About the Author
Oliver D. Hoover studied Ancient History and Classics at McMaster University and New York University. He has been a curatorial assistant at the American Numismatic Society and has done numismatic work for archaeological sites in Turkey and Syria. He currently serves as the International Editor of Numismatic Literature and regularly reviews numismatic books ranging in content from ancient to modern in the ANS Magazine. He has published widely on Seleucid and Near Eastern numismatics—including the award-winning books, Seleucid Coins, Part II (New York/Lancaster, 2008) with Arthur Houghton and Catharine Lorber, and Coins of the Seleucid Empire in the Collection of Arthur Houghton, Part II (New York, 2007)—as well as on Seleucid historiography and epigraphy.
About the Publisher
Classical Numismatic Group, Inc.
Since 1975, we at Classical Numismatic Group, Inc. (CNG) have dedicated ourselves to serving the needs of our customers in the fields of ancient, medieval and British numismatics. We aim to help you build your collection at reasonable prices, to supply the books that enable you to increase your knowledge and understanding, and - when the time comes - to help you sell individual items or your entire collection. When you become a customer of our firm, we hope that it is for the long term.