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Who was Alexander the Great?

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What did Alexander the Great have?

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King Darius of Persia was the foreign one. Alexander was his own  worst enemy with his erratic behaviour surfacing when he was not  fully engaged in a military campaign.

Why was Alexander great?

Because he was a great conqueror Alexander the Great also known as Alexander III of Macedon (Greek: Αλέξανδρος Γ' ο Μακεδών) was an ancient Greek king (Β

Why Was Alexander Called Alexander The Great?

Alexander the Great earned the sobriquet of "Great" through boththe magnitude and the timing of his conquests, as well as throughhis ruling vision for the conquered area. Neve

Why is Alexander the great known as Alexander the great?

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Why is Alexander known as Alexander the great?

Because he conquered a lot of major cities and towns, and was a very intelligent and accomplished man. he was also a great leader and tamed a wild horse when he was young.

Who is Alexander the Great?

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Who was Alexander and why was he called Alexander the great?

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Was Alexander the Great a conscious promoter of Greek civilization or a egomaniac drunk with a lust for conquest?

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