Alexander the Great Summary
Charles Mercer

Everything you need to understand or teach Alexander the Great by Charles Mercer.

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Alexander the Great Summary

Although Alexander the Great is worth reading just for entertainment and pleasure, it contains enough literary and historical merit to satisfy the more serious reader. The history student will find the story of one of the world's most remarkable leaders well-told, carefully documented, and historically accurate.

For those interested in the military and the history of warfare, Mercer's descriptions of battle tactics and strategies will be of interest. Those who enjoy classical mythology...

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