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Twelve Against the Gods

The Story of Adventure

by William Bolitho

1929. This book is intended to elucidate history somewhat, more to illustrate it, to honor without hypocrisy the deeds of men and women whose destiny was larger, if not deeper than our own. Above all to shake loose the perception of the adventurer in us and of us in the adventurer. Included are sketches on the following: Alexander the Great; Casano...
Publish Date
2018
September 24
Goodreads rating
3.77
ISBN
9781635765397
Tags
biographyhistoryreligion
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jul 29, 2016
It’s really quite good     source