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Alexander : the boy soldier who conquered the world / Simon Adams ; conceived, edited and designed by Marshall Editions.

Author/creator Adams, Simon, 1955-
Other author/creatorMarshall Editions Ltd.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoWashington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, 2005.
Description64 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Supplemental Content Table of contents only
Supplemental Content Publisher description
Series National Geographic world history biographies
National Geographic world history biographies. ^A654032
Contents The boy from Macedon -- Birth of a prince -- Macedon -- The royal parents -- Bucephalas -- Tests of manhood -- The young king -- Alexander the man -- Aristotle the teacher -- Becoming king -- Wives and friends -- The lord of Asia -- Conquering the world -- Into Asia and Africa -- Alexander's campaigns -- Becoming a god -- Into Persia -- Into India -- The end of his world -- Return from India -- Death of a conqueror -- Where is Alexander buried? -- The legacy of Alexander.
Abstract A look at the life and times of the Macedonian general and king who conquered much of the civilized world.
General note"First published in North America in 2005 by the National Geographic Society."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.
Interest age level Ages 8-12.
Interest grade level Grades 4-6.
LCCN 2005001360
ISBN0792236602 ( trade )
ISBN9780792236603 ( trade )
ISBN0792236610 (library )
ISBN9780792236610 (library )

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