World History Biographies: Alexander

World History Biographies: Alexander : The Boy Soldier Who Conquered the World

3.37 (27 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

Now in paperback: This concise, visual biography of one of the world's most fascinating historical figures, engages kids by using colorful photographs, illustrations, maps, and archival objects, as well as lively narrative. Using period artwork, primary source accounts, photographs, artifacts and a lively, engaging text, this book examines the life of Alexander the Great, from his childhood to his major achievements and victories in battle. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 64 pages
  • 172.7 x 248.9 x 12.7mm | 385.56g
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0792236610
  • 9780792236610

Review quote

"Featuring extrarodinary people throughout history, this series presents information in an easy-to-read, well-organized format." --Library Media Connection From the Trade Paperback edition.
show more

About Simon Adams

Author SIMON ADAMS worked as an editor of children's reference books before becoming a full-time writer. He was written and contributed to more than 60 books on subjects like the Tudors, American history, the Titanic, and more. Consultant PAUL CARTLEDGE is Professor of Greek History at the University of Cambridge, England. He has written widely on Alexander the Great and Greek history and served as chief historical consultant for the BBC series The Greeks.
show more

Rating details

27 ratings
3.37 out of 5 stars
5 11% (3)
4 37% (10)
3 33% (9)
2 15% (4)
1 4% (1)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X