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Alexander the Great – The Prelude

One of the most inspirational lives for me is that of Alexander the Great. I had heard of him in my schooldays, as we had studied about the Greek civilization. 422 more words

Alexander The Great

Modeling Alexander's Victories with Risk Pieces: Using Games to Teach Ancient Military History

I have long been a fan of Classics and classical history, and though I ply my trade as a Homerist, I have been fascinated with ancient battles and military tactics. 1,543 more words


Spoils of Olympus

An unusual era is tackled well by a new author in this engaging read. Set in an era about which I have some knowledge but am far from ‘knowledgeable’, this is a tale of the aftermath of the death of Alexander the Great and the jostling for position of his varied successors, told from the point of view of a young recruit. 470 more words


Intolerant Hellenism: Alexander the Accursed

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Alexander the Great is one of the best known generals and conquerors in history. He created an empire that extended from Macedon to Northwest India that included Egypt in Africa. 2,787 more words


Patton's Past lives, Bill O'Reilly.

“Patton is convinced that he was a soldier and a great general in his many past lives. He once stood shoulder to shoulder with Alexander the Great and Napoleon. 162 more words

7 most horrible events from the ancient world

Human history is full of important, prominent and fateful events. Many of these events changed the course of history and significantly affected the destiny of many individuals, nations, countries, continents and humanity in general. 544 more words