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The Resource Alexander the Great rocks the world, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Terry Naughton

Alexander the Great rocks the world, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Terry Naughton

Label
Alexander the Great rocks the world
Title
Alexander the Great rocks the world
Statement of responsibility
by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Terry Naughton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Sixteen-year-old Alexander was left in charge of Macedon when his father, the king, went on a business trip. When a barbarian tribe attacked Macedon, Alexander led the army against them, and won! By 18, Alexander was named a general of the army; at 20 he ruled all of Ancient Greece; at 25 he had conquered most of ancient Persia. By 32, he was really King of the World!
Summary
Describes the life and accomplishments of the military ruler who conquered ancient Persia and Egypt and united many cultures with one ruler, one language, and one currency
Tone
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
203604
Cataloging source
JLGCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shecter, Vicky
Dewey number
  • 938/.07/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 and up
Interest level
MG
LC call number
DF234
LC item number
.S5 2006
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
900
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
PerformerNote
Illustrated by Terry Naughton
Reading level
6.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Naughton, Terry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Alexander
  • Macedonian Expansion (Greece : 359-323 B.C.)
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Generals
  • Kings and rulers
  • Greece
  • Generals
  • Greece
  • Greece
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Alexander the Great rocks the world, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Terry Naughton
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0709/2007270942.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 126-127) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Superman of the ancient world -- Wild and crazy family -- Greek boy wonder -- School of hard knocks -- Teenage Grecian heroic warrior -- "Ready or not, here I come!" -- Egypt and the final face-off -- Can't we all just get along? -- Game over -- Beginning of he end -- hero -- or monster? -- Endnotes and quote attributions -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm63178503
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781581960457
Lccn
2007270942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781581960457
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)63178503
Label
Alexander the Great rocks the world, by Vicky Alvear Shecter ; illustrated by Terry Naughton
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy0709/2007270942.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 126-127) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Superman of the ancient world -- Wild and crazy family -- Greek boy wonder -- School of hard knocks -- Teenage Grecian heroic warrior -- "Ready or not, here I come!" -- Egypt and the final face-off -- Can't we all just get along? -- Game over -- Beginning of he end -- hero -- or monster? -- Endnotes and quote attributions -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
ocm63178503
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781581960457
Lccn
2007270942
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781581960457
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)63178503

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