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Mystery of Alexander the Great's death solved? Ruler was 'killed by

Mystery of Alexander the Great's death solved? Ruler was 'killed by toxic wine' claim scientists - Science - News - The Independent

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Perdiccas

Perdiccas (d. 321 BCE) was one of Alexander the Great's commanders, and after his death, custodian of the treasury, regent over Philip III and Alexander IV, and commander of the royal army. When Alexander the Great crossed the Hellespont and threw his spear onto the shore of Asia Minor, he and his loyal army began a ten-year journey that would take them to the far reaches of Asia, amassing an empire unlike any that had existed before it. --AHE

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Alexander the Great

..........On his death bed, Alexander summoned his generals and told them his 3 final wishes: 1. The best doctors should carry his coffin 2. The wealth he has accumulated (money, gold, precious sto...

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Described as the 'Napoleon of the ancient world', Alexander the Great conquered most of the known world, before he died at the age of 33.What is not so well known, is that his mother believed her sons father was Ammon, an Egyptian form of the god Zeus and that he had entered her bed as a snake.

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The scrolls were written during a time of significant turmoil and strife between the Greek-influenced elite and the more traditional Jewish populations of Judea. From the time of Alexander the Great’s death to the fall of Masada at the hands of the Romans, a series of historic events would influence the authors of the scrolls and the population as a whole.

Alexander the Great

Alexander III of Macedon, known as Alexander the Great (21 July 356 BCE – 10 or 11 June 323 BCE), was the son of King Philip II of Macedon. He became king upon his father’s death in 336 BCE...

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