Nothing is beneath you if it is in the direction of your life.Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mortimer Chambers is a Professor of History at the University of California at Los Angeles.
- Macedonia (or Macedon) was an ancient, somewhat backward kingdom in northen Greece. Its emergence as a Hellenic (Greek) power was due to a resourceful king, Philip II (359-336), whose career has been unjustly overshadowed by the deeds of his son, Alexander the Great.
- "The Western Experience", p. 79, Mortimer Chambers et al, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2nd edition , 1997