Philip V of Macedon

Nikola Čašule

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Abstract

King of Macedon during a turbulent period which included Macedon's first military conflicts with the Romans, Philip V (238–179 bce) was a skillful statesman, adept at handling the complexities of Hellenistic interstate relations. Despite a number of military defeats, Macedon remained a major Mediterranean power at the time of his death.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopedia of ancient history
EditorsRoger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine R Huebner
Place of PublicationMalden, MA
PublisherWiley-Blackwell, Wiley
Pages1-3
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9781444338386
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Greek history
  • Roman history

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    Čašule, N. (2013). Philip V of Macedon. In R. S. Bagnall, K. Brodersen, C. B. Champion, A. Erskine, & S. R. Huebner (Eds.), The Encyclopedia of ancient history (pp. 1-3). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444338386.wbeah09190