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Alexander the Great : a novel

Author: Nikos Kazantzakis
Publisher: Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The career of Alexander the Great, from age 15, to his death is portrayed in a very realistic, exciting fashion instead of the usual romanticized version.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Historical fiction
Novels
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kazantzakis, Nikos, 1883-1957.
Alexander the Great.
Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, ©1982
(OCoLC)557517997
Named Person: Alexander, the Great
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nikos Kazantzakis
ISBN: 0821406639 9780821406632 082140654X 9780821406540
OCLC Number: 7740929
Description: x, 222 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Megas Alexandros.
Responsibility: Nikos Kazantzakis ; translated by Theodora Vasils ; illustrated by Virgil Burnett.

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Opens with Alexander's first exploit, the taming of the horse, Bucephalas, and is seen in great part through the eyes of his young neighbor who eventually becomes an officer in his army and follows  Read more...

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