The Nature of Alexander

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Pantheon Books, Nov 12, 1979 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
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The acclaimed biography of Alexander the Great.

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User Review  - Doug Matthews - Goodreads

Impeccably researched and creatively written, this book sets a high standard for breadth of coverage of Alexander's life. It is very readable and engaging. It fortunately steers clear of an excess of academic writing. Enjoyed it and will use it for future reference in all things Alexandrian. Read full review

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User Review  - Nate - Goodreads

Alexander has always been a mystery to me. To be honest, I've always been a bit frustrated with his legacy. We tend to picture Alex as the beautiful, idealized conquering hero in a way that we never ... Read full review

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MACEDON
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TROY
69
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About the author (1979)

Renault was born in London, she attended Oxford, then trained for a nurse. After the war she settled in South Africa.

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