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The Resource Fire from heaven, Mary Renault

Fire from heaven, Mary Renault

Label
Fire from heaven
Title
Fire from heaven
Statement of responsibility
Mary Renault
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During his first twenty years of life, Alexander the Great is torn between admiration, hatred, and love for his father, asserts his independence from his mother's jealous love, is tutored by Aristotle, and becomes king of Macedon
Member of
Summary
Aristotle influences the young Alexander, along with Alexander's friend and lover, his mother, and others before the death of his father, Philip of Macedonia
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
051714
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-1983
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Renault, Mary
Dewey number
823.912
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Alexander the Great trilogy (Mary Renault)
Series volume
0001
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  • Alexander
  • Greece
  • Philip
  • Macedonia
  • Kings and rulers
  • Generals
  • Alexander
  • Philip
  • Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
  • Generals
  • Kings and rulers
  • Europe
  • Greece
Target audience
adult
Label
Fire from heaven, Mary Renault
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50755128
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2nd Vintage Books ed.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9780375726828
Lccn
2002282848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)50755128
Label
Fire from heaven, Mary Renault
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50755128
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2nd Vintage Books ed.
Extent
375 pages
Isbn
9780375726828
Lccn
2002282848
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)50755128

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