Alexander the God?

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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 206 (July 2005), p. 32-39

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Alexander the Great was a formidable military commander, conqueror of the Persian Empire, but what motivated the warlord? What pushed him ever onwards to greater victories? Tim Newark argues that Alexander believed himself a god and this gave him the necessary inspiration to conquer half the known world