TITLE

ALEXANDER THE GREAT

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Bryan
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Junior Scholastic;10/31/2005, Vol. 108 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the life history of Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia. INSET: THINK ABOUT IT.
ACCESSION #
18777451

 

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