Alexander the Great

Ancient Civilizations Facts

Bizarre Facts About Ancient Civilizations

When Alexander the Great met with the ancient civilization of the Celts, he hoped they’d show their fear of him, but he was dead wrong.
July 22, 2024 Miles Brucker
Cyrus the Great Facts

Ruthless Facts About Cyrus The Great, Father Of The Persian Empire

Cyrus the Great built an empire unlike the world had ever seen—but when fate finally caught up to him, it was unspeakably brutal.
June 17, 2024 Kyle Climans
Warrior King Facts

Chilling Facts About The Dark History Of Warrior Kings

Not all kings lounge in lavish palaces while letting soldiers do the dirty work. These warrior kings got into the muck and did it themselves.
June 11, 2024 Jamie Hayes
Queen Olympias Facts

Sinister Facts About Queen Olympias, Mother Of Kings

Queen Olympias Facts. Queen Olympias was the most famous wife of a great king and the mother to Alexander the Great—and yet, that’s just the beginning.
June 11, 2024 Kyle Climans
Alexander the Great in Afghanistan

Unwilling To Stop And Unwilling To Go On: Alexander The Great's Afghan Campaign

Alexander the Great was a fearless warrior—but few know about the campaign that nearly brought him to his knees and left him a paranoid shell of a man.
January 25, 2024 Jamie Hayes


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