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By Andrew Levkoff

ISBN-10: 0983910154

ISBN-13: 9780983910152

"No first-class soul is exempt from a mix of madness." - Aristotle

At 19, they chained Alexandros to the great tail of a successful Roman military marching domestic; only one extra morsel between hundreds of thousands for a urban consistently hungry for an additional assisting of slaves. 30 years later, he rides on the head of 7 legions beside his grasp and benefactor. Marcus Licinius Crassus is a guy bent upon a warfare of revenge. Alexandros will do something to prevent him.

From the Historical Novel Society review:  "Readers needn't learn the 1st quantity so as to take pleasure in this present one, and Roman background buffs can be capable of wager the form of the hot book's plot: Crassus, financier, doting father and husband, disgruntled triumvir, and would-be conqueror of the East. Levkoff has Alexander the slave at his master's part via virtually every little thing, with no ever sentimentalizing his slave prestige (Crassus may possibly like Alexander, yet he's additionally speedy to threaten floggings while he's in a foul temper) or filling the personality with inconceivable braveries."

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