Battle of Issus

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  • Elsa Bouchard (University of Montreal)

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This victory of Alexander the Great against the Persian king Darius III allowed the Macedonian army to occupy Syria and Phoenicia.

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Bouchard, Elsa. "Battle of Issus". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=11284, accessed 21 April 2014.]