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    • The Long Shadow of the Ancient Greek World

    • By: The Great Courses, Ian Worthington
    • Narrated by: Ian Worthington
    • Length: 24 hrs and 59 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 108
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 100

    Immerse yourself in this comprehensive survey of ancient Greece from 750 to 323 B.C.-from the emergence of Greece at the end of the Dark Ages to the final disintegration of Greek autonomy through the Macedonian kings Philip II and Alexander the Great.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent. Compelling and informative.

    • By Reid Kotlas on 09-17-13

    Regular price: $52.95

    • By the Spear

    • Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the Rise and Fall of the Macedonian Empire
    • By: Ian Worthington
    • Narrated by: Phil Holland
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 86
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    For the first time, By the Spear offers an exhilarating military narrative of the reigns of these two larger-than-life figures in one volume. Ian Worthington gives full breadth to the careers of father and son, showing how Philip was the architect of the Macedonian empire, which reached its zenith under Alexander, only to disintegrate upon his death.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Bueller..... Bueller...... Bueller...... Monotone

    • By Jonathan Allen Beard on 02-15-15
    • Philip II, Alexander the Great, and the Rise and Fall of the Macedonian Empire
    • By: Ian Worthington
    • Narrated by: Phil Holland
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
    • Release date: 09-10-14
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 91 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95