Alexander the Great: An Introduction

This piece of writing is an Introduction to the History of Alexander the Great. I hopefully want to write more about him, he is a very interesting person!


Alexander the Great, who was also known as Alexander III of Macedon, was an accomplished military leader as well as the king of the Northern Ancient Grecian state of Macedon. He was born in the capitol of Macedon, Pella, in the month of July the the year 356 B.C. In the year of 336 B.C. he inherited the kingdom of Macedon from his brother, who was assassinated.1) One of Alexander's first conquests were those of Persia, to continue his father's legacy.2) As we know today, his conquest was successfully and he eventually conquered the entire Grecian continent.3)

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