The Ancient World
The Ancient World
Scott C.
LATEST SERIES – THEA (tracing the disintegration of the Seleucid Empire)
Episode T14 – Zabinas
30 minutes Posted Feb 14, 2020 at 4:31 pm.
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    Synopsis: Demetrius II returns to Syria, but his unpopularity – and support for the Egyptian Queen Cleopatra II – results in a usurper named Alexander Zabinas taking most of his kingdom.  Fleeing a military defeat, Demetrius is denied entry to Ptolemais-Akko by Cleopatra Thea, an […]