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Pyrrhus, King of Epirus

Hopkins, Charles

Pyrrhus, King of Epirus

a tragedy : acted at the New Theatre in Little Lincoln"s-Inn-Fields by His Majesty"s servants

by Hopkins, Charles

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Published by Printed for Samuel Briscoe ... Peter Buck ... and Daniel Dring ... in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pyrrhus, -- King of Epirus, -- 318-272 B.C. -- Drama

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten by Mr. Hopkins.
    GenreDrama.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 358:2.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[9], 48, [2] p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16745013M

      Pyrrhus was born into the royal house of Epirus, northwest Greece, but his mother was forced to flee into exile to protect his life when he was a mere infant. Yet he prospered in troubled times and rose from a refugee to a king. Always an adventurer he was deeply involved in the cut-and-thrust Brand: Pen and Sword. Pyrrhus (c. – BC), became king of Epirus in BC. In his life, he sought to emulate the deeds of his kinsman of Alexander the Great, and proved an able commander, named by Hannibal as second only to Alexander among the Great Captains of the day.

      Read "Pyrrhus, King of Epirus (Illustrated) Makers of History" by Jacob Abbott available from Rakuten Kobo. In respect to the heroes of ancient history, who lived in times antecedent to the period when the regular records of aut Brand: Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher. Introduction: the peoples of Epirus, and their confederation before the accession of Pyrrhus as King of the Molossians. * Chronology of the reign of Pyrrhus, BC. * The appearance of Pyrrhus. * Pyrrhus as general: his books on the art of war; his coucillors.

    Pyrrhus was born into the royal house of Epirus, northwest Greece, but his mother was forced to flee into exile to protect his life when he was a mere infant. Yet he prospered in troubled times and rose from a refugee to a king. Always an adventurer he wa. Pyrrhus or Pyrrhos (Greek: Πύρρος της Ηπείρου, Pyrrhus of Epirus; BC) was an general of the Hellenistic was king of the Greek tribe of Molossians, of the royal Aeacid house (from ca. BC), and later he became King of Epirus (, BC) and Macedon (, BC). He was one of the strongest opponents of early ity control: BNF: cb (data), .


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Pyrrhus of Epirus: The Life and Legacy of One of the Ancient World’s Most Famous Generals by Charles River Editors | out of 5 stars 2. Pyrrhus (c. – BC), became king of Epirus in BC. In his life, he sought to emulate Pyrrhus deeds of his kinsman of Alexander the Great, and proved an able commander, named by Hannibal as second only to Alexander among the Great Captains of the day.

Champion fits Pyrrhus into his times. Pyrrhus of Epirus has always been one of antiquity’s characters that fascinated me. Afterall Pyrrhus was one of the first eastern potentates to take on Rome. The book is written in a readable manner an laid out in Pyrrhus order.

Albeit the reader gets treated on some fairly detailed descriptions of battles and battle tactics/5(35). Pyrrhus: King of Epirus Hardcover – March 1, by Petros Garoufalias (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — $ 3/5(1).

Pyrrhus King of Epirus. Petros Garouphalias. Stacey International, - Biography & Autobiography - pages. 0 Reviews.

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Pyrrhus, (born bce —diedArgos, Argolis), king of Hellenistic Epirus whose costly military successes against Macedonia and Rome gave rise to the phrase “Pyrrhic victory.” His Memoirs and books on the art of war were quoted and praised by many ancient authors, including Cicero.

Upon becoming ruler at the age of 12, Pyrrhus allied himself with Demetrius, son of Antigonus I. Description: Originally published inthis book contains the text of the Prince Consort Prize Essay for on the subject of Epirus, the region on the periphery of the ancient Greek world and mostly remembered for their king Pyrrhus of Epirus.

Cross examines the presentation of Epirus in historical and literary records from elsewhere in. Pyrrhus, King of Epirus. Makers of History.

Jacob Abbott. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader.

Pyrrhus King of Epirus. London: Stacey International, (OCoLC) Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Petros Garouphalias.

Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number: # King of Epirus Pyrrhus\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. Pyrrhus of Epirus by Jeff Champion is infinitely readable, and is the first book I have read by this particular author.

Pyrrhus is certainly one of the better known characters of antiquity, known as one of the first eastern potentates to clash with Rome (to mixed result)/5.

Originally published inthis book contains the text of the Prince Consort Prize Essay for on the subject of Epirus, the region on the periphery of the ancient Greek world and mostly remembered for their king Pyrrhus of Epirus. Download Originally published inthis book contains the text of the Prince Consort Prize Essay for on the subject of Epirus, the region on the periphery of the ancient Greek world and mostly remembered for their king Pyrrhus of Epirus.

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Sangwon rated it really liked it. Top 10 saddest anime deaths. flag Like /5. Pyrrhus, King of Epirus: a tragedy: acted at the New Theatre in Little Lincoln's-Inn-Fields by His Majesty's servants by Charles Hopkins () Pyrrhus by Jacob Abbott (Book).

This book is a good general presentation of the military career of Pyrrhus of Epirus targeted at the general reader (as opposed to the historian).

It is mostly well-written although it suffers, at times, from some oversweeping and over-simplified statements (such as light infantry being generally "ineffectual")/5(29).

Pyrrhus of Epirus: Enemy of Rome History Time. Loading Unsubscribe from History Time. Pyrrhus: Before Rome DOCUMENTARY - Duration: Kings and Generalsviews. Pyrrhus of Epirus. King of Epirus IX (, BC) King of Macedon XXXIII (, – BC) King of Syracuse XV (– BC) Pyrrhus (/ˈpɪrəs/; Πύρρος, Pyrrhos; / BC) was a Greek general and statesman of the Hellenistic en: Ptolemy.

Buy Pyrrhus, King of Epirus by Garoufalias, Petros E. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.3/5(1). 23 Jan - Pyrrhus (/– BC) was a Greek general and statesman. He was king of the Greek tribe of Molossians, of the royal Aeacid house (from c.

BC), and later he became king of Epirus and Macedon. He was one of the strongest opponents of early Rome. Some of his battles, though successful, caused him heavy losses, from which the term Pyrrhic victory was coined pins.

Pyrrhus lived between BCE and BCE, and he was king of Epirus for the last 25 years of his life. He also ruled Macedonia on two separate occasions, from BCE and from BCE In addition to these achievements, Plutarch recorded that Hannibal regarded this mercurial leader as the greatest commander the world had ever known.

Livy on Pyrrhus. The Roman historian Titus Livius or Livy (59 BCE - 17 CE) is the writer of the authorized version of the history of the Roman republic. Many of the books of the History of Rome from its beginning are now lost; however, we do have an excerpt, the bookshe described the war against Pyrrhus, in which the Romans conquered southern Italy.Jeff Champion is a Customs and Excise officer in Australia.

He has written numerous articles on Hellenistic warfare for specialist journals such as Slingshot, the journal of the Society of Ancients. His first book, Pyrrhus of Epirus, was published by Pen & Sword in and received very good : £Hardcover. p. A 1/4 black cloth hardcover book in good condition.

Foot of spine chipped. Lacks front free endpaper. Stamps on rear free endpaper. Otherwise clean and tight.

A biography of Pyrrhus of Epirus, the Hellenistic Greek statesman, from the popular MAKERS OF HISTORY series. Contains occasional black and white engravings.