The Persian boy

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Pantheon Books, 1972 - Fiction - 419 pages
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A slave-boy in the household of Alexander the Great tells about the adventures of the Macedonian king during the last seven years of his life

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A terrific insight into Alexander The Great. - Goodreads
A wonderful love story. - Goodreads
Well researched and well written. - Goodreads
The writing is exceptional. - Goodreads
Prose was a bit stiff. - Goodreads
Outstanding character development. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Kingsley Adrian - Goodreads

Moving, gripping, evocative... a true love story of longing and passion and the inability to ask for more than is given... a tale of emotional torture and pain that comes with true love... Mary Renault was indeed magnificent... beats the other writers of the times... Read full review

Review: The Persian Boy (Alexander the Great #2)

User Review  - Candice - Goodreads

Beautifully written. The gentle unfolding of relationship and all its intricacies is treated with delicacy and excellence. Read full review


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