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Institute of Continuing Education

This course is part of the Ancient and Classical Worlds Summer Programme.

To apply for this course, please enrol on the programme above, and then select the courses you wish to study. For more information about Summer Programmes please visit our Summer Programmes Page.

The course explores the achievements of Philip II and Alexander the Great against the context of their Macedonian heritage. We assess the realities behind the myth and romance of these colossal figures, approaching their achievements through modern accounts and, more particularly, from the writings of the Greeks and Romans.

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Course dates

16 Jul 2018 to 20 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

25 Jun 2018

Course director

Venue

International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
Cambridge
UK
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code

Ab1