038 – Alexander the Great

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: Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them…or so Shakespeare tells us. But which case does Alexander–King of Macedonia from 356-323 B.C.–fall into? Maybe all three! In this episode about the life and conquest of Alexander the Great, find out how a 19-year old prodigy led the Greek world to cultural and military supremacy over the empires of Asia.

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