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Alexander the Great’s Conquest of the Persian Empire

Alexander the Great, also known as Alexander III or Alexander of Macedonia (356-323 BCE), overthrew the Persian empire, carried Macedonian arms to India, and laid the foundations for the Hellenistic world of territorial kingdoms. Alexander the Great fought three major battles against the Persian Empire: the fight of Granicus, the battle of Issus, and the ...

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The Battle of the Granicus