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Fire from Heaven


Alexander's beauty, strength, and defiance were apparent from birth, but his boyhood honed those gifts into the makings of a king. His mother, Olympias, and his father, King Philip of Macedon, fought each other for their son's loyalty, teaching Alexander politics and vengeance from the cradle. His love for the youth Hephaistion taught him trust, while Aristotle's tutoring provoked his mind and Homer's Iliad fueled his aspirations. Killing his first man in battle at the age of twelve, he became regent at sixteen and ...

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Fire from Heaven
2003, Cornerstone

ISBN-13: 9780099463474

Revised edition

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Fire from Heaven
2002, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780375726828

2nd edition

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Fire from Heaven
1977, Vintage Books USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780394722917

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Fire from Heaven
1973, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140032222

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Fire from Heaven
1970, Longman Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780582101340

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Fire from Heaven
1969, Pantheon Books

ISBN-13: 9780394424927


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