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Alexander the Great

When the Oracle of Delphi told Alexander the Great that he was invincible, it was right.The son of the great King Philip II of Macedonia, Alexander was educated by Aristotle and commanded a wing of his father's army in the victory over the Thebans and Athenians at the Battle of Chaeronea—all when he was still just a teenager. By the time of his death at age 32, he had Best Download eBook Alexander the Great by Bill Yenne – groundhogwalking.co.uk

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  1. With a few exceptions on confusing information, misspellings, and weird quotes this book is a must read for anyone interested in ancient history I love the comparisons between modern and ancient history battles This gives great frame of reference and understanding for the readers The weird quotes that bothered me was when the author used quotes with words from Shakespearean English, Why Considering that the quotes themselves were translated from ancient Greek, why not just translate these qu With a few exceptions on confusing information, misspellings, and weird quotes this book is a must read for anyone interested in ancient history I love the comparisons between modern and ancient history battles This gives great frame of reference and understanding for the readers The weird quotes that bothered me was when the author used quotes with words from Shakespearean English, Why Considering that the quotes themselves were translated...

  2. An in depth review of Alexander the great as a military strategist, this book is very readable The author compares Alexander s ideas torecent battles, to give the reader some basis He was a brilliant man

  3. Great I thought I knew a lot about Alexander the Great and his conquests, but as it turns out not nearly as much as I thought Fascinating read listen I want to read evenabout Alexander, Cyrus, Darius and Xerxes Alexander, a student of Aristotle and thus of the philosophical lineage of Plato and Socrates, was a thinker, strategist, engineer and skilled politician far, far ahead of his time He could be savage or merciful and generous He led his men from the front, with great courage H Great I thought I knew a lot about Alexander the Great and his conquests, but as it turns out not nearly as much as I thought Fascinating read listen I want to read evenabout Alexander, Cyrus, Darius and Xerxes Alexander, a student of Aristotle and thus of the philosophical lineage of Plato and Socrates, was a thinker, strategist, engineer and skilled politician far, far ahead of his time He could be savage or merciful and generous He led his men from the front, with great coura...

  4. I listened to this as an audiobook my criteria for audiobooks are different from reading I want something that is interesting, that I ll enjoy but doesn t matter if I skip a bit because my concentration wanders I learned a lot from this never thought of Alexander as someone who used engineering to solve many military problems but knowing his Greek education, I should have Never thought of Alexander as the great proponent of multiculturalism that he was but he intended his empire to I listened to this as an audiobook my criteria for audiobooks are different from reading I want something that is interesting, that I ll enjoy but doesn t matter if I skip a bit because my concentration wanders I learned a lot from this never thought of Alexander as someone who used engineering to solve many military problems but knowing his Greek education, I should have Never thought of Alexander as the great proponen...

  5. A refreshing look at history s greatest general without all of the PC stuff that infiltrates so much of today s reading material It gets really tiring when an author or documentary, for that matter I m looking at you...

  6. Listened to book on CD in the car The narrator was good, especially considering there were foreign names and geographical descriptions The book is perfect for military history buff, but got a little too much for me at times Nevertheless, I learned a lot about Alexander.

  7. It s pretty interesting I recommend it.

  8. I m taking a break from Alexander to focus on a number of library books 7 9 11