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Philip of Macedon Philip II of Macedonia Biography

Philip of Macedon Philip II of Macedonia Biography | History | Scoop.it
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This source is based upon Phillip II or also known as Phillip of Macedon. As seen in the title of the webpage it covers Phillip's biography however also more than initial does entailed. This source is critical to learning about ancient times as it also gives decisive insight into how Phillip overcame what looked like the end of his state due to overwhelming odds. It is vital for his victory revolutionised war tactics in which aspects can still be seen in modern warfare.

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Ethan Lam's comment, May 5, 2013 6:33 AM
How effective was Philip II as a leader of Macedonia and what were his major achievements?
Ethan Lam's comment, May 5, 2013 6:52 AM
How did Philip II reorganise the Macedonian army and give three example of the changes he made ?
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BBC - History - Alexander the Great

BBC - History - Alexander the Great | History | Scoop.it
Read a biography about Alexander the Great from his early life to becoming a military leader. How did he change the nature of the ancient world?
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BBC History has presented through a short extract on this web page how Alexander III successor to the throne carried on the legacy that his father before him Phillip the second had left for him. It is a vital part of ancient history as it presents that largest empire known to ancient time as a result of two powerful leaders and how Alexander became the benchmark to what all leaders would be measured upon for his skill at such a young age.

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Ethan Lam's comment, May 5, 2013 7:26 AM
During his reign as king, Alexander the Great extended the Macedonian Empire. How far did this Empire extend and how many cities did he establish?
Ethan Lam's comment, May 5, 2013 7:27 AM
Alexander the Great led his army to many victories across the Persian territories. Name three of these territories?