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Alexander the Great, 336-323 B.C.

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  • Alexander the Great in his Worldby Carol G. Thomas

    Wiley 2008; US$ 125.95

    Alexander the Great is one of the most celebrated figures of antiquity. In this book, Carol G. Thomas places this powerful figure within the context of his time, place, culture, and ancestry in order to discover what influences shaped his life and career. The book begins with an exploration of the Macedonia that conditioned the lives of its inhabitants.... more...

  • Empire of Alexander the Greatby Debra Skelton; Pamela Dell

    Infobase Publishing 2009; US$ 42.00

    From the age of 20 until his death at 32, Alexander the Great and his armies from Greece swept across a vast region that included Persia, Asia Minor, Syria, and Egypt. This title looks at what made Alexander a brilliant military tactician and a charismatic leader. It also explores what the Eastern world learned through contact with Alexander. more...

  • Are Leaders Born or Are They Made?by Elisabet Engellau; Manfred F.R. Kets de Vries

    Karnac Books 2004; US$ 21.95

    Exploring themes including the imagery of his inner theatre, the nature of his personal relationships, including that of his rivalry with his father and twinship, his narcissism and megalomaniacal behaviour, his paranoid tendencies, but above all, his peerless leadership abilities, this volume examines both what makes for effective leadership and where... more...

  • Alexander the Greatby Ian Worthington

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    This exciting new edition includes a selection of the most significant and representative published articles and chapters about Alexander and covers all the main areas of debate and discussion in Alexander scholarship. more...

  • Into the Land of Bonesby Frank L. Holt

    University of California Press 2012; US$ 24.95

    The so-called first war of the twenty-first century actually began more than 2,300 years ago when Alexander the Great led his army into what is now a sprawling ruin in northern Afghanistan. Frank L. Holt vividly recounts Alexander's invasion of ancient Bactria, situating in a broader historical perspective America's war in Afghanistan. more...

  • State Correspondence in the Ancient Worldby Karen Radner

    Oxford University Press, USA 2013; US$ 73.99

    This book introduces the reader to the state correspondences of centralized states and empires of the Mediterranean and the Middle East from the 15th century BC to the 6th century AD, and analyses their role in ensuring the success and stability of these geographically extensive state systems. Letters play an important role in the cohesion of early... more...

  • Alexander the Great: The Invisible Enemyby J M O'Brien

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 45.95

    `O'Brien has combined faultless scholarship with poetic vision to penetrate the events of Alexander's extraordinary life and reveal the tragic pattern obscured by these tumultous events. This is not only biography; it is art.' F Salvidio more...

  • Alexanderby Guy Maclean Rogers

    Random House Publishing Group 2004; US$ 17.00

    For nearly two and a half millennia, Alexander the Great has loomed over history as a legend?and an enigma. Wounded repeatedly but always triumphant in battle, he conquered most of the known world, only to die mysteriously at the age of thirty-two. In his day he was revered as a god; in our day he has been reviled as a mass murderer, a tyrant as brutal... more...

  • The Marshals of Alexander's Empireby Waldemar Heckel

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 49.95

    A detailed study of the closest friends and most trusted commanders of Alexander the Great - their career-progress, rivalry with one another, their influence on Alexander. Sheds light on some of the most dynamic individuals of the age of Alexander. more...

  • Alexander the Greatby Bill Yenne

    Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 21.99

    An exploration of the leadership, strategy, and legacy of the most celebrated military figure of all time more...