60- A Foot in the Door

Bactria is the other big power in our eastern question. Today we will be introducing the state, as well as covering the efforts of Seleucus II to retake the east of his empire.

Sources for this episode:

  • Bevan, E. R. (1902), The House of Seleucus (Vol. I). London: Edward Arthur.
  • ¬†Grainger, J. D., (2014), The Rise of the Seleukid Empire (323- 223 BCE), Seleukos I to Seleukos III. Barnsley: Pen & Sword Books Ltd. (eBook).
  • Author unknown, Wikipedia (date unknown), Diodotus I (online) (Accessed 04/03/2024).
  • Author unknown, Wikipedia (date unknown), Diodotus II (online) (Accessed 04/03/2024).