The Search for Alexander

By: FOX, Robin Lane

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Stated first edition. Though Alexander the Great set out from Greece and conquered much of present-day Turkey, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Egypt and the Levant, there are many questions about this man, who died at age 32. In this work, the author seeks to answer some of those questions. With numerous color and b&w photos of present-day areas conquered by Alexander and his forces; also with images of sculptures, paintings, manuscripts, drawings and maps (including map of areas conquered to endpapers). --- In full black cloth-covered boards with titling gilt-stamped on spine. Jacket features bust of Alexander to cover. --- An excellent copy: clean, tightly-bound and bright though with a little soiling to cloth. A prior owner has wrapped the jacket in clear stick-on transparent plastic covering, with some chafing to spine ends, else in good shape.; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; 448, (8) pages

Title: The Search for Alexander

Author Name: FOX, Robin Lane

Categories: >>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir, >>History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1980

ISBN Number: 0316291080

ISBN Number 13: 9780316291088

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket

Stock No.: 83165