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The house of death : a mystery of Alexander the Great

Author: P C Doherty
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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"It is the spring of 334 B.C. and the young Alexander has led his troops to the banks of the Hellespont, poised to make his invasion into the empire of the great Persian king, Darius III. He knows he must win the approval of the gods for his enterprise and makes sacrifice after sacrifice, yet the smoke does not rise, the sacrifices ar tainted."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: P C Doherty
ISBN: 0786708530 9780786708536
OCLC Number: 46829033
Description: xii, 276 p. : map ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Paul C. Doherty.
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"It is the spring of 334 B.C. and the young Alexander has led his troops to the banks of the Hellespont, poised to make his invasion into the empire of the great Persian king, Darius III. He knows he must win the approval of the gods for his enterprise and makes sacrifice after sacrifice, yet the smoke does not rise, the sacrifices ar tainted."--Jacket.

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