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The Resource Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography, Peter Green

Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography, Peter Green

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Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography
Title
Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C.
Title remainder
a historical biography
Statement of responsibility
Peter Green
Title variation
Alexander the Great
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This biography portrays Alexander as both a complex personality and a single-minded general, a man capable of such diverse expediencies as patricide or the massacre of civilians. Writing for the general reader, the author provides gritty details on Alexander's darker side while providing a gripping tale of Alexander's career
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Summary
Looks at the background, life, and military leadership of this ruler of the ancient world
Biography type
individual biography
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166988
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 938/.07/092
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF234
LC item number
.G68 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
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a historical biography
Label
Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography, Peter Green
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Publication
Note
  • "Revised and enlarged"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: Alexander the Great. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1970
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [569]-585) and index
Contents
Philip of Macedon -- The garden of Midas -- From a view to a death -- The keys of the kingdom -- The captain-general -- The road to Issus -- Intimations of immortality -- The Lord of Asia -- The quest for ocean -- How many miles to Babylon? -- Propaganda at the Granicus
Control code
262731
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 617 p.
Isbn
9780520071650
Isbn Type
(cloth : permanent paper)
Lccn
91007292
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23142191
  • (OCoLC)23142191
Label
Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography, Peter Green
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Revised and enlarged"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: Alexander the Great. London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1970
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [569]-585) and index
Contents
Philip of Macedon -- The garden of Midas -- From a view to a death -- The keys of the kingdom -- The captain-general -- The road to Issus -- Intimations of immortality -- The Lord of Asia -- The quest for ocean -- How many miles to Babylon? -- Propaganda at the Granicus
Control code
262731
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 617 p.
Isbn
9780520071650
Isbn Type
(cloth : permanent paper)
Lccn
91007292
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm23142191
  • (OCoLC)23142191

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