By Nicholas Sekunda
Upon the assassination of his father King Philip II in the summertime of 336 BC - whereas planning for an invasion of Persia - Alexander took over the reigns of strength of a now united Greece. whilst he led his mixed Macedonian and Greek military into Asia a 12 months later he begun the best occupation of army conquest in global heritage. In 11 brief years he overcame the may of the Persian Empire and campaigned around the face of the identified international. during this blend of 2 of Osprey's so much winning titles, Men-at-Arms 148 the military of Alexander the good and crusade 7 Alexander 334-323 BC: Conquest of the Persian Empire, eminent students of the Classical international - Nick Sekunda and John Warry - describe intimately the make up of Alexander's military, and the process his epic campaigns.
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Alexander the Great: His Armies and Campaigns 334-323 BC by Nicholas Sekunda