Alexander the Great par Robin Lane Fox

Alexander the Great par Robin Lane Fox

Titre de livre: Alexander the Great

Auteur: Robin Lane Fox

ISBN: 0141020768

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Robin Lane Fox avec Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great Tough, resolute, fearless, Alexander was a born warrior and ruler of passionate ambition who understood the intense adventure of conquest and of the unknown. When he died in 323 BC aged thirty-two, his vast empire comprised more than two million square miles, spanning from Greece to India. Full description

Review
"A magnificent, compelling epic...He has honored him splendidly." --Sunday Telegraph

"Dramatic, rich in details about little things as well as great...filled with persistent probing into human psychology.... Throughout there is an air of excitement and tension." --The New York Times Book Review

"Fox writes on the heroic scale.... [He] has covered the ground with immense thoroughness." --The Economist



-A magnificent, compelling epic...He has honored him splendidly.- --Sunday Telegraph

-Dramatic, rich in details about little things as well as great...filled with persistent probing into human psychology.... Throughout there is an air of excitement and tension.- --The New York Times Book Review

-Fox writes on the heroic scale.... [He] has covered the ground with immense thoroughness.- --The Economist


Robin Lane Fox was the main historical advisor to Oliver Stone on his Alexander film, and took part in many of its most dramatic re-enactions. He has been University Reader in Ancient History at Oxford University since 1990 and Fellow and Tutor in Ancient History at New College, Oxford, since 1977. His books and articles include major works on the relation between the pagan and early Christian religions of the Roman Empire and his forthcoming History of the Ancient World will be published by Penguin in autumn 2005.