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Alexander the Great rocks the world

Author: Vicky Shecter; Terry Naughton
Publisher: Plain City, OH : Darby Creek Pub., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sixteen-year-old Alexander was left in charge of Macedon when his father, the king, went on a business trip. When a barbarian tribe attacked Macedon, Alexander led the army against them, and won! By 18, Alexander was named a general of the army; at 20 he ruled all of Ancient Greece; at 25 he had conquered most of ancient Persia. By 32, he was really King of the World!
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Vicky Shecter; Terry Naughton
ISBN: 158196045X 9781581960457
OCLC Number: 63178503
Performer(s): Illustrated by Terry Naughton.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Ages 10 and up.
Description: 128 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Superman of the ancient world --
Wild and crazy family --
Greek boy wonder --
School of hard knocks --
Teenage Grecian heroic warrior --
"Ready or not, here I come!" --
Egypt and the final face-off --
Can't we all just get along? --
Game over --
Beginning of he end --
hero --
or monster? --
Endnotes and quote attributions --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Terry Naughton.
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Sixteen-year-old Alexander was left in charge of Macedon when his father, the king, went on a business trip. When a barbarian tribe attacked Macedon, Alexander led the army against them, and won! By 18, Alexander was named a general of the army; at 20 he ruled all of Ancient Greece; at 25 he had conquered most of ancient Persia. By 32, he was really King of the World!

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