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By Tom Holt

This can be the tale of 2 amazing males, one among whom conquered empires with obvious ease and one in all whom struggled with the daily difficulties of a small provincial city. the 1st was once Alexander the good, the second one, Euxenus, thinker and show to the younger Alexander. it's the tale of 2 males whose paths crossed in simple terms in short, yet whose come upon replaced either their lives—and the process history.

Paperback: 465 pages
Publisher: Little, Brown booklet staff; New Ed variation (May 1, 2000)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0349113157
ISBN-13: 978-0349113159

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