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Author Wilhelm, Doug.

Title Alexander the Great : master of the ancient world / Doug Wilhelm.

Imprint New York : Franklin Watts, c2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 ALEXANDER THE GREAT WIL    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 ALEXANDER THE GREAT WIL    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 92 ALEXANDER THE GREAT WIL    Available
Description 128 p. : ill., col. maps ; 19 cm.
Series A wicked history
Wicked history.
Note "Relentless"--cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 125,128) and index.
Contents The world of Alexander the Great -- A wicked web -- Introduction -- A blood-stained crown -- A divine gift -- Dreams of destiny -- The family that fights together -- Murder! -- In command -- Into the east -- Invasion! -- First blood -- War games -- Battle of Issus-- Crucifying Tyre -- Oracle in the desert -- Final showdown -- Lord of Asia -- Treasures of Babylon -- An emperor abandoned -- Rebels everywhere -- Toward the endless ocean -- Death march -- Final battles -- Wicked? -- Timeline of terror.
Summary An engaging narrative about Alexander the Great who became king of Macedonia at age 20; commanded the best-trained fighting force in the ancient world; and carved a 12,000 mile-path across Asia, defeating princes, satraps, and kings to become a legend in his own time.
Subject Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.
Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C.
Generals -- Greece -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Generals -- Greece -- Biography.
Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C. -- Juvenile literature.
Greece -- Kings and rulers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Greece -- History -- Macedonian Expansion, 359-323 B.C.
Greece -- Kings and rulers -- Biography.
ISBN 9780531212752 (lib. bdg.)
0531212750 (lib. bdg.)
9780531228210 (pbk.)
0531228215 (pbk.)

 
    
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