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The Resource Alexander the Great, John Gunther

Alexander the Great, John Gunther

Label
Alexander the Great
Title
Alexander the Great
Statement of responsibility
John Gunther
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of one of history's greatest conquerors
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1970
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gunther, John
Dewey number
  • 938/.07092
  • B
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF234.25
LC item number
.G8 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Sterling point books
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Alexander the Great, John Gunther
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Flying Point Press book"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, c1953
  • Includes index
  • Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy and the giant horse -- In those days Greece was like this ... -- Philip, the king, and Olympias, his queen -- Alexander grows up -- Alexander becomes king -- The beginning of the reign -- Persia, a distant country -- The great adventure begins -- Alexander wins his first great battle -- Alexander cuts the Gordian Knot, wins a second battle, and sacks Tyre -- Egypt and the Temple of Ammon-Ra -- The end of the king of kings -- Into Asia and beyond -- Roxana, Alexander's wife, and the death of Cleitus -- Elephants at the gates of India -- Mutiny -- The return -- Alexander conquers everything except himself -- The death of Alexander -- Afterwards
Control code
ocm71842645
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Updated edition
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781428723887
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Lccn
2006032133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
Label
Alexander the Great, John Gunther
Publication
Note
  • "A Flying Point Press book"--T.p. verso
  • Originally published: New York : Random House, c1953
  • Includes index
  • Maps on endpapers
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The boy and the giant horse -- In those days Greece was like this ... -- Philip, the king, and Olympias, his queen -- Alexander grows up -- Alexander becomes king -- The beginning of the reign -- Persia, a distant country -- The great adventure begins -- Alexander wins his first great battle -- Alexander cuts the Gordian Knot, wins a second battle, and sacks Tyre -- Egypt and the Temple of Ammon-Ra -- The end of the king of kings -- Into Asia and beyond -- Roxana, Alexander's wife, and the death of Cleitus -- Elephants at the gates of India -- Mutiny -- The return -- Alexander conquers everything except himself -- The death of Alexander -- Afterwards
Control code
ocm71842645
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
Updated edition
Extent
159 pages
Isbn
9781428723887
Isbn Type
(BWI bdg.)
Lccn
2006032133
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps

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