March 30, 2016

Life Of Alexander The Great #53 – The Opis Mutiny

  STILL IN 324 BCE… Alexander reaches Opis (located about 50 miles (80 km) north of modern Baghdad) where he adds 30,000 Eastern troops to his […]
March 18, 2016
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Life Of Alexander The Great #52 – The Marriage At Susa

  IN 324 BCE, Alexander volunteered 91 of his senior men – and himself – to marry Persian princesses at a huge mass wedding ceremony in […]
March 11, 2016

Life Of Alexander The Great #51 – The Exiles Decree

Nearchus shows up unexpectedly and Alexander barely recognises him. Alexander makes plans to invade Arabia. Then he heads back to Persepolis for the first time in six […]
March 4, 2016

Life Of Alexander The Great #50 – Ian Worthington

Our very special guest today is Ian Worthington, Curators' Professor, Adjunct Professor of Classical Studies at the University of Missouri and author of one of our […]