Search - List of Books by Steven Pressfield

Steven Pressfield (born September 1943 in Port of Spain, Trinidad) is an American novelist and author of screenplays, principally of military historical fiction set in classical antiquity. His historical fiction is well-researched, but for the sake of dramatic flow, Pressfield may alter some details, like the sequence of events, or make use of jarring contemporary terms and place names, his stated aim being an attempt to capture the spirit of the times.

To enhance his readers' immersion in ancient times, Pressfield typically writes his novels from the point of view of the characters involved. For instance, The Virtues of War is told from the first-person perspective of Alexander.

His epic novel Gates of Fire is required reading at the U.S. Military Academy and the Virginia Military Institute, and according to the L.A. Times, "has achieved cult status among Marines."

Pressfield served in the United States Marine Corps in the 1960s, and later graduated from Duke University.

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Total Books: 100
The Knowledge A Too Close To True Novel
2016 - The Knowledge a Too Close to True Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936891474
ISBN-10: 1936891476
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Nobody Wants to Read Your Sht Why That Is and What You Can Do About It
2016 - Nobody Wants to Read Your Sht Why That Is and What You Can Do About It (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936891498
ISBN-10: 1936891492
Genre: Self-Help
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The War of Art Winning the Inner Creative Battle
2015 - The War of Art Winning the Inner Creative Battle (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781501260629
ISBN-10: 1501260626
Genre: Self-Help
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The Lion's Gate On the Front Lines of the Six Day War
2015 - The Lion's Gate on the Front Lines of the Six Day War (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781595231192
ISBN-10: 1595231196
Genre: History
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Do the Work Overcome Resistance and Get Out of Your Own Way
2015 - Do the Work Overcome Resistance and Get Out of Your Own Way (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781936891375
ISBN-10: 1936891379
Genres: Reference, Self-Help
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Do the Work
2014 - Do the Work (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781491513491
ISBN-10: 1491513497
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Self-Help
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The Authentic Swing Notes from the Writing of a First Novel
2013 - The Authentic Swing Notes From the Writing of a First Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936891139
ISBN-10: 1936891131
Genre: Self-Help
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Turning Pro Tap Your Inner Power and Create Your Life's Work
2012 - Turning Pro Tap Your Inner Power and Create Your Life's Work (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936891030
ISBN-10: 1936891034
Genre: Self-Help
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The Profession A Thriller
2012 - The Profession a Thriller (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780767931175
ISBN-10: 0767931173
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The War of Art Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles
The Warrior Ethos
2011 - The Warrior Ethos (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781936891009
ISBN-10: 193689100X
Genre: History
  • Currently 5/5 Stars.
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Killing Rommel
2009 - Killing Rommel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780767926164
ISBN-10: 0767926161
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Las puertas de fuego / Gates of Fire
2008 - Las Puertas De Fuego / Gates of Fire [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9788497938327
ISBN-10: 8497938321
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Afghan Campaign
2008 - The Afghan Campaign (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780553817973
ISBN-10: 0553817973
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Uccidete Rommel
2008 - Uccidete Rommel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9788817022057
ISBN-10: 8817022055
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Conquista De Alejandro Magno
2006 - Conquista De Alejandro Magno (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780307350183
ISBN-10: 0307350185
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Alexander
2005 - Alexander (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780553814354
ISBN-10: 0553814354
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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The Virtues of War  A Novel of Alexander the Great
2005 - The VIrtues of War a Novel of Alexander the Great (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780553382051
ISBN-10: 0553382055
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Gates of Fire  An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae
2005 - Gates of Fire an Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780553383683
ISBN-10: 055338368X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4.3/5 Stars.
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La Conquista De Alejandro Magno / The Virtues of War
2005 - La Conquista De Alejandro Magno / the VIrtues of War [Novela Historica / Historic Novel - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9788425339035
ISBN-10: 8425339030
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Sparta
2004 - Sparta (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783442457069
ISBN-10: 3442457068
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2003 - Las Ultimas Amazonas [Novela His] (Hardcover)
2003 - Vientos De Guerra/ Tides of War [Biblioteca Steven Pressfield/ Steven Pressfield Library] (Paperback)Paperback
2002 - The Legend of Bagger Vance [Paragon Softcover Large Print Books] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
A Porta Dos Lees [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)