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Colossus

Colossus

Author: Alexander Cole
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Alexander the Great rests in Babylon as he decides which should be his next world to conquer. A war elephant, Colossus, disturbs the peace of the camp when he is provoked to a killing rampage. Only one young mahout has the courage to stop Colossus. And when Alexander notices his bravery, Gajendra begins a meteoric climb through the ranks of the Macedonian army. Gajendra is fiercely loyal to Alexander, the great General who plucked him from obscurity. But as he rises to become Captain of the Elephants, Gajendra sees how Alexander is being corrupted by luxury and power. Forced to choose between keeping faith with Alexander or with his comrades, Gajendra must find the strength to make the right decision as Alexander's army approaches the gates of Rome.

Author description

Alexander Cole was born in London and has worked as a journalist and as a scriptwriter in radio and television. He travels widely to research his novels. He currently lives in Barcelona.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780857891150
  • : Atlantic Books
  • : Atlantic Books
  • : January 2014
  • : 234mm X 156mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : January 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 823.92
  • : Alexander Cole
  • : 400
  • : 400
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback
  • : 823.92