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

The finest book I have read. It is at once a) immensely entertaining b) exhaustively researched c) educational and d) reveals an author's perspicuity almost on par with that of Hamlet's. My only ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shawn Steele - Goodreads

Renault's "The Nature of Alexander" is ripe with falsehoods, hyperbole, and factual errors., yet it is such a well written book that it is hard to not award it a high mark. The entertainment value ... Read full review

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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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