Death of Antipater

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Historical Context Note

Antipater's death launched a civil war between his son Cassander and Polyperchon, whom Antipater had chosen for his succession as regent but whose authority the other satraps did not recognize.

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