Third Syrian War

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Historical Context Note

This war between Ptolemy III Euergetes and Seleucus II allowed the former to acquire some important towns in Syria and Asia Minor. These gains fixed the definitive limits of the Ptolemaic kingdom.

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Citation:
Bouchard, Elsa. "Third Syrian War". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11333, accessed 18 September 2014.]