Alexander iii (late july, 356 bc–june 10, 323 bc), commonly known in the west as alexander the great or alexander of macedon, in greek template:polytonic (megas alexandros), king of macedon (336 bc-323 bc), was one of the most successful military commanders of the ancient world. Robin lane fox's accessible and erudite life of alexander the great searches through the mass of conflicting evidence and legend to focus on the living actuality of the man and his experience--'it is tempting', he concludes, 'to see in alexander the romantic's complex nature for the first time in greek history' beautifully written perceptive and fluent, it is a superb example of historical. Alexander the great fought the battle at issus soon after the battle at the granicus like his father philip, the glory-seeking alexander aimed to conquer the persian empire although greatly outnumbered, alexander was a better tactician the battle was bloody, alexander suffered a thigh wound, and. This book tells the story of the life of alexander the great in a way that is accessible, easy to understand, interesting and educational it describes the time around alexander's birth, his teenage years, his succession to the throne, when he was just 20. Alexander the great at war is wrote by ruth sheppard release on 2008 by , this book has 256 page count that attach valuable information with easy reading structure.
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- alexander the great born late july 356 bc in pella, macedonia died june,10 323 bc in the palace of nabukodonossor, babylon alexandros iii philippou makedonon, (alexander the great, alexander iii of macedon), king of macedonia, was born in july 356 bc in pella, macedonia. Alexander the great free essay, term paper and book report alexander the great, a patient and often devious man had never struck without careful planning the youthful, headstrong alexander liked to settle problems by immediate action. Alexander the great is the towering hero of the classical world: a fearless general, the conqueror of the persians, and the visionary ruler of a vast empire best book on alexander i have read yet but, as advertised, it is only best for those who already know the story and stories of alexanders life and accomplishments comment report.