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$19.95

Paperback

Published: 01 September 2020

424 Pages | 30 images

5-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780197523339


Bookseller Code (1A)

Soldier, Priest, and God

A Life of Alexander the Great

F.S. Naiden

  • The first life of Alexander to explore what his personal religion was--and to reveal just how many religions he experienced and made use of
  • Covers the topic of religious tension and conflict in the ancient Middle East
  • Examines what all the undiscovered aspects of Alexander's life reveal about the limitations of modern scholarship and archaeology
  • Draws on new evidence from non-traditional sources to provide a unique portrait of Alexander
  • The first life of Alexander to explore what his personal religion was--and to reveal just how many religions he experienced and made use of
  • Covers the topic of religious tension and conflict in the ancient Middle East
  • Examines what all the undiscovered aspects of Alexander's life reveal about the limitations of modern scholarship and archaeology
  • Draws on new evidence from non-traditional sources to provide a unique portrait of Alexander