Alexander The Great

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Αλέξανδρος ο Μέγας, Βασιλεύς Μακεδόνων. Γεννήθηκε στην Πέλλα της Μακεδονίας τον Ιούλιο του 356 π.Χ.. Γονείς του ήταν ο βασιλιάς Φίλιππος Β' της Μακεδονίας και η πριγκίπισσα Ολυμπιάδα της Ηπείρου. Πέθανε στην Βαβυλώνα, στο παλάτι του Ναβουχοδονόσορα Β' στις 10 Ιουνίου του 323 π.Χ., σε ηλικία 32 ετών και 11 μηνών.Ο Αλέξανδρος, ολοκλήρωσε την ενοποίηση των αυτόνομων ελληνικών πόλεων-κρατών της εποχής, και κατέκτησε σχεδόν όλο τον γνωστό τότε κόσμο (Μικρά Ασία, Περσία, Αίγυπτο κλπ), φτάνοντας στις παρυφές της Ινδίας.

Alexander the Great, King of Macedon. Born in Pella in Macedonia, Greece in July 356 BC.His parents were King Philip II of Macedon and Princess Olympias of Epirus. He died in Babylon, in the palace of Nebuchadnezzar II on June 10, 323 BC.Alexander completed the integration of autonomous Greek city-states of the era, and conquered almost the entire known world (Asia Minor, Persia, Egypt, etc.), reaching the fringes of India. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AlexandertheGreat

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Goldfoto on May 8, 2013

Great night sight to the monument from Alexanter the great in your town...Thank you for your visit in my gallery and the nice comments!...like+fav...Many Greetings and best wishes from Germany to Edessa!

Jimli on May 8, 2013

My warm appreciation Goldphoto for your visit, wonderful comment and YsL!
Friendly regards to you, Jim.

Carlo M. Dimhofen on May 23, 2013

Beautiful night shot.

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Best regards,

Michael

Jimli on May 23, 2013

Many thanks for the visit, comments and L12 dear friend Michael!
Best wishes, Jim.

Dr.Azzouqa on August 25, 2013

Excellent composition.

LIKE + YS.

Best wishes from Jordan.

Mustafa

John J Slovinec, Sr on December 1, 2013

A gorgeous night capture of the statue of Alexander the Great!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Like * Greetings, John

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