This week’s focus: Clio’s Other Sons: Berossus and Manetho by John Dillery

This week we focus on John Dillery’s shortlisted book, Clio’s Other Sons: Berossus and Manetho. Here are some of the questions the author seeks to answer: ‘How did the non-Greek members of the ancient civilizations of the Near East and Egypt view the expulsion of the Persians and the conquest of their lands by the … Read moreThis week’s focus: Clio’s Other Sons: Berossus and Manetho by John Dillery

The full list of books competing for the 2016 award

Full list of entries

The impressive number and variety of works put forward for the award testify to the range of different interests in Greece and illustrate the Runciman Award’s desire to embrace all aspects of Hellenism, from Classical times up to the present day.

Read moreThe full list of books competing for the 2016 award

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