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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

Label
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
Creator
Contributor
Subject
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
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Green, Peter
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Green, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Greece
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Alexandre
Label
Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography, Peter Green
Instantiates
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
4850295
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 617 p.
Isbn
9780520071650
Lccn
91007292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Alexander of Macedon, 356-323 B.C. : a historical biography, Peter Green
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
4850295
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xxxvii, 617 p.
Isbn
9780520071650
Lccn
91007292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., maps

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