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Alexander the Great.  The Alexander Mosaic, dating from circa 100 BC, is a Roman floor mosaic originally from the House of the Faun in Pompeii. It depicts a battle between the armies of Alexander the Great and Darius III of Persia and measures 2.72 x 5.13m (8 ft 11in x 16 ft 9in).The original is preserved in the Naples National Archaeological Museum. The mosaic is believed to be a copy of an early 3rd century BC Hellenistic painting, possibly by Philoxenos of Eretria.

Battle of Issus 333 BC - Detail of the Alexander Mosaic, representing Alexander the Great on his horse Bucephalus, from the House of the Faun, Pompeii.

Persepolis - Iran. Founded c500 BC, Persopolis was the capital of the Achaemenian Empire. It was sacked by Alexander the Great in 330 BC, after which it declined and was abandoned. The ruined city survives on a vast platform with doorways, columns and flights of steps. Bas reliefs show trees and other plants.

Founded BC, Persopolis was the capital of the Achaemenian Empire. It was sacked by Alexander the Great in 330 BC, after which it declined and was abandoned.

Statue of Alexander the Great | Istanbul Archaeology Museum | Istanbul Archaeology Museum

Alexander the of Alexander in Istanbul Archaeology Museum. - Ancient king of Macedonia in northern Greece. Born in Pella, up to 16 years have been made in any of his mentor Aristotle. 30 years old, he has created one of the largest empire in history

Tesoros en Alejandría del palacio de Cleopatra

12 Monumentos mas misteriosos del mundo

7 submerged wonders of the world. Alexandria Egypt, the City of Alexander the Great and what are believed to be the royal headquarters of Cleopatra. It is believed an earthquake over 1500 years ago was responsible for casting this into the sea

Alexandrite: ALEXANDRITE is more rare than diamond. It is one of only a couple color change gemstones! This means it actually changes color in different light! It is found in Russia, Brazil, India, and a few other locations. Alexandrite that is found in different places have different color's and color changes. Originally found in Russia and supposibly named after Alexander the Great, Russian. Alex from Russia changes from from blue/green to purple!

Alexandrite: ALEXANDRITE is more rare than diamond. It is one of only a couple color change gemstones! This means it actually changes color in different light! It is found in Russia, Brazil, India, and a few other locations. Alexandrite that is found in d

Slide 18 of 21: Upon returning from his expedition in India, in 325 BC, Alexander the Great brought great satisfaction to Kalanos, a Hindu ascetic who was returning to Europe with him. The old man requested to be killed, as he was exhausted. On the stake, before dying, Kalanos told Alexander the Great they would see each other again in Babylon. The Greek king hadn't planned on going to Babylon at the time... Yet, Alexander did end up dying in Babylon, two years later, at the age of 32.

Slide 18 of 21: Upon returning from his expedition in India, in 325 BC, Alexander the Great brought great satisfaction to Kalanos, a Hindu ascetic who was returning to Europe with him. The old man requested to be killed, as he was exhausted. On the stake, before dying, Kalanos told Alexander the Great they would see each other again in Babylon. The Greek king hadn't planned on going to Babylon at the time... Yet, Alexander did end up dying in Babylon, two years later, at the age of 32.

An archaeologist displays a gold tiara engraved with a lion's head and other animals found at the Bulgarian tomb. It is part of an incredible and historically-significant find...linked to Alexander the Great

A golden discovery: Bulgarian archaeologists discover astonishing artefacts 'linked to Alexander the Great' in vast network of tombs

Touching history- Golden Discovery : An archaeologist displays a gold tiara engraved with a lion's head and other animals found at the Bulgarian tomb. It is part of an incredible and historically-significant haul linked to Alexander the Great

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A Lasting Impression - Tamera Alexander, really excited! my mom just got this book for me, can't wait to read it!

Novartis drug GilenyaR shows long-term efficacy and safety according to new data from extension of phase III head-to-head study

Defense officials defend "Great Green Fleet" cost

Austrian bus driver returns half a million dollars found in bag

History of Iran    Darius The Great  Darius I, Darrioush in Persian, also known as Darayarahush

Iran Chamber Society: History of Iran: Darius The Great _ King of Persia B.

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