The Golden Mean: A Novel of Aristotle and Alexander the Great

The Golden Mean: A Novel of Aristotle and Alexander the Great

Annabel Lyon


Keenly clever and brilliantly rendered, The Golden suggest is a daring reimagining of 1 of history’s such a lot interesting relationships—that among the mythical thinker Aristotle and his most renowned scholar, Alexander the nice.
 
Aristotle is in the beginning reluctant to put aside his personal goals with the intention to train the rebellious son of his boyhood good friend, Philip of Macedon. nonetheless, the thinker quickly realizes that educating this fascinating, mind-blowing, and infrequently frightening teen is a need amid the ever extra sinister intrigues of Philip’s court docket. yet as Alexander grows older and turns into a guy who will remodel the area for larger or for worse, Aristotle, like several instructor, ponders his personal culpability.

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The Golden Mean: A Novel of Aristotle and Alexander the Great