Cleopatra Reassessed (Occasional Paper)

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British Museum Press
African history: BCE to c 500 CE, Biography: historical, History - General History, History, History: World, Ancient Egypt, Ancient - Egypt, 332-30 B.C, Biography, Cleopatra,, Egypt, Queen of Egypt,, Queens, d. 3
ContributionsSusan Walker (Editor), Sally-Ann Ashton (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
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Open LibraryOL8308258M
ISBN 100861591038
ISBN 139780861591039

Cleopatra Reassessed book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This volume presents the work of a lively international symposium acc Format: Paperback. Get this from a library. Cleopatra reassessed. [Susan Walker; Sally-Ann Ashton; British Museum.;] -- "This volume presents the work of a lively international symposium accompanying the special exhibition Cleopatra of Egypt: from History to Myth, held at.

Cleopatra Reassessed (Occasional Paper) by Susan Walker (Editor), Sally-Anne Ashton (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Cleopatra is a American epic historical drama film directed by Joseph L.

Mankiewicz, with a screenplay adapted by Mankiewicz, Ranald MacDougall and Sidney Buchman from the book The Life and Times of Cleopatra by Carlo Maria Franzero, and from histories by Plutarch, Suetonius, and stars Elizabeth Taylor in the eponymous role.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Susan Walker, Sally-Ann Ashton. Bibliography. Many, many books, scholarly articles and works of fiction have been written about Cleopatra, her family, life and times.

As this book is primarily aimed at the general reader, I have listed here the more accessible and up to date, giving preference to those written in English. This paper explores a variety of evidence for relations between Cleopatra VII, the last Ptolemaic ruler of Egypt, and her Jewish subjects.

In the first part of the paper, the focus is on the profoundly negative portrait of the queen in the works of Josephus, with particular attention to Cleopatra's alleged antipathy to Alexandrian Jews in Josephus's Against : Sarah Pearce.

Cleopatra reassessed. Request This. Title Cleopatra reassessed / edited by Susan Walker, Sally-Ann Ashton. Format Book Published London: British Museum, c paper (British Museum) ; no. Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. Subject headings Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, B.C.

Queens--Egypt Cleopatra Selene (Greek: Κλεοπάτρα Σελήνη; c. between and – 69 BC) was the monarch of Syria as Cleopatra II Selene (82–69 Cleopatra Reassessed book. She was the daughter of Ptolemy VIII of Egypt by Cleopatra III, in whose political manoeuvrers Cleopatra Selene, favoured by her mother, became a BC, Cleopatra III forced her son Ptolemy IX to divorce his sister-wife Cleopatra Predecessor: Cleopatra IV.

Cleopatra: a sphinx revisited / edited by Margaret M. Miles. Format Book Published Berkeley: University of California Press, c Description xii, p.: ill. ; 24 cm. Other contributors Miles, Margaret Melanie. Uniform series Joan Palevsky imprint in classical literature.

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1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars * Note: these are all the books on Goodreads for this author. To add more books, click here. The book is structured in eight chapters, six of which detail what the sources tell us of Cleopatra VII’s daughter Cleopatra Selene, Glaphyra of Cappadocia, Salome of Judaea, Dynamis of Bosporus, Pythodoris of Pontos, Aba of Olbia and Mousa of Parthia.

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Afterward, she’d reassessed her appearance in terms of her future role in the clan and had realized that really wasn’t how a prima-in-waiting should dress.

She got rid of the pink streak, the combat boots. Now she wore a lot of dresses and skirts, and sandals and flats. Strange Magic (The Witches of Cleopatra Hill Book 9) Menu4/5(32). Peter van Minnen (PhD ) is an ancient historian broadly interested in the society, economy, and culture of the Roman Empire, including Early Christianity and Late Antiquity.

He is an authority on papyri from Greco-Roman Egypt and made world news in with the discovery of the so-called Cleopatra papyrus. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Sally Ann Ashton books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.

BIBLIOGRAPHY. CLASSICAL SOURCES. The Alexandrian War. Appian, Roman History Apuleius, The Golden Ass Arrian, History of Alexander Athenaeus, Banquet of the Learned (The Deipnosophists) Augustus (Octavian), Res Gestae Divi Augustus Aulus Gelius, Attic Nights Catullus, Poems Cicero, Tusculum Disputations, Letters to Atticus, Letters to Friends.

Cleopatra Reassessed by Susan Walker, Sally-Ann Ashton. Presents the work of a lively international symposium held at the British Museum in Cleopatra: A Sourcebook by Prudence J.

Jones. A series of readings about Cleopatra -- historical, literary, and documentary -- extending from ancient times to the 20th century. The poetry of the Augustan period, although eloquent, helped to destroy her reputation. For example, in Book 8 of the Aeneid (Vergil ) the Battle of Actium is described, but Cleopatra is not named, called only the “Egyptian mate” of Antony.

Propertius (), also not deigning to mention her by name, ranked her with the sorceress. I enjoyed this book, even though the author's style is a little dry.

Hatchepsut is a fascinating topic, and I firmly believe there should be more books about women, written by women. Unfortunately, I don't have much background in Egyptian history and the story feels unfixed in time/5(40).

book. In chapters 5, 'Cleopatra Architecta', and 6, 'Alexandria on the Tiber', Kleiner discusses Cleopatra's relationship with Caesar and her visits to Rome in 46 and 44 BC and speculates on Cleopatra's possible involvement in Caesar's building projects, including his remodeling of the Roman Forum and construction of the Julian Forum.

Cleopatra 'to show the Romans her country, wealth and power' Even Roller's very recent book-length treatment of Cleopatra, while admitting that the expedition should be viewed as more than a mere 'pleasure cruise', characterizes it primarily as an occasion for Caesar to engage in 'geographical reconnaissance' and to seek the source of the Nile.

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Mary Beard, The Roman Triumph (Harvard ),suggests they are Julia and Drusus, children of Augustus and Livia by earlier marriages, but the images strongly resemble Cleopatra and Antony.

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Goddio, Cleopatra: the search for the last queen of Egypt Adrian Goldsworthy, Antony and Cleopatra Joann Fletcher, Cleopatra the Great: the woman behind the legend 5.

Contemporary sources are few: a handful of isolated documents from Egypt and Cyprus, a few coins, and doubtfully attributed portrait sculptures, and the odd. The 's off display Cleopatra becomes a brand, a marketing chance for oriental jewellery, perfume and clothing.

The emphasis of the movie is on not on Cleopatra, the strong and forceful head, but rather on Cleopatra - the historical number, who is first and for some the woman interacting with with both great loves of her life - Caesar and.

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