Alexander the Great

Ancient Greece

Macedonia Conquers Greece

In 359 BC Philip II became king. His first five years of serving as king he spent fighting off invaders . Also, the leaders of Athens knew Philip II were targeting them. As a result, the armies of Athens and its chief ally Thebes were easily defeated by the Macedonians. Knowing this they made Philip II there leader.

Facts

Alex lived in Babylon, Asia. Alexander when he was king he was fighting off invaders. He was trained by Aristotle, he was a great philosopher. He also was a great leader and taught many people. He became king and that was a major reward for Alex. Some of his references were Aristotle, and Philip II, his father and he was in the throne before him.

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