In this latest of their "distinguished storybook biographies" ( "New York Times" ), the authors' meticulous text and Ms. Stanley's majestic illustrations capture the brilliance of Cleopatra's life. From the enchantments of the royal court at Alexandria to luxurious cruises up the legendary Nile, from the intrigues of the Roman marketplace to a desperate sea battle with a shocking end, these award-winning biographers tell the tragic tale of one of the most fascinating women of all time.
- Paperback | 48 pages
- 218.44 x 276.86 x 12.7mm | 158.76g
- 31 Dec 2000
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- WILLIAM MORROW
- New York, NY, United States
- colour illustrations, colour maps