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Plumbing the Accuracy of 'Alexander'

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Plumbing the Accuracy of 'Alexander'

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Plumbing the Accuracy of 'Alexander'

Plumbing the Accuracy of 'Alexander'

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Director Oliver Stone's upcoming film Alexander stars Colin Farrell as the great conqueror. NPR's Robert Siegel talks with Daniel Mendelsohn, lecturer in the classics at Princeton University, about the film's accuracy and the man's life.