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World Book Day’s 10 Minute Story Sharing: Dominic Sandbrook

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World Book Day’s 10 Minute Story Sharing: Dominic Sandbrook

In this video, Dominic Sandbrook reads from his book, Alexander the Great from his Adventures in Time book series.

‘His mind was clear. It was time to go east. Time to march into Asia, to confront the Persians and to meet his destiny…’

Alexander has one, wild dream: to rule the world. And with his childhood friends and his beloved horse Bucephalas, he sets out from his home in Ancient Greece to do just that. With historian Dominic Sandbrook as our guide, join Alexander on his incredible journey through the deserts of Egypt and over the snow-capped mountains of Persia all the way to India, defeating all who stand in his way. For anything is possible with the help of the gods…

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