Berenice II Euergetis

Essays in Early Hellenistic Queenship

  • Authors
  • Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter

Part of the Queenship and Power book series (QAP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter
    Pages 1-6
  3. Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter
    Pages 7-22
  4. Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter
    Pages 23-40
  5. Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter
    Pages 41-70
  6. Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter
    Pages 71-115
  7. Branko F. van Oppen de Ruiter
    Pages 117-130
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 131-245

About this book

Introduction

Berenice II Euergetis (267/6-221 BCE), the daughter of King Magas of Cyrene (Libya) and wife of King Ptolemy III of Egypt, was queen at an important juncture in Hellenistic history. This collection of four essays focuses on aspects of chronology, genealogy and marital practices, royal ideology and queenship.

Keywords

artifacts chronology history Libya

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137494627
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-69735-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-49462-7
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