Alexander the good can't be fooled...
Paul Doherty writes an unputdownable Greek secret of experience and intrigue in A homicide in Thebes. ideal for fanatics of Gary Corby and Margaret Doody.
Never attempt to idiot Alexander the Great... or betray him. The Thebans attempted, and he burned their nice urban to the floor. yet he left the temple of Oedipus untouched, hoping to procure the mythical crown inside of. Politically, the sacred crown can give him divine prestige. Privately, it's going to strengthen his ego... much more. essentially, it might kill him. until, after all, he discovers the traditional mystery of crossing the pits of fireplace and toxic snakes surrounding it.
But as Alexander calls in his shrewdpermanent Hebrew neighbors Miriam and Simeon to assist, he faces one other baffling puzzle. An outdated soldier, by myself inside of a locked room and protected through a ferocious puppy, has been murdered. yet how? The clues element to a traitor between Alexander's males. Now, amid the agonies of battle and the ashes of Thebes, Alexander wishes solutions, and speedy, ahead of his personal existence turns into simply one other Greek tragedy....
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A Murder in Thebes (Alexander the Great Mysteries, Book 2): A gripping mystery from Ancient Greece