Item description for Alejandro: El joven que conquisto el / Alexander: The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World (World History Biographies) (Spanish Edition) by Simon Adams...
Educated by the acclaimed philosopher Aristotle; leader in the Greek Army by the age of 16; king of Macedonia at 20; any of these facts could have earned him his legendary moniker, yet these are but a sampling of the achievements of Alexander the Great. Follow the story of this historic leader from royal son to his education in philosophy and military training, through his victorious conquests of Asia Minor and the Persian Empire. Readers may be surprised to learn that many of Alexander's combat strategies are still widely studied and employed today.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.9" Width: 7" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.85 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2007
ISBN 9707707410 ISBN13 9789707707412
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More About Simon Adams
Simon Adams was born in Bristol and studied at London and Bristol universities. He worked as an editor of children's reference and other non-fiction books before becoming a full-time writer. Since then, he has written and contributed to more than 50 books on subjects as varied as American history, the sinking of the "Titanic," the two world wars and the history of jazz.
Katherine Baxter ("Atlas of the Ancient World"), Kevin Maddison ("Atlas of the Medieval World "and "Atlas of the Modern World"), and Mark Bergin ("Atlas of Exploration and Empires").
Simon Adams currently resides in London. Simon Adams was born in 1955.