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Greeks in Bactria & India.

W. W. Tarn

Greeks in Bactria & India.

by W. W. Tarn

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • Bactria,
  • India.
    • Subjects:
    • Greeks -- India,
    • Hellenism,
    • India -- History -- To 324 B.C,
    • Bactria -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [xv]-xviii.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS451 .T3 1951
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiii, 561 p.
      Number of Pages561
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6110416M
      LC Control Number52006532
      OCLC/WorldCa411708

      The Greeks in Bactria and India by William Woodthorpe Tarn starting at $ The Greeks in Bactria and India has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The Greeks in Bactria and India by W.W. Tarn. New Delhi, India: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd., The history of the Euthydemids, the fifth of the Hellenistic dynasties, and of the far Eastern division of Alexander's Empire which they ruled, has hitherto been written only by Indian historians as a part of the history of Iran and of Northern India.

      A book of the British Museum about the royal coinage of the Greek and Scythian Kings in Bactria and India. For those who wish to read it, it's available below, in pdf form for free. We should point out that this is a quite old edition; therefore the some names, are written in a different manner- for example, the name of Kanishka is written as.   Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states. The book begins with an overview of the Seleucid settlement, providing a background to the relations between Greeks and Asiatics after the death of Alexander the Great.

      Page lxviii - Attic standard weigh grains and the drachm 66 grains, and it is also admitted that from the time of Eucratides the Greek kings of Bactria adopted a native standard. This new standard seems to be identical with that called by metrologists the Persian, on which [silver] coins were struck in all parts of the Persian empire, notably the Sigli stamped with the figure of the.   If anyone has good sources for this subject I'd be interested. I know W.W. Tarn has an old book The Greeks in Bactria and India but that it is very speculative and is discounted by most today. I also know of another book Thundering Zeus: The Making of Hellenistic Bactria by Frank Holt which I plan on reading in the future. dagoat Feb


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Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states.

The book begins with an overview of the Seleucid settlement, providing a background to the relations between Greeks and Asiatics after the death of Alexander the by: The book begins with an overview of the Seleucid settlement, providing a background to the relations between Greeks and Asiatics after the death of Alexander the Great.

Covering the period from to Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states/5. The Greeks in Bactria and India.

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Referring to classical Western and Indian sources, as well as numismatics, the author gives a multi-faceted account of their dynastic rule and conquest. Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states.

The book begins with an overview of the Seleucid settlement, providing a background to the relations between Greeks and Asiatics after the death of Alexander the Great.4/5(22).

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By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History. Indian soldiers in the Persian army fought on Greek soil, and Greeks such as Scylax made explorations in India for the Persians.

The Greeks of Bactria under Diodotus gained their independence from the Seleucids as a result of open revolt or. Bobrinskoy, "Greeks in Bactria and India.W. Tarn," Classical Philol no. 2 (Apr., ): The Greeks in Bactria and India Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states.

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Publication Date. Buy This Book. $ plus shipping. By purchasing books through this website, you support our non-profit organization. Ancient History Encyclopedia receives a small. The Greeks in Bactria and India Tarn, William Woodthorpe Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states.

Written by a highly regarded scholar in the field, this is the first published study on the Greek kingdoms of Bactria and India that treats them as Hellenistic states.

The book begins with an overview of the Seleucid settlement, providing a background to the relations between Greeks and Asiatics after the death of Alexander the : William Woodthorpe Tarn. The history of the Indo-Greeks is placed on a firm basis of chronology, and is seen against more than one background-the world of the heirs of Alexander in western Asia, that of the successors of the Mauryas in India and the local elements in Bactria at.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tarn, W.W. (William Woodthorpe), Greeks in Bactria & India. Cambridge: University Press.Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. Find The Greeks In Bactria and India by Tarn, W W at Biblio.

Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers. COVID Update. May 1, Biblio is open and shipping orders.The Greeks in the Indian Subcontinent were eventually divided from the Graeco-Bactrians centered in Bactria (now the border between Afghanistan and Uzbekistan), and the Indo-Greeks in the present-day north-western Indian Subcontinent.

The most famous Indo-Greek ruler was Menander (Milinda).Common languages: Greek (Greek alphabet).