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Alexander By Jacob Abbott
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Alexander the Great is part of Makers of History, a 19th century biography series by two brothers Jacob and John S.C. Abbott. It tells a thrilling story of one of the most remarkable figures in... More > history. Recounts how Alexander ascended the Macedonian throne at the age of 20, overthrew his rival claimants, and then began preparations for the expedition against Persia. After defeating Darius, he proceeded to Egypt where he founded Alexandria, then turned back into Asia, where he subdued the most powerful nations, and in a span of eleven years conquered almost all of the known world. But, as his fortunes rose, his character deteriorated, and he died unexpectedly at the age of 33.< Less
Alexander By Samuel Pelton
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“They say that the ghost of this man haunts these woods, seeking revenge on all women for the heart that was broken inside of him..." Alexander was born deformed. All he has known is... More > hatred and abuse. Yet he yearns for affection and love. When he falls for someone unattainable, will it be the last straw? This is a novella written in a unique time order, beginning at one point and moving backwards in time until finally jumping ahead to the end. Thrilling and moving, it is a story of judgment and love, of redemption and forgiveness.< Less
Alexander By Samuel Pelton
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“They say that the ghost of this man haunts these woods, seeking revenge on all women for the heart that was broken inside of him..." Alexander was born deformed. All he has known is... More > hatred and abuse. Yet he yearns for affection and love. When he falls for someone unattainable, will it be the last straw? This is a novella written in a unique time order, beginning at one point and moving backwards in time until finally jumping ahead to the end. Thrilling and moving, it is a story of judgment and love, of redemption and forgiveness.< Less
Alexander Skarsgard By Lila Kittrina
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A calender full of photos of Alexander Skarsgard!
Alexander Hamilton By Charles A. Conant
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Alexander Hamilton By Charles A. Conant. Published by HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY in October, 1901. Charles Arthur Conant was an American journalist, author, and promoter who became recognized as... More > an expert on banking and finance.< Less
Alexander the Great By Jacob Abbott
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Alexander the Great was one of the most successful military commanders in history, and was undefeated in battle. By the time of his death, he had conquered most of the world known to the ancient... More > Greeks. Alexander the Great is one of many biographies aimed at young people written by Jacob Abbott and his brother. The biographies are written in such a way that makes them appealing and easily accessible to everyone.< Less
Voices of Alexander By K.James Carters
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This is a story from the streets. This is an urban story, desolate and deprived. There are no green fields, no cows, no chickens and no hope of some fairy tale happy ending. The only trees are those... More > in parks with benches, bins and litter. This is a story of cracked paving stones, graffiti covered walls and charcoal tarmac that always looked wet. This is a story of grey coloured winters, uncomfortable summers and a time when it always seemed to rain. A story of grey tower blocks and dead roses. But there’s colour here. You just have to look a little closer to see it in the people, the voices, the smells, tastes and the forlorn hope of all that entered the Alexander. The place has an edge but it has a heart too –a passion.< Less
Alexander's Lovers By Andrew Chugg
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Alexander’s Lovers reveals the personality of Alexander the Great through the mirror of the lives of those with whom he pursued romantic relationships, including his friend Hephaistion, his... More > queen Roxane, his mistress Barsine & Bagoas the Eunuch. Did you know that Alexander got the idea of adopting Persian dress from a book he read in his youth? Had you realised that Alexander’s pursuit of divine honours was part of his emulation of Achilles, that Bagoas undertook a diplomatic mission or that Hephaistion’s diplomacy kept Athens from joining a Spartan rebellion? Are you aware that Aetion’s painting of Alexander’s marriage depicted Hephaistion & Bagoas as well as Roxane and really depicted the King’s passions? Which girl was betrothed to Alexander’s son? Would it surprise you that Alexander’s mourning for Hephaistion was conducted according to models from Homer and Euripides? If you would like to get to know Alexander on a more personal level, then you need to read this book. Second edition, revised & updated.< Less
Alexander's Lovers By Andrew Chugg
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Alexander’s Lovers is the eagerly awaited second book by the author of The Lost Tomb of Alexander the Great (see www.alexanderstomb.com) and will surely prove no less fascinating a read for... More > those with an interest in the King. It is an exploration of Alexander’s character through the mirror of the lives of the people with whom he pursued romantic relationships, including his friend Hephaistion, his queen Roxane, his mistress Barsine and Bagoas the Eunuch. Alexander’s Lovers is aimed at the large range of Alexander enthusiasts who have been frustrated to find his rather intriguing love life relegated to little more than embarrassed footnotes in the conventional histories of his career. It is also rendered accessible to a wider audience with a casual interest in Alexander, through the incorporation of an 18,000-word prologue providing a concise introductory biography of the King. (Includes 44 images)< Less
Alexander Fleming By Anood AlKatheeri
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Learn about the man who discovered the most life-saving medicine in the world, Alexander Fleming. This biography includes most of his researches, experiments, investigations, famous quotes, why did... More > he discover it, how it came out and published, who continued his work, his personal life, and important dates.< Less