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The last two kings of Macedon

Titus Livius

The last two kings of Macedon

extracts from the fourth and fifth decades. Selected and edited by F.H. Rawlins.

by Titus Livius

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesClassical series
ContributionsRawlins, F. H. 1850-1920
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPA6452 A9 1886
The Physical Object
Pagination215p.
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19635704M

2 Kings 1 Geneva Bible (GNV) The Second Book of the Kings. 1 2 Ahaziah by a fall falleth sick, and consulteth with Baal-Zebub. 3 He is reproved by Elijah. 10 The captains over fifty were sent to Elijah, whereof two were burnt with fire from heaven by his prayer. 17 Ahaziah dieth, and Jehoram his brother succeedeth him. 1 Then Moab rebelled against Israel after the death of . The Kingdom of Judah ceases to exist (2 Kings 25). Amel-Marduk (Evil-Merodach, 2 Kings ) is king of Babylon. Releases Jehoiachin in after 37 years in prison. Jehoiachin is honored at the king's table. Neriglissar, son-in-law of Nebuchadnezzar. Labashi-Marduk. Nabonidus is the last king.

  Great question, Stefan. There were plenty of interesting Kings of Macedon (hell, even Pyrrhus claimed the title for a brief period). Outside your picks, I also think that Philip V, through four decades of rule, played a role in keeping Macedon as a power, rejuvenating the country, especially after his defeat to the Romans at Cynoscephalae. This Book became the basis of a series of reforms, which made Josiah, according to his own scribes, the best king ever: “Now before him there was no king like him, who turned to the Lord with all his heart, with all his soul, and with all his might, according to all the Law of Moses; nor after him did any arise like him” (2 Kings ).

If you mean "Macedon," its most famous kings are Philip II ( B.C.) and his son Alexander III ( B.C.), known as "The Great." Asked in Alexander the Great, Republic of Macedonia.   Herman, best known for nonfiction about what royalty get up to in (and out of) the bedroom (Sex with Kings, , etc.), changes direction to enter the teen-crossover field with straight-up historical g on Alexander of Macedon and throwing in some additional magic and mayhem, Herman has created an ensemble cast of teens poised to conquer or be .


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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Livy. Last two kings of Macedon. London; New York, Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type. Macedonia (/ ˌ m æ s ɪ ˈ d oʊ n i ə / (); Ancient Greek: Μακεδονία, Makedonía), also called Macedon (/ ˈ The last two kings of Macedon book æ s ɪ d ɒ n /), was an ancient kingdom on the periphery of Archaic and Classical Greece, and later the dominant state of Hellenistic Greece.

The kingdom was founded and initially ruled by the royal Argead dynasty, which was followed by the Antipatrid and Antigonid Capital: Aigai (Vergina), (– BC), Pella. Philip V (Macedon) – BC: Polycratia of Argos: Son of Demetrius II and Chryseis.

At least four children: Perseus of Macedon, Apame, Demetrius and Philippus. Perseus (Macedon) – BC (died BC) Laodice V: The last king of Macedon. Laodice V was a daughter of the Seleucid king, Seleucus IV Philopator. At least two sons, Philip and.

Summary of the Book of 2 Kings. This summary of the book of 2 Kings provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of 2 Kings.

Outline. Below is an outline for 2 Kings. For an outline of both 1 and 2 Kings see Introduction to 1 Kings: Outline. And so The Last of the High Kings becomes my last book of. This is the sequel to The New Policeman. The main character of that book, J.J. Liddy, has grown and has a family of his own, including one special member.

The book brings back more interaction between the human and fantastical worlds of ghosts, fairies and pukas/5. I am giving this book a rating of 5 because I simply enjoyed reading it. I can't put it any other way. The Two Kings is the second book in the Afterlife Saga which to my understanding, will consist of 7 books.

In The Two Kings, Kiera, the heroine, is with /5. The last two kings of Macedon; extracts from the fourth and fifth decades. Selected and edited by F.H. Rawlins by Livy; Rawlins, F. (Francis Hay), Pages: Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Last Two Kings of Macedon: Extracts from the Fourth and Fifth Decades of Livy () at nd: Livy.

1 and 2 Kings, like 1 and 2 Samuel and 1 and 2 Books of Chronicles are actually one book. It was simply called "Kings." However, it was divided into two books by the translators of the Septuagint (the Greek translation of the Old Testament), and so it was written as 1 and 2 Kings by the Latin translation and many other versions.

The division between 1 and 2 Kings was made after the. The Decisiveness of the Last Two Macedonian Kings. 23 of Polybius and Book 40 of Livy, the two sons of Philip, of Macedon ia. Author: The Book of 2 Kings does not name its author.

The tradition is that the prophet Jeremiah was the author of both 1 and 2 Kings. Date of Writing: The Book of 2 Kings, along with 1 Kings, was likely written between and B.C. Purpose of Writing: The Book of 2 Kings is a sequel to the Book of 1 Kings.

It continues the story of the kings over the divided. Philip II of Macedon (Greek: Φίλιππος Β΄ ὁ Μακεδών; – BC) was the king of the kingdom of Macedon from BC until his assassination in BC. He was a member of the Argead dynasty of Macedonian kings, the third son of King Amyntas III of Macedon, and father of Alexander the Great and Philip rise of Macedon, its conquest and political consolidation Born: BC, Pella, Macedon.

The Book of Kings is the ninth book of the Hebrew Bible or the eleventh and twelfth books of the Christian Old concludes the Deuteronomistic history, a history of Israel also comprising the books of Joshua and Judges and the Book of Samuel, which biblical commentators believe was written to provide a theological explanation for the destruction of.

Kings - מְלָכִים, or Βασιλεῖζ in Greek, was originally a Book of the Former Prophets in Hebrew Scripture. The Book was divided into the two books of First Kings and Second Kings in the Historical Books of the Greek Septuagint Old Testament, and continues as such in the Latin Vulgate and our Christian Old Testament of the Books of Kings are preceded by.

Ram with two horns (Daniel - 4, 20) Persia is the second beast (prophetic kingdom) to rule the earth. This kingdom actually represents two kings ("ram with two horns") - the king of Media and king of Persia. Astyages became king of Media in B.C.

Cyrus the Great became king of Persia, though not an independent ruler, in B.C. Second Kings features many unique events and people. Two people were raised from the dead (2 Kings –37; –21). The prophet Elijah left this earth without dying (–18); Enoch was the only other man in the Bible to do so (Genesis –24).

The waters of the Jordan River rolled back twice (2 Kings14). These and other. Overview of the Book of 1 & 2 Kings. Note: The Overviews for 1 Kings and 2 Kings are identical. Author: The author is unknown. Purpose: To demonstrate the justice of the exile, to affirm continuing hope in David's house, and to call for repentance so that Israel might return from exile.

Author: The Book of 1 Kings does not specifically name its author. The tradition is that it was written by the Prophet Jeremiah. Date of Writing: The Book of 1 Kings was likely written between and B.C. Purpose of Writing: This book is the sequel to 1 and 2 Samuel and begins by tracing Solomon’s rise to kingship after the death of David.

The story begins with a. Alexander the Great is probably the most famous ruler of antiquity, and his spectacular conquests are recounted often in books and films. But what of his father, Philip II, who united Macedonia, created the best army in the world at the time, and conquered and annexed Greece?

This landmark biography is the first to bring Philip to life, exploring the details of his life and legacy 4/5(1).Kings of Macedonia Caranus Perdiccas I Argaeus I Philip I.IV. DATES AND CHRONOLOGY FOR THE BOOKS OF KINGS: A.

The books of Kings were Written between and / B.C. 1. The last event recorded in 2 Kings is the release of Jehoichin from prison during the thirty-seventh year of his imprisonment ( B.C.

[ B.C. minus 37 years of captivity = B.C.]).