Foreword Reviews

Cyrus the Great

Conqueror, Liberator, Anointed One

2020 INDIES Winner
Silver, Biography (Adult Nonfiction)

For myriad reasons, King Cyrus II, founder of the Achaemenid Persian Empire, is one of the most compelling figures of ancient history. Stephen Dando-Collins’s expert biography, "Cyrus the Great", combines ancient and modern sources for its excellent retelling of the Persian leader’s life and... Read More