Table of contents for Alexander the Great : a life in legend / Richard Stoneman.

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Contents
Preface
List of Abbreviations
List of Illustrations
Introduction
1. Nativity: Egyptian origins (356 BC)
2. Golden Vines, Golden Bowls and temples of Fire: the Persian Versions
3. Cities of Alexander: Jews and Arabs adopt the hero
4. The Marvels of India (329-326 BC)
5. 'How Much Land Does A Man Need?' Alexander's encounter with the Brahmans (326 BC)
6. Alexander as Inventor and Sage
7. Alexander among Women
8. The Search for Immortality
9. The Unclean Nations and the End of Time
10. Death in Babylon (323 BC)
11. Afterlife I: The Medieval Alexander
12. Afterlife II: Alexander the Greek
Epilogue
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Alexander, the Great, 356-323 B.C. -- Romances -- History and criticism.