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.
Please log in to consult the article in its entirety. If you are not a subscriber, please click here to read about membership. All our articles have been written recently by experts in their field, more than 95% of them university professors.