Alexander gained the world, but at what cost? This book is an easy but fascinating read, providing insights and details into the life of one of history's most prominent, yet puzzling, figures.
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The early life of alexander was well done but neglected his well known teachers. His later life and his mental decay in the great campaigns in Afghanistan and India seemed fabricated io make a point . Calling Alexander a mere mobster seem to be a cheap shot.
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