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Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king under a massive mound in Greece Archaeologists have uncovered what could be the grave of Alexander the Great at a site near ancient Amphipolis, 370 miles north of Athens Site archaeologist Aikaterini Peristeri has voiced hopes of finding 'a significant individual or individuals' within

Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king in Greece

Have archaeologists discovered the grave of Alexander the Great? Experts find enormous marble tomb fit for a king under a massive mound in Greece Archaeologists have uncovered what could be the grave of Alexander the Great.

Is Alexander the Great Greek?

Is Alexander the Great Greek?

Roman marble bust of Alexander the great BCE), copied from a Greek statue by Eufranor; Alexander the Great BC – 323 BC) was perhaps the greatest military commander of all time.

Xerxes I, Old Persian Khshayarsha, byname Xerxes the Great   (born c. 519 bce—died 465, Persepolis, Iran), Persian king (486–465 bce), the son and successor of Darius I. He is best known for his massive invasion of Greece from across the Hellespont (480 bce), a campaign marked by the battles of Thermopylae, Salamis, and Plataea. His ultimate defeat spelled the beginning of the decline of the Achaemenian Empire.

Writing Assignment 1: Greco-Persian War

Xerxes I - son of Darius, Emperor of the Persian Empire. He launches the Greco-Persian War in 480 BCE in an attempt to conquer the Greek city-states. Despite leading an army of some men he is unable to defeat the small armies of the Greeks.

Alexander The Great

Alexander the Great//Alexander III of Macedon July 356 BC – June 323 BC), commonly known as Alexander the Great//Born: 20 or 21 July 356 BC, Pella, Macedon//Died: 10 or 11 June 323 BC (aged Babylon

Ptolemy I Soter   Paris, Musée du Louvre, August 2012  Marble bust of Ptolemy I Soter, former general of Alexander the Great and founder of the Ptolemaic Dynasty, which ruled Egypt for almost three centuries.  MR 457. Graeco-Roman Period, Ptolemaic Dynasty (3rd Century BCE). Marble. 18th-century restorations by Augustin Pajou.

Ptolemy I Soter (The savior): Marble bust of the former general of Alexander the Great and founder of the Egyptian Ptolemaic dynasty of Macedonian Greeks

cotilleando:  Young Princess Sophia of Greece, now Queen Sofia of Spain

Young Princess Sophia of Greece (born now Queen Sofia of Spain wearing the Prussian or Hellenic Tiara

Demosthenes (384–322 BC) was a prominent Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens. His orations constitute a significant expression of contemporary Athenian intellectual prowess and provide an insight into the politics and culture of ancient Greece during the 4th century BC. ,  For a time, Demosthenes made his living as a professional speech-writer (logographer) and a lawyer, writing speeches for use in private legal suits.

Demosthenes BC) was a prominent Greek statesman and orator of ancient…

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