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By R. Malcolm Errington

ISBN-10: 1444359592

ISBN-13: 9781444359596

A heritage of the Hellenistic global offers a fascinating examine the Macedonian monarchies within the interval following the reign of Alexander the good, and examines their impression at the Greek world.
•Offers a in actual fact equipped narrative with specific emphasis on kingdom and governmental structures
•Makes huge use of inscriptions in translation to demonstrate the continued energy of the Greek urban states ahead of the Roman conquest
•Emphasizes the categorical Macedonian origins of all energetic contributors within the construction of the Hellenistic world
•Highlights the relationships among Greek city-states and Macedonian monarchies

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F. I called those two patients, who every doctor will examine. War and Peace, which novel Peter read while he was in Scotland, … Thirdly, a head-raising approach appears unworkable for ARCs that take a clause or a predicate as antecedent: (88) a. b. c. [John has left], which we are glad about. John has [left], which Mary hasn’t. John is [stupid/in trouble], which Mary isn’t. [CP] [VP] [AP/PP] The first problem is admittedly not fatal. Head-raising only opens the possibility for reconstruction from the head, it does not force it.

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This representation would yield a strong crossover violation, since the empty operator locally A′-binds both the pronoun in SpecIP and its trace in argument position. Law argues that the curious ban on a bare wh-phrase in non-finite RCs (cf. the man about whom to talk vs *the man who(m) to talk about) is due to two independent factors. One is that the category of the non-finite RC is not an IP, and the other is the more restricted distribution of DPs in comparison with PP, the distributional difference between the two bearing on their different Case properties.

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