In Pella the Capital of MacedoniaII. Parentsa. King Philip the II 1. later divorced Olympus2. Alexander ran away after Divorce 337B. C.
b. Olympus a Princess of EpiruIII. Youth and Teenage Yearsa. Aristotle was his Tutor1. He taught him about Greek art, philosophy, poetry, and science. 2.
loved homerb. brought up as a crown prince1. When his father divorced his mom he ran away until his father wasassassinatedIV. He is ascended to the throne, June 336 BCa. Disposed of all conspirators and domestic enemies by having them executedb.
Soon as he ascended he found himself threatened by rebellionV. Began War Against Persiaa. 35,000 men went to war1. His first battle was against 40,000 people on the Persia side2. They defeated Persiab.
All the states of Asia Minor Submitted to him after this battle1. only 110 people died in his first battleVI. Larger Battlesa. fought against Seria1. Commanded by King Darius the III2.
His 40,000 troops against there 500,000b. He defeated Darius1. Darius ran away after the Battle2. He left him wife and children to be Alexanders slavesVII Largest Battlea. Met King Darius the third again1.
They fought in Babylon OCT. 1 331 BC2. Alexander had 40,000 men, Darius had over a million menb. Darius fled again but was executed by his own GeneralsVIII Reason For Successa.
well trained1. when his men fought he was right with there in the front with them This caused there moral to be large2. He was Skillful with unfamiliar tactics of war such as the chariot, elephantsand circling the Enemyb. patientIX Was his conquering gooda. Yes it lead to Christianity by bringing everybody togetherb.
It was good 1. He let there countries just become one2. Everybody associated with each other there was no one race or bad people anymoreX His Marriage a. He married a Persian who was Dariuses daughter1. 80 of his Generals married Persian ladies to 2.
This made it so everybody wanted to be togetherb. Before that he had married a Sogdian Princess, Roxanne XI His Deatha. He died 323B. C.
in Babylon of a Feverb. Some people say he was poisoned1. He died undefeatedXII His Future Hopesa. he had hoped to conquer more up1.
He had planned to invade Arabiab. he could of conquered more even the whole continents of Asia and Europe. XIII Generalization on Alexander Himselfa. He was a Alcoholic1. He killed one of his best friends while he was drunkb.
He was Patient1. His patience was the key to his success2. His patience is the key that lets him be ranked higher than Napoleon and Hitlerc. he governed everybody fairly1.
He had a great Empire that he Governed fairly and honorable2. He was Skillful at statecraft3. His main Concern was to keep his Empire Functioning4. He during his conquering brought the Persians and Greeks into one Empire5. To satisfy the Persians he let most of there customs carry on .