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Cleopatra : a biography / Duane W. Roller.

By: Roller, Duane W
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2010.Description: xi, 252 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780195365535Subject(s): Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt, d. 30 B.C | Queens -- Egypt -- Biography | Egypt -- Kings and rulers -- Biography | Egypt -- History -- 332-30 B.CDDC classification: 932/.021092 | B
Contents:
Cleopatra's ancestry and background -- The Ptolemaic heritage and the involvement with Rome -- Cleopatra's youth and education -- Becoming queen (51-47 BC) -- Consolidating the empire (47-40 BC) -- The peak years (40-34 BC) -- The operation of the kingdom -- Scholarship and culture at the court of Cleopatra -- Downfall (34-30 BC) -- Outline of Cleopatra's life and career -- Genealogy of the later Ptolemies -- Cleopatra's mother -- Was Cleopatra a Roman citizen? -- Some ancient literary descriptions of Cleopatra -- The iconography of Cleopatra VII.
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Book British Museum
Egypt and Sudan Shelves JA1A.ROL (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 54063000205677

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Cleopatra's ancestry and background -- The Ptolemaic heritage and the involvement with Rome -- Cleopatra's youth and education -- Becoming queen (51-47 BC) -- Consolidating the empire (47-40 BC) -- The peak years (40-34 BC) -- The operation of the kingdom -- Scholarship and culture at the court of Cleopatra -- Downfall (34-30 BC) -- Outline of Cleopatra's life and career -- Genealogy of the later Ptolemies -- Cleopatra's mother -- Was Cleopatra a Roman citizen? -- Some ancient literary descriptions of Cleopatra -- The iconography of Cleopatra VII.

NAESSEPOCT, AES2010