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Alexander of Macedonia

Robin Lane Fox

Alexander the Great is the most famous king and conqueror known in the ancient world. In his lifetime, he was given honors equal to those of the gods. After his death, he became a legend and the “Alexander Romance” became the best-selling fiction of the medieval world. Esteemed Professor Robin Lane Fox has made the study of Alexander of Macedon the focus of his brilliant career. In these lectures, Professor Fox answers questions about Alexander that have percolated throughout history: Why did Alexander succeed? What was he like? How did he change the world and its history?

Alexander the Great is the most famous king and conqueror known in the ancient world. In his lifetime, he was given honors equal to those of the gods. After his death, he became a legend and the “Alexander Romance” became the best-selling fiction of the medieval world. Esteemed Professor Robin Lane Fox has made the study of Alexander of Macedon the focus of his brilliant career. In these lectures, Professor Fox answers questions about Alexander that have percolated throughout history: Why did Alexander succeed? What was he like? How did he change the world and its history?
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Alexander the Great is the most famous king and conqueror known in the ancient world. In his lifetime, he was given honors equal to those of the gods. After his death, he became a legend and the “Alexander Romance” became the best-selling fiction of the medieval world. Esteemed Professor Robin Lane Fox has made the study of Alexander of Macedon the focus of his brilliant career. In these lectures, Professor Fox answers questions about Alexander that have percolated throughout history: Why did Alexander succeed? What was he like? How did he change the world and its history?

Language:

English

Length:

8h 15m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:38


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

39:11


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

34:00


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

36:08


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

36:24


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

37:10


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

35:23


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

30:37


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

36:35


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

34:23


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

34:11


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

33:54


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

34:59


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

34:40


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

35:22


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:37