The House of Ptolemy

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Preface vii
I Alexander the Great 1
II Ptolemy I (Soter)
(Satrap of Egypt, 323‑305 B.C.; King of Egypt, 305 to 283‑282 B.C.)
18
III The Second Ptolemy, "Philadelphus" (283‑245 B.C.) 56
IV The People, the Cities, the Court
§ 1. Egyptians and Greeks
§ 2. The Greek Cities
§ 3. Non-Greek Foreigners
§ 4. The Fayûm
§ 5. The Court
§ 6. The Museum and Library
§ 7. The State Worship of the King and Queen
79
V The System of Government
§ 1. The Bureaucracy
§ 2. The Nomes and their Officials
§ 3. The Departments of State
132
VI Ptolemy III, Euergetes I (247‑221 B.C.) 189
VII Ptolemy IV, Philopator I (221‑203 B.C.) 217
VIII Ptolemy V, Epiphanes (203‑181 B.C.) 252
IX Ptolemy VI, Philometor (181‑145 B.C.) 282
X Ptolemy VII, Euergetes II (145‑116 B.C.) 306
XI Ptolemy VIII Soter II and Ptolemy IX Alexander I (116‑80 B.C.) 326
XII Berenice III, Ptolemy X Alexander II, Ptolemy XI (Auletes) (80‑51 B.C.) 342
XIII Cleopatra VI, Ptolemy XII, Ptolemy XIII, Ptolemy XIV (51‑30 B.C.) 359
Corrections and Additions 385