenicia and western Asia to the Macedonian conquest.

Raymond Weill

Phoenicia and western Asia to the Macedonian conquest.

by Raymond Weill

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Published by B. Blom in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Phoenicia,
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Phoenicia -- History.,
    • Middle East -- History -- To 622.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated by Ernest F. Row.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS81 .W43 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination208 p.
      Number of Pages208
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4584408M
      LC Control Number77174392

      With the establishment of trade routes to Europe and western Asia, Phoenicia was to acquire wealth and position that rivalled Rome. The Phoenicians were the great pioneers of civilisation. Intrepid, inventive, enterprising, they at once made vast progress in the arts themselves, and carried their knowledge, their active habits, and their. The largest boundaries of the Empire of Greece around BC were as follows the Northern Boundary were the Black Sea and the Caspian Sea, the Western Boundary was Macedonia and Greece, the Eastern Boundary were the cities in and around India and the Southern Boundary went all the way to Libya and Egypt.

      Section 2 The Rise of Macedonia and Alexander the Great The growing disunity of the Greek city-states during the 4th century B.C. soon opened the door to a new invader, the Macedonians. As with so many civilizations, the Greeks too became victims of invasion by these less civilized neighbors on their borders. Babylon. The conquest of Babylonia and its incorporation into the Persian empire automatically made Cyrus the ruler of all the countries in the west, including Syria and Palestine, as far as the borders of Egypt. Cyrus was the master of the whole of western Asia. At this time the Phoenician city-states, of their own free will.

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Phoenicia and western Asia to the Macedonian conquest Hardcover – January 1, by Raymond Weill (Author)Author: Raymond Weill. Phoenicia and western Asia to the Macedonian conquest. London, George G.

Harrap [] (OCoLC) Online version: Weill, Raymond, Phoenicia and western Asia to the Macedonian conquest. London, George G. Harrap [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Raymond Weill.

Get this from a library. Phoenicia and western Asia to the Macedonian conquest. [Raymond Weill]. Oxfam Books & Music Salisbury Good condition 1st UK edition No DJ.

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The term Syrophoenician was narrower still. It meant a Syrian in Phoenicia. At the western arm of the river Nile, he founded the city of Alexandria. In springtime he came back towards Tyre, equipped a new Macedonian satrap intended for Syria, in addition to able to progress in Mesopotamia.

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Phœnicia now forms one of the most important Turkish vilayets of Syria with Beyrout as its. Phoenicia remained faithful to her Persian rulers about years, but when the general revolt of the western satraps occurred in BC, Phoenicia seems to have favored them, but no open rebellion broke out untilwhen Sidon, under her king Tabnit II (Tennes), boldly declared her independence and induced most of the Phoenician cities to do.

Phoenicia and Western Asia, to the Macedonian Conquest. By Raymond Weill. Translated by Ernest F. Row. (Harrap). In this small volume Professor Weill of the Sorbonne provides a lucid and suggestive survey of the part played by Phoenicia in the early history of the Orient.

Forming a narrow coastal strip, with. Today, Phoenician monuments and inscriptions continue to turn up in archaeological sites in the Near East, Greece, Turkey, Macedonia, the Adriatic, North Africa, Spain and the islands thereof.

Across the centuries, foreign invaders of the Phoenician homeland had a negative impact on the Phoenician language and a time came when Western Aramaic. north-western corner of Asia Minor, and to take the offensive against the Macedonian force which had crossed the straits before Philip's death.

The Persian garrisons in this quarter were strongly reinforced with troops of a good quality, drawn from the remoter provinces of the empire, as from Persia Proper, Media, Hyrcania, and Bactria.

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The campaigns in Western Asia and Phoenicia ; book 3. The Egyptian sojourn and the campaign against Darius ; book 4. The campaign in Bactria and Sogdiana ; book 5. The Indian campaign ; book 6. The Indian campaign and the return from the East ; book 7.

The return to Babylon. Conquest of the Mediterranean coast and Egypt. From Issus Alexander marched south into Syria and Phoenicia, his object being to isolate the Persian fleet from its bases and so to destroy it as an effective fighting Phoenician cities Marathus and Aradus came over quietly, and Parmenio was sent ahead to secure Damascus and its rich booty, including Darius’s war chest.

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