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Prime Directive (Ptolemaios Saga #1)
by Alexander Geiger (Goodreads Author)
Take a book that whisks you back in time to the 4th century B.C. and introduces you to a memorable cast of characters - some famous, some obscure - who found themselves at the center of the epic contest between Greeks and Persians that would determine the course of Western Civilization over the next 21/2 millennia; stir in a heady mix of intrigue, assassination, war, and ...more
Paperback, 432 pages
Published May 15th 2013 by Ptolemaois Publishing & Entertainment LLC
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The title of the book, an allusion to the time-traveling rules constructed in Star Trek, immediately lets the reader know that this is a time travel book, and that something will be changed during the course of the plot of the story. The reader is immediately taken back to the ancient world, as seen through the eyes of an unnamed time traveler who has come back to the time of Philip II of Macedon's time to observe the course of history. He, the time traveler, chooses to observe a Dionysian ...more
Alexander Geiger is an accomplished writer, raconteur, lawyer, and amateur historian. Prime Directive is his first venture into historical fiction. He’s a graduate of Princeton University and Cornell Law School.More about Alexander Geiger...