#108 – The Colossus Of Rhodes

To show how grateful they were to Ptolemy, the Rhodians created a new cult to worship him as a saviour god. Demetrius got a new title out of the campaign too – Poliorcetes “the Besieger”.
To celebrate their victory, the Rhodians also built one of the seven wonders of the ancient world – the Colossus of Rhodes.

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#107 – Antigonus Attacks Egypt

Antigonus and Demetrius attack Ptolemy in Egypt with 80,000 infantry, 8,000 cavalry and 83 elephants marching by land from Syria, while 150 warships with another 40,000 men followed them by sea. When that doesn’t go well, Demetrius decides to lay siege to the island of Rhodes.

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