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The Resource The life of Alexander the Great, by Nicholas Saunders

The life of Alexander the Great, by Nicholas Saunders

Label
The life of Alexander the Great
Title
The life of Alexander the Great
Statement of responsibility
by Nicholas Saunders
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents, in comic book form, the life of the warrior king of Macedonia who conquered the known world of his time
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saunders, Nicholas J
Dewey number
  • 938/.007032
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DF234
LC item number
.S19 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Stories from history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Generals
  • Generals
  • Kings, queens, rulers, etc.
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Greece
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The life of Alexander the Great, by Nicholas Saunders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Tunbridge Wells, Kent : ticktock Media, 2006
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the scene: Alexander's rise to power -- Major battles -- Territory gained -- Alexander's great empire -- Young leader: Alexander's birth -- Proud parents -- Earthquake in Ephesus -- Parties in Pella -- Strike in Thrace -- Defeating the Maedi and Greeks -- New king: Death of Philip -- Appointment of Alexander -- Respecting the father -- Gordian knot -- Battle of Issus: Battles in Cilicia -- War against Darius -- Fortress of Tyre -- Son of a god -- Battle of Gaugamela: Darius and Alexander meet again -- War elephants -- War chariots -- Hephaestion is wounded -- Darius escapes -- Burning of the Great Palace -- Alexander in India: Hindu Kush -- Chasing Bessus -- Attack of Sogdian Rock -- Alexander marries -- Raja Porus -- Death of Bucephalus -- Final years: After Porus -- Army revolt -- King is wounded -- Crossing the Gedrosian desert -- Mass wedding -- Death of Hephaestion -- Death of Alexander -- Timeline and did you know? -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
1100874
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780769646947
Lccn
2006047360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, col. map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1100874
  • (OCoLC)69594103
Label
The life of Alexander the Great, by Nicholas Saunders
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: Tunbridge Wells, Kent : ticktock Media, 2006
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the scene: Alexander's rise to power -- Major battles -- Territory gained -- Alexander's great empire -- Young leader: Alexander's birth -- Proud parents -- Earthquake in Ephesus -- Parties in Pella -- Strike in Thrace -- Defeating the Maedi and Greeks -- New king: Death of Philip -- Appointment of Alexander -- Respecting the father -- Gordian knot -- Battle of Issus: Battles in Cilicia -- War against Darius -- Fortress of Tyre -- Son of a god -- Battle of Gaugamela: Darius and Alexander meet again -- War elephants -- War chariots -- Hephaestion is wounded -- Darius escapes -- Burning of the Great Palace -- Alexander in India: Hindu Kush -- Chasing Bessus -- Attack of Sogdian Rock -- Alexander marries -- Raja Porus -- Death of Bucephalus -- Final years: After Porus -- Army revolt -- King is wounded -- Crossing the Gedrosian desert -- Mass wedding -- Death of Hephaestion -- Death of Alexander -- Timeline and did you know? -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
1100874
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780769646947
Lccn
2006047360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly color illustrations, col. map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1100874
  • (OCoLC)69594103

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