And the men who commit these crimes, especially their leader, assure themselves that this is admirable, this is glory- it resembles Caesar and Alexander the Great
and is therefore good.
Was not a bowl of wine the cause of the demise of Alexander the Great
, or, at least, does not Dr.
Second are the romances which, battered salvage from a greater past, retell in strangely altered romantic fashion the great stories of classical antiquity, mainly the achievements of Alexander the Great
and the tragic fortunes of Troy.
There is a mythical story of a wonderful speaking-trumpet possessed by Alexander the Great
, by which he could call a soldier who was ten miles distant; but there was probably no substitute for the human voice except flags and beacon-fires, or any faster method of travel than the gait of a horse or a camel across ungraded plains.
Spirits in the shapes of ALEXANDER THE GREAT
, of his Paramour, of DARIUS, and of HELEN.
Amitay's bibliographical citations are sometimes erratic: Eugene Borza edited and annotated, but did not translate, Ulrich Wilcken's Alexander the Great
[New York: Norton, 1967]; George Chatterton Richards published his translation of Wilcken in 1932.
Alexander the Great
, ruler of the ancient Greek kingdom of Macedonia, led a military campaign throughout the Middle East and parts of Asia.
His triumphant treks across Persian territories made him known as Alexander the Great
The tomb, measuring 500 meters (a third of a mile) in circumference and dug into a 30-meter (100-foot) high hill in Amphipolis, northern Greece, contains sculptures of sphinxes and caryatids, intricate mosaics and coins featuring the face of Alexander the Great
it might house the remains of Alexander the Great
, whose final
The Alexander The Great
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Another thesis is that the tomb does hold the bodies of Roxana and her son but not of Alexander the Great