all ebooks in category: Historical Greek Biographies (5)

Alice: Princess Andrew of Greece
English | March 28, 2002 | ISBN: 0312288867, 0312302398 | EPUB | 496 pages | 1.2 MB

"In 1953, at the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, Princess Alice was dressed from head to foot in a long gray dress and a gray …

Cockleshell Commando: The Memoirs of Bill Sparks [Repost]
English | October 20, 2008 | ISBN: 0850529298 | 224 pages | EPUB | 8.79 Mb

One of only two survivors of the famous Cockleshell Hero raid, Bill Sparks' war and postwar career has never before been told in full. In …

Soldier, Priest, and God: A Life of Alexander the Great
English | December 13, 2018 | ISBN: 0190875348 | PDF | 424 pages | 17.7 MB

Whatever we may think of Alexander–whether Great or only lucky, a civilizer or a sociopath–most people do not regard him as a religious leader. And …

Galula: The Life and Writings of the French Officer Who Defined the Art of Counterinsurgency
English | August 3, 2012 | ISBN: 1440800499 | EPUB | 347 pages | 3.1 MB

This comprehensive analytical biography is the definitive work on the life and writings of history's most significant counterinsurgency doctrinaire, David Galula, elucidating the context for …

Callimachus (Ancients in Action)
English | 2019 | ISBN: 1474254853 | 146 Pages | PDF | 1.37 MB

Callimachus was one of the most important Greek poets, and can also be one of the most rewarding to read. He was a pivotal figure …