Pressfield brings his magisterial touch to the story of the colossus of the ancient world: Alexander the Great.
Steven Pressfield is the author of the novels The Legend of Bagger Vance, Gates of Fire, Tides of War and Last of the Amazons. He lives in California.
"'Wonderfully-imagined...Richly atmospheric, stunningly graphic, intense and extraordinary'" * NELSON DEMILLE * "'A cracking, fast-paced contemporary re-telling of the legend that is Alexander ... Pressfield brings him alive for the modern audience with the verve and skill with which he conjured the heroes of Thermopylae in Gates of Fire.'" * MANDA SCOTT * "'If you want to know what it might have felt like to ride into battle with Alexander, read this striking book...blends a scholar's accuracy and a novelist's eye.'" * BARRY STRAUSS, author of Salamis * "'Pressfield has tackled a subject worthy of his enormous talent...and triumphed again.'" * STEPHEN COONTS * "'Deeply researched, dashingly written...this is a a terrific performance'" * INDEPENDENT *