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Alexander the Great

Author: Philip Freeman
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
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In the first authoritative biography of Alexander the Great written for a general audience in a generation, classicist and historian Philip Freeman tells the remarkable life of the great conqueror.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great; Alexander den store
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Freeman
ISBN: 9781416592808 1416592806 9781416592815 1416592814
OCLC Number: 555641612
Description: xxii, 391 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 24 cm
Contents: Macedonia --
Greece --
Asia --
Issus --
Egypt --
Mesopotamia --
Persepolis --
Bactria --
India --
Babylon --
To the ends of the Earth.
Responsibility: Philip Freeman.
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A lively, entertaining, and historically accurate new biography of Alexander, with new insights into the Macedonian world that shaped him.  Read more...

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"Fast-paced and dramatic, much like Alexander himself, this is a splendid introduction into one of the most dramatic true stories of history." --Adrian Goldsworthy, author of "Antony and Cleopatra"

 
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