Early Times: West Meets East

For Middle and Early High School 

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Early Times: West Meets East

For Middle and Early High School 

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191 pages

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Alexander the Great was one of the most brilliant and charismatic heroes of the ancient world. He likened himself to Achilles, the legendary warrior of Homeric tradition, and he loved to quote passages about him fromThe Iliad. He was also very curious. As he traveled from Greece across Asia and parts of Africa on his military campaigns, he took every opportunity to study the local flora and fauna as well as