alexander iii of macedon Basileus of Macedon, Hegemon of the Hellenic League, Shahanshah of Persia, Pharaoh of Egypt, Lord of Asia Alexander III of Macedon, commonly known as Alexander the Great, 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. He was undefeated in…
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Battle of Issus Wars of Alexander the Great 333 B Result Hellenic victory. Hellenic League Achaemenid Empire Greek mercenaries Commanders and leaders Alexander the Great-Darius iii Strength 40,850 in total: 13,000 peltasts, 22,000 heavy infantry, 5,850 cavalry 50-100,000 (modern sources) 250,000—600,000 (ancient sources) (See below) Casualties and losses 7,000 ~20,000
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The Battle of Issus occured in southern Anatolia, in Nov 333 BC between the Hellenic League led by Alexander the Great and the Achaemenid Persia, lead by Darius III, in the second great battle of Alexanders conquest of Asia. The invading troops defeated Persia.
BATTLE of ISSUS Alexander battling Darius at the Battle of Issus (Naples National Archaeological Museum) The Battle of Issus occurred in southern Anatolia, in November 333 BC between the Hellenic League led by Alexander the Great and the Achaemenid Persia, led by Darius III, in the second great battle of Alexander's conquest of Asia. The invading Macedonian troops defeated Persia. After the Hellenic League soundly defeated the Persian satraps of Asia Minor (led by the Greek mercenary…
The Battle of Issus occurred in southern Anatolia, in November 333 BC. It was fought between the Hellenic League led by Alexander the Great and Achaemenid Persia, led by Darius III. It was the second great battle of Alexander's conquest of Asia following the battle of the Granicus. The invading Greek troops defeated Persia and continued their march through the Middle East, into Egypt, then Persia itself and to Afghanistan and India beyond.