Death of Perdiccas

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Historical Context Note

Perdiccas was assassinated while marching against Ptolemy I, the satrap of Egypt. He was replaced as regent by Antipater.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Death of Perdiccas". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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