Lion of Macedon by David A. Gemmell

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Published by Century in London .

Written in English

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StatementDavid A. Gemmell.
SeriesA Legend book
The Physical Object
Paginationix,420p.
Number of Pages420
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15157750M
ISBN 100712634827
OCLC/WorldCa21975576

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May 15,  · Lion of Macedon (Greek Series, #1), David Gemmell Lion of Macedon is a historic fantasy novel by English author David Gemmell. Lion of Macedon book First published init and its sequel, Dark Prince, follow the career of a fictionalized version of the Macedonian general Parmenion/5.

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May 17,  · The book tells the story of a brilliant Mercenary General named Parmenian and his glorious rise to power. World: It's war-torn Ancient Greece, with some magic in the form of 'Seeing' the future, and battling foul creatures from Hades on the Astral Plane/5(50).

Dec 27,  · Lion of Macedon is a historical heroic fantasy novel. Set in and around ancient Greece, it follows Parmenion, a half Spartan, half Macedonian warrior.

Forced to leave Sparta where he was considered Lion of Macedon book half blood and outcast, he studies under the Spartan general Xenephon, and eventually becomes a great Strategos (general) sought after by many nations/5(10).

Dec 27,  · About Lion of Macedon Over and again, the aged seeress Tamis scried all the possible tomorrows. In every one, dark forces threatened Greece; terrible evil was poised to reenter the world.

The future held only one hope: a half-caste Spartan boy, Parmenion. The Lion of Macedonia addresses the least known part of his life, his childhood and adolescence.

By combining the few known facts and legends with aspects of daily life in the ancient world, the author portrays a believable account of Alexander's upbringing.

Lion Lion of Macedon book Macedon is a historic fantasy novel written by English author David Gemmell.

It is the first of two books following the character Parmenion. The book was first published in The sequel, Dark Prince, was published in Parmenion is a Spartan in training but faces prejudice and violence due to his parents being both Macedonian and Spartan and the influences of a sorceress who seeks to.

Parmenion, the Lion of Macedon - a lone hero in search of salvation and instead finding destiny. Alexander, the Dark Prince - a child who will become Alexander, founder of the greatest empire the world has ever known. He will conquer all, save for the Chaos Spirit, the.

Description: LION OF MACEDON He is Parmenion. A hated outsider, he must fight the hardened heroes of Sparta. But he will survive. Dark forces have marked out his destiny as the most fearsome warlord the world has known.

Sep 01,  · A book filled of action, passion, betrayal, and love, Lion of Macedon has become, without doubt, a jewel worth reading for all Gemmell, and fantasy fans. The book portraits the life of Parmenion "The Death of Nations", a man who is constantly manipulated by Fate and the seeress Tamis.5/5(5).

Lion of Macedon: Greek Series, Book 1 Audiobook – Unabridged David Gemmell (Author), Peter Kenny (Narrator), Little, Brown Book Group (Publisher) & 0 more See all 6 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsManufacturer: Little, Brown Book Group.

Lion of Macedon is Gemmell’s 10th book. It is the first book in Gemmell’s Greek Series (comprised of Lion of Macedon and Dark Prince). I haven’t read Dark Prince, but Lion of Macedon stands alone as a ekodeniz.com of Macedon follows Parmenion, a real life Greek general about whose early life little is known/5(1).

Lion of Macedon is a historical heroic fantasy novel. Set in and around ancient Greece, it follows Parmenion, a half Spartan, half Macedonian warrior. Forced to leave Sparta where he was considered a half blood and outcast, he studies under the Spartan general Xenephon, and eventually becomes a great Strategos (general) sought after by many 4/5(3).

Dark forces have marked out his destiny as the most fearsome warlord Greece has ever known. For he will become the Lion of Macedon - and will reshape the glory of Greece before he faces the wrath of hell Novels by David Gemmell The Drenai series Legend The King Beyond the Gate Waylander Quest For Lost Heroes Waylander II: In the Realm of the Wolf The First Chronicles of Druss the Legend Jon.

Jun 08,  · Lion of Macedon - Ebook written by David Gemmell. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Lion of Macedon/5(13). Jan 27,  · Lion of Macedon by David Gemmell book review.

His battle descriptions are the best I have read. Aug 13, Dean rated it really liked it. Because of dqvid half-barbarian heritage, he is something of an outcast when we meet him as a fifteen year old boy in the harsh, near brutal training Spartan boys were put through.

Publication Order of Lion Of Macedon Books. Lion of Macedon () Dark Prince () Publication Order of Hawk Queen Books. The Ironhand's Daughter () The Hawk Eternal () Publication Order of Rigante Books.

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Lion of Macedon by David Gemmell starting at $ Lion of Macedon has 5 available editions to buy at Alibris. Sep 26,  · Once more British author David Gemmell has triumphed with a brilliant piece of historical fiction/fantasy, Lion of Macedon. Gemmell made his name with the Drenai series, novels set in a world roughly similar to late Antiquity or the early Middle Ages.

These follow the fortunes of the Greek-like people known as the Drenai over a Author: Turmarion. This page is a comprehensive list of the works of David Gemmell. Two of Gemmell's Drenai books have been adapted into graphic novels, with text by Stan Nicholls. Parmenion, the Lion of Macedon - a lone hero in search of salvation and instead finding destiny.

Alexander, the Dark Prince - a child who will become Alexander, founder of the greatest empire the world has ever known. He will conquer all, save for the Chaos Spirit, the immortal evil that dwells in his soul.

― David Gemmell, quote from Lion of Macedon “A servant brought them food and watered wine, and Parmenion sat and listened as Xenophon told of the March to the Sea and the evils that beset the Greeks. He outlined his strategies and his successes, but. Jun 23,  · As a relative newcomer to David Gemmell, with my first books being the Troy series, I'm trying to read as much of his works as I can.

The Lion of Macedon is a great story, from first page to the end the story grips you and the words come alive as you read them/5(74). Jan 18,  · David Gemmell's "Lion of Macedon" is a great epic fantasy novel set in ancient Greece. It chronicles the life of Parmenion: an aspiring tactician who is.

Get this from a library. Lion of Macedon. [David Gemmell] -- His name is Parmenion. Despised by Spartans and Macedonians alike, he must fight for his place in the world. Yet he will survive. Dark forces have marked out his destiny as the most fearsome warlord.

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Lion of Macedon Publisher's Summary His name is Parmenion. Despised by Spartans and Macedonians alike, he must fight for his place in the world. Yet he will survive. Get this from a library. Lion of Macedon. [David Gemmell] -- A half-caste Spartan boy is raised to be a warrior by the seeress Tamis to foil the plot of a Dark God.

Lion of Macedon is based on Greek mythology with Parmenion being the main protagonist, his development from a lowly half-Spartan into "The Death of Nations". The story is full of magic, strategies and tragedy, the complete story spans just two books, this one and the sequel Dark Prince, which features a semi-possessed Alexander the Great.4/5(8).

Lion of Macedon delivers everything it promises: a muscular and expertly plotted adventure, a real feeling for Ancient Greece, its myths and politics. All in all, a wonderful excursion back to the Age of Heroes (ROBERT HOLDSTOCK)Reviews: Feb 10,  · Lion of Macedon by David Gemmell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Lion of Macedon: David Gemmell: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(K). Characters: Like most books by David Gemmell, this is an excellent character study of what makes a man great. This book has great historical and fantasy stories woven together - I really enjoyed Lion of Macedon until the last few chapters.

Characters: Like most books by David Gemmell, this is an excellent character study of what makes a man great. The Stones of Power series by David Gemmell consists of seven books set in three widely-separated time periods: two in Ancient Greece; two in Dark Age Europe, featuring the people who became mythologised as King Arthur and his knights; and three featuring The Gunslinger Jon Shannow in a Wild West-style post-apocalypse wasteland.

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Publication: Lion of Macedon You are not logged in. If you create a free account and sign in, you will be able to customize what is displayed. And finally his fate led him to the service of Philip of ekodeniz.com Tamis had foreseen, Parmenion's destiny was tied to the Dark God, to Philip, and to the yet-unborn Alexander.

All. May 28,  · No I loved them as much as I love every other Gemmill book. I especially loved Lion Of Macedon because it made me want to read more Historical Fiction (I consider it sort of historical fiction) and I wound up reading the Warlord Chronicles by Bernard Cornwell which are an amazing set of books.

Feb 01,  · Dark Prince This is a very well written sequel to The The Lion of Macedon. I loved the fact that it pick up pretty much where the first book left off.

David built the characters up even more and made me feel like I was a part of the story.5/5(5). David Gemmell was born in London, England, the United Kingdom august 01, of the year and has passed away on July 28, He was a former journalist and a newspaper editor, and best known as the bestselling author of Heroic ekodeniz.comg up in a tough urban area on west London where he was born, the British author experienced many vicissitudes in his life: raised alone by his mother.Lion of Macedon Series, Book 1 · Lion of Macedon by David Gemmell.

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It's tied for my favourite of his works with Dark Moon, however Lion of Macedon is a much richer and thorough story, the story feels immense with each of the locations and city states in Ancient Greece having their own unique cultures, the politics and shifting alliances are intriguing and his descriptions of the huge pitched battles are incredible.

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