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By Debra Skelton,Pamela Dell

From the age of 20 till his loss of life at 32, Alexander the nice and his armies from Greece swept throughout an unlimited area that integrated Persia, Asia Minor, Syria, and Egypt. finally ruling an empire that stretched nearly 2 million sq. miles throughout 3 continents, Alexander revolutionized the best way used to be waged and prolonged the effect of classical Greek tradition a long way past the borders of Greece and his local Macedonia. "Empire of Alexander the nice, Revised variation" seems at what made Alexander a super army tactician and a charismatic chief. It additionally explores what the jap global realized via touch with Alexander, and what Alexander dropped at the West from the Persian Empire. Connections in our personal international to Alexander's empire contain the legend of the Gordian knot, pearls, the Egyptian city of Alexandria, and the Septuagint, the 1st translation of the Torah from Hebrew.

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