Alexander the Great and the Macedonian Empire | The Turning Point - Issus and Tyre (Lecture 13)

First published at 14:22 UTC on January 26th, 2021.

Lecture 13: In spring 333 B.C., Alexander seized the initiative when he captured the Cilician Gates and crossed the Taurus mountains that cut off Anatolia from the Near East. The Macedonian army occupied Cilicia, a fertile littoral in southeastern A…

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