The nature of Alexander

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Pantheon Books, Oct 1, 1975 - Biography & Autobiography - 240 pages
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A psychological study of Alexander the Great by the writer who fictionalized his biography in a series of novels.

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User Review  - John Kennedy - Goodreads

Probably the finest biography I've read, it is entertaining and impossibly insightful. My only complaint is that Alexander's flaws aren't really addressed. Read full review

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User Review  - Meredith - Goodreads

This book was wonderful. I really enjoy the bibliography at the end- it makes further reading much easier. Read full review

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About the author (1975)

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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