The Resource Virtues of war : A Novel of Alexander the Great., Steven Pressfield, (electronic resource)

Virtues of war : A Novel of Alexander the Great., Steven Pressfield, (electronic resource)

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Virtues of war : A Novel of Alexander the Great.
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Virtues of war
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A Novel of Alexander the Great.
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Steven Pressfield
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BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Steven Pressfield's The Profession. I have always been a soldier. I have known no other life. So begins Alexander's extraordinary confession on the eve of his greatest crisis of leadership. By turns heroic and calculating, compassionate and utterly merciless, Alexander recounts with a warrior's unflinching eye for detail the blood, the terror, and the tactics of his greatest battlefield victories. Whether surviving his father's brutal assassination, presiding over a massacre, or weeping at the death of a beloved comrade-in-arms, Alexander never denies the hard realities of the code by which he lives: the virtues of war. But as much as he was feared by his enemies, he was loved and revered by his friends, his generals, and the men who followed him into battle. Often outnumbered, never outfought, Alexander conquered every enemy the world stood against him--but the one he never saw coming. . .
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Virtues of war : A Novel of Alexander the Great., Steven Pressfield, (electronic resource)
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Virtues of war : A Novel of Alexander the Great., Steven Pressfield, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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text
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txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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ODN0000069208
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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BFF17104-B981-4284-92C0-79EC572563DC

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