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Alexander III of Macedon, also known as Alexander the Great, was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece...

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House of the Golden Bracelet: a mural depicting the marriage of Alexander the Great to Barsine (Stateira) in 324 BC. The couple are apparently dressed as Ares & Aphrodite

The 5 Most Titanic Military Rivalries of the Ancient World: Alexander of Macedon and Memnon of Rhodes -

shiningjasmin: shiningjasmin King Alexander of Macedon leads to war knights. Code Armenian illuminated, XIV century. Library of St. Lazarus of the Armenians, Venice, Italy. (ms. 424, c.89v).

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Alexander of Macedon 356-323 B.C.: A Historical Biography: Peter Green: 9780520071667: Books

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27 JANUARY, 2017 KERRY SULLIVAN The Romance of Alexand Alexander, the Military Genius The man who would come to be known as ‘Great’ is Alexander III of Macedon. He is believed to have been born on July 20, 356 BC and to have died on June 10, 323 BC, one month shy of his 33rd birthday. A gifted young prince he became “cavalry commander at age eighteen, king at twenty, conqueror of the Persian Empire at twenty-six, [and] explorer of the Indian frontier at thirty” ( Staff, 2009).

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