Alexander of Macedon and his mother Olympias of Epirus.  The sculpture of these two Greeks is part of a series of sculptures in the Schonbrunn Garden at Schonbrunn Palace in #Vienna, #Austria

Alexander of Macedon and his mother Olympias of Epirus. The sculpture of these two Greeks is part of a series of sculptures in the Schonbrunn Garden at Schonbrunn Palace in #Vienna, #Austria

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

Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king in Greece

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

The 5 Most Titanic Military Rivalries of the Ancient World:  Alexander of Macedon and Memnon of Rhodes - https://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/alexander-of-macedon-and-memnon-of-rhodes.html

The 5 Most Titanic Military Rivalries of the Ancient World: Alexander of Macedon and Memnon of Rhodes - https://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/alexander-of-macedon-and-memnon-of-rhodes.html

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).

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).

Princely diadem of the 12th century with the scene of Alexander of Macedon's ascension. Gold, pearl, vitreous enamel. The Museum of Historical Treasuries of the Ukrainian SSR.

Princely diadem of the 12th century with the scene of Alexander of Macedon's ascension. Gold, pearl, vitreous enamel. The Museum of Historical Treasuries of the Ukrainian SSR.

Detail of 'Alexander Sarcophagus'. Though it is called the Alexander Sarcophagus, in fact, it does not belong to Alexander the Great. It is thought to be the sarcophagus of Abdalonymus, the king of Sidon. I Istanbul Archaeology Museum

Detail of 'Alexander Sarcophagus'. Though it is called the Alexander Sarcophagus, in fact, it does not belong to Alexander the Great. It is thought to be the sarcophagus of Abdalonymus, the king of Sidon. I Istanbul Archaeology Museum

porus-alexander  http://www.sanskritimagazine.com/history/failed-indian-invasion-by-alexander-of-macedon/

porus-alexander http://www.sanskritimagazine.com/history/failed-indian-invasion-by-alexander-of-macedon/

Alexander III of Macedon (20/21 July 356 – 10/11 June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great (Greek: Ἀλέξανδρος ὁ Μέγας, Aléxandros ho Mégasiii[›] from the Greek αλέξω alexo "to defend, help" + ανήρ aner "man"), was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until the age of 16. By the age of thirty, he had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from the Ionian Sea to the Himalayas.

Alexander III of Macedon (20/21 July 356 – 10/11 June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great (Greek: Ἀλέξανδρος ὁ Μέγας, Aléxandros ho Mégasiii[›] from the Greek αλέξω alexo "to defend, help" + ανήρ aner "man"), was a king of Macedon, a state in northern ancient Greece. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander was tutored by Aristotle until the age of 16. By the age of thirty, he had created one of the largest empires of the ancient world, stretching from the Ionian Sea to the Himalayas.

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