Alcetas I of Epirus 6. Roisman, Joseph, ed. From Pamphylia onwards the coast held no major ports and Alexander moved inland.
The Search for Alexander. They went on to occupy the city of Elateaonly a few days' march from both Athens and Thebes. Main article: Indian campaign of Alexander the Great.
The Theban resistance was ineffective, and Alexander razed the city and divided its territory between the other Boeotian cities. However, Arrianwho used Ptolemy as a source, said that Alexander crossed with more than 5, horse and 30, foot; Diodorus quoted the same totals, but listed 5, horse and 32, foot.
When "his engineers pointed out to him that because of the height of the mound it would be impossible As for the Macedonians, however, their struggle with Porus blunted their courage and stayed their further advance into India. The Greek Experience. Arrian and Plutarch claimed that Alexander was speechless iranian sex in the city of athens in Lexington this point, implying that this was an apocryphal story.
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This so irritated Alexander, that throwing one of the cups at his head, "You villain," said he, "what, am I then a bastard? Olympias had Cleopatra Eurydice and Europa, her daughter by Philip, burned alive. He founded some twenty cities that bore his name , most notably Alexandria in Egypt.
Even by Macedonian standards he was very short, though stocky and tough. He appears to have believed himself a deity, or at least sought to deify himself. Amyntas III of Macedon.