Achievements of King Alexander BY Cosae Pace 6th Grade
In 336 BC , King Alexanders father Philip was assassinated at his daughters wedding. His 20 year old son Alexander took the Throne. Many wondered if such a young man was ready to take control of Macedonia.
Alexander was ready to become king.He had been tutored by the finest Greek scholars and trained in the Macedonian army. He continued his fathers plan of creating an empire.
Before Alexander could attack Persia, the Greek city state of Thebes rebelled. Alexander destroyed the city. Nest Alexander Moved his troops to Anatolia, where he attacked and defeated Persian forces.
In the next three armies, eastward to conquer parts of Central Asia. Alexander urged his armies