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Alexander the Great (356–323 BCE)

  • By: David Deverick
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

King of Macedonia

Alexander the Great was king of the ancient dynasty of Macedonia in northern Greece. Alexander built the largest empire to that time in the world by conquering Asia Minor (the peninsula forming the western extremity of Asia), Persia (Iran), ...

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