Alexander the Great by Nick Hunter

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I always had to watch my back. I didn’t know whom to trust. Peace was a lot more difficult than war. e People often ask me what makes a great general. I believ it’s important to listen to those around you but, once a decision is taken, I always act ruthlessly. I had to kill some of my most trusted generals when they questioned my authority. Moan ng Ma edo ans I tried to get the Macedonians and Persians to mingbutle. Many of my closest companions married Persians, end, most of the Macedonians were not convinced.

Many of my closest companions married Persians, end, most of the Macedonians were not convinced. In the I told my army to go home if they didn’t like it. I was staying in Asia. “Some of the [soldiers] brought a litter to carry the king ... but he refused it and ordered that his horse be brought alongside. ” Alexander was injured fighting in India, but did not want to show any weakness to his army. 34 I was a powerful leader and conquered many lands. 35 Back o Babylon When I reached the city of Babylon, with its beautiful gardens, I didn’t really believe my conquering days were over.

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