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Alexander the Great. Alexander the Great . Born in 356 B.C.E. Living until 323 B.C.E. Alexander the Great. The king of Macedonia Alexander was born in Pella, Macedonia. Under his rule the Greek city-states were united. Alexander the Great. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great Born in 356 B.C.E.Living until 323 B.C.E

Alexander the GreatThe king of Macedonia Alexander was born in Pella, Macedonia. Under his rule the Greek city-states were united.

Alexander the GreatAlexander was a great leader and tactician bringing Rome together he destroyed Thebes to scare others into submission reassuring everyone feared his army he conquered Alexander conquered theAchaemenid Persian Empire, including Anatolia,Syria, Phoenicia, Judea, Gaza, Egypt, Bactria, and Mesopotamia, and extended the boundaries of his own empire as far as Punjab, India.Alexanders EmpireAlexander conquered a huge amount of land starting in Macedonia moving to Egypt and expanding onward.

Alexander the GreatAlexander the Great coming out of Macedonia defeats the Persian emperor and brings the word of Greek fulfillment to all of his territories.

Alexanders AchievementsAlexander changed the world, but not through his accomplishments on the battlefield. Alexander carried the ideas of the Greeks and their love of learning throughout his empire. He founded the great city of Alexandria, which became a center of learning and culture in Egypt. A library in Alexandria housed the accumulated knowledge of the Greeks.

Alexanders stone bustA stone bust of Alexander's face.

Alexanders ConquestThe areas Alexander took control of taking him on his path to becoming one of the greatest conquerors and leaders of all time.

MLA Citations"Map of Alexander the Great - Decisive Battles (Bible History Online)."Map of Alexander the Great. N.p., n.d. Web. 24 Jan. 2013. ."Alexander the Great Biography."Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 24 Jan. 2013. http://www.biography.com/people/alexander-the-great-9180468"Alexander the Great."Alexander the Great. N.p., n.d. Web. 24 Jan. 2013.